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
Leonard Wesley Drummond
Corporal, U.S. Army, Korean War
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Service No.: 18265954
Born: 27 May 1931 at Williamson Co., TX 
Died: 30 Nov 1950
Age at time of loss: 19 years, 6 months, 3 days
Home of Record: Williamson Co., Texas
Attended: Class of 1948, Thrall High School, Thrall, Williamson Co., TX
Ship/Unit: 38th Field Artillery, 2nd Division
Casualty Type: Hostile, died of wounds
Cause of Death:
Soundex Code: D-655
Census: None available
Parents: S. W. Drummond and Viola Burnett Drummond
Paternal Grandparents: ____________ Drummond and ____________ Drummond
Maternal Grandparents: ____________ Burnett and ____________ Burnett
Burial: 4 Jan 1954, Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, VA, (Sec. MF, Site 31-5)
Arrangements: U.S. Government
Milam County War Memorial:
"1948 Thrall High School Graduate Killed in Korea" 
S. W. Drummond has been notified of the death of his son, Cpl. Leonard W. Drummond, killed in action in Korea.
Cpl. Drummond had been missing in action since November 20. He graduated from Thrall High School in 1948 and enlisted in the service at once. While in the service he had served in California and Washington, going overseas in June of this year. He was with the 38th Field Artillery of the Second Division.
The Drummond family lived at Thrall, but Mr. Drummond has recently moved to Rockdale. His wife died last April.
 Birth Certificate No. 44705, Williamson, Co., TX
 Rockdale Reporter, 4 Jan 1951, p. 1.
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