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Korea with US 3rd Infantry Division
10th. May 1951 till 17th. July 1954
Service in Korea : Was heavy mortar servant in Heavy Weapons Company - Belgian Infantry Battalion (B.U.N.C.), as atttached unit of the 3rd US Infantry Divison, famed 3rd "Rock of Marne" Division. Also in 1st. Cav., then 8th. Cavalry Regiment, 12/11/1951 with 15th. Infantry Regiment (Reserve)(part of 3rd Division Infantry
)10th. May 1951 (22 y.o) : Enlisted as war volunteer for Korea. for a while at the Administrative Cy for the Battalion of reinforcement "Korea".
8 Nov. 1951 : 22 y.old - leaving Belgium, on board U.S.N.S. General J.H.Mc RAE for Japan
15 Dec. 1951 : arrival in Korea.
28 March 1951 : leaving Korea to go back home
10 May 1952 : new contract signed with the Army for a period of 3 years.
13 May 1952 : arrival in Belgium, 23 y. old.
14 May 1952 : at Center of Army Training, para-commanda Squad (Kaulille and Marche-Les-Dames)
2nd time in Korea
2nd contract in Korea as a war volunteer
30 July 1953 (25 y.o) : departure for Korea by plane.
12 August 1953 : arrival in Korea.
13 July 1954 : departure to go back home.
17 July 1954 : arrival in Belgium.
United Nations Service Medal.
War Medal of the Republic of Korea.
Médaille commémorative des Théâtres d'Opérations Extérieures avec barrette "Corée-Korea", le 26 mai 1952.
Médaille du Volontaire de Guerre avec barrette en bronze "Corée-Korea", Arrêté Royal N°2531 du 14 janvier 1954.
Médaille du Volontaire de Guerre Combattant avec barrette en argent "Corée-Korea", Arrêté Royal N°2579 du 9 février 1954.