Milam County, Texas
Milam County, Texas: List of Honor --
Individuals Who Have Given Their Lives in the
Defense of Their Country from World War I through Vietnam
Ivy Otis Baccus  
Corporal, U.S. Army, Korean War
[NO PHOTOGRAPH FOUND]
Service No.: 18319795
Born: 26 Jan 1929 at Milam Co., Texas  - Note: U.S. Army has date of birth as: 26 Jan 1927
Died: 16 Jul 1950 
Age at time of loss: 21 years, 5 months, 21 days
Home of Record: Rockdale, Texas
Marital Status: Single
Attended: Rockdale High School, Rockdale, Texas
Entered Service: 23 Dec 1947
Ship/Unit: Co. F, 19th Infantry Regiment, 24th Infantry Division
Casualty Type: Hostile, killed-in-action
Cause of Death:
Soudex Code: B-220
Census: Not available
Parents: Walter Baccus and Lader Carroll Baccus
Brothers: Gordon Lucifer Baccus
Sisters: Amy Rae Baccus
Paternal Grandparents: George Lawrence Baccus and Alice __________ Baccus
Maternal Grandparents: ____________________ and ______________________
Burial: 27 Oct 1953, San Antonio National Cemetery, San Antonio, Texas (Sec. D, Grave 800A)
Milam County War Memorial:
"Pfc. Ivy Baccus Reported Missing in Korea Friday" 
Pfc. Ivy Baccus is the second Rockdale soldier to be reported missing in action in Korea.
The eldest son of Mrs. Vader Baccus of Rockdale, Pfc. Baccus has been reported missing in action since July 16. He was surviving with the 24th Division in Korea.
 Casey, p. 14.
 No Individual Deceased Personnel 293 File, U.S. Army Total Personnel Command Center, Alexandria, VA.
 Texas Dept. of Health Birth Certificate No. 176582; Milam Co., TX Birth Certificate vol. 16, p. 62
 No Texas Death Certificate found
 Rockdale Reporter, 7 Sep 1950, p. 1.
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