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Carlis J. Callahan

Date of death: MIA as a Prisoner of War (Korean War)
Home of record: Columbia Florida
Status: POW

Carlis Callahan was captured during the Korean War and interned as a Prisoner of War. He was not among those returned at the wars end, and is listed as Missing in Action. His remains have never been recovered.


Prisoner of War Medal

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Awarded for actions during the Korean War

Master Sergeant Carlis J. Callahan (ASN: RA-20420194), United States Army, was held as a Prisoner of War after he was captured on 2 November 1950 during the Korean War. He was unaccounted for after the war and is presumed to have died or been killed while in captivity.

General Orders: Defense Prisoner of War/Missing Personnel Office

Action Date: November 2, 1950 - MIA In Captivity

Service: Army

Rank: Master Sergeant

Division: Prisoner of War (Korean War)