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Lonzo B. Ledkins

Home of record: Alachua County Florida
Status: POW


Prisoner of War Medal

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Awarded for actions during the Korean War

Lonzo B. Ledkins (ASN: RA-14338526), United States Army, was held as a Prisoner of War after he was captured during the Korean War on 3 January 1951 and was held until his release on 27 August 1953 after the signing of the Armistice.

General Orders: NARA Database: Repatriated Korean Conflict Prisoners of War, 7/5/1950 - 10/6/1954

Action Date: January 3, 1951 - August 27, 1953

Service: Army

Division: Prisoner of War (Korean War)