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Wilburn Kirby Ross
Wilburn K Ross May 1963.jpg
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
Battles/wars

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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