Col. Lloyd Burke,74, who received the Medal of Honor in...

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June 08, 1999

Col. Lloyd Burke,74, who received the Medal of Honor in the Korean War for killing 100 Chinese communist soldiers in a 5 1/2-hour battle to capture a hill, died June 1 at his home in Hot Springs, Ark. Colonel Burke had just returned from ceremonies in Indianapolis on Memorial Day weekend, in which Medal of Honor winners were recognized.

Pub Date: 6/08/99

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