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Dodd, MAJ. Carl H. b. April 21, 1925 d. October 13, 1996 Korean War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served as a Second Lieutenant in Company E, 2nd Battalion, 5th Infantry Regiment, 24th Infantry Division, U.S. Army. On January 30-31, 1951, Second Lieutenant Dodd led a platoon on an attack to capture an enemy position at Hill 256, Near Subuk, Korea. He led his platoon forward over hazardous terrain under heavy small-arms, mortar and artillery fire from well-camouflaged enemy emplacements. He then single-handedly charged the first hostile...[Read More] (Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) Cumberland Memorial Gardens and Mausoleum, Lily, Laurel County, Kentucky, USA