PFC Dufresne, MIA since 1950,
returns home 63 years later !
PFC Norman P.Dufresne
enlisted in the U.S. Army on February 10th, 1948 and was discharged on
January 21st, 1950. He
re-enlisted on May 18th, 1950 with Company G, 2nd Battalion, 19th Infantry
Division when he went missing in Korea on July 30, 1950.
Mr. Dufresne was
awarded the Purple Heart Medal, Army Good Conduct Medal, National Defense
Service Medal, the Korean War Service Medal with one Bronze Service Star,
United States Service Medal, Republic of Korea – Korean War Service Medal,
Presidential Unit Citation, Republic of Korea Presidential Unit Citation and
the Combat Infantry Badge.