For God and Country

​​​Martin County Veterans Memorial www.mcvm.org

BRANCH OF SERVICE: U.S. ARMY

FELLERSEN, OWEN H

BIOGRAPHY: Basic training at Ft.Ord, California. Shipped to Korea, spending 20 days in transit on the USS Randal and one week in Japan. Arrived in Korea, December of 1953. Was stationed with the 15thRegiment,3rd Army Division, north of Soul. Drove a jeep taking officers to different units. Later on was a company clerk serving the rest of my time in Korea. Discharged from Ft. Lewis, Washington. Awarded National Defense Service Medal, United Nations Service Medal, and the Korean Service Medal. Left service a PFC.

YEARS OF SERVICE: May 1953 to April 1955