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Wilburn Kirby Ross
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Wilburn K. Ross (right), being congratulated by President John F. Kennedy
Born (1922-05-12)May 12, 1922
Strunk, Kentucky
Died May 9, 2017(2017-05-09) (aged 94)
Tacoma, Washington
Allegiance United States of America
Service/branch United States Army
Rank Master Sergeant
Unit 2nd Battalion, 30th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Infantry Division

World War II

Korean War
Awards Medal of Honor

Wilburn Kirby Ross (May 12, 1922 – May 9, 2017) was a retired United States Army soldier. He is a recipient of the United States military's highest decoration—the Medal of Honor—for his actions in World War II.

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