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|Description:||Members of the 24th Infantry Division, first United States ground units to reach the front, go into action against North Korean forces at the village of Sojong-Ni, near Osan. At right is Private First Class Kenneth Shadrick, who was killed by enemy fire a few moments after this photo was made, thus becoming the first United States soldier to die in the Korean campaign.|
|Date:||July 5, 1950|
|Related Collection:||President's Secretary's Files|
|ARC Keywords:||Korean War, 1950-1953; Soldiers|
|HST Keywords:||Korean War - General File|
|People Pictured:||Shadrick, Kenneth|
|Rights:||Public Domain - This item is in the public domain and can be used freely without further permission.|
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Credit: Sgt. Charles R. Turnbull, United States Army.
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