Clarence J. Nickel
Born April 8, 1930
|Corporal, U.S. Army
Missing in Action - Presumed Dead
Died September 26, 1952 in Korea
|Corporal Kleinschmidt was a member of Company B, 7th Infantry Regiment,
3rd Infantry Division. He was listed as Missing in Action while fighting the enemy in
North Korea on September 26, 1952. He was presumed dead on December 31, 1953. Corporal
Kleinschmidt was awarded the Purple Heart, the Combat Infantryman's Badge, the Korean
Service Medal, the United Nations Service Medal and the National Defense Service Medal.
name is listed on the tablets of the missing at the Honolulu
Memorial within the American National Cemetery of the Pacific.