Wartime Locations: Iola, KS Fort Jackson, South Carolina
Wartime Service Dates: 10-28-03 - 5-22-05Dakota passed away on 5-22-05
Unit: 891st Iola Unit HQ CO
Accomplishments: Basic Training and 9 months later he graduated from Humboldt High School. Dakota made good friends that are still loyal to him, miss him and leave gifts on his grave. They built a cross that stands on the Neosho River Bridge on old Hwy. 169 north of Chanute, KS that says, "WE LOVE DAKOTA KARR".
Medals: Unarmed Combat Medal and a medal for shooting a rifle accurately.
Unit: Ship Company V-1 Div. Flight Deck Crew (Crash Crew)
Medals: Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal (Korea), Navy Good Conduct Medal, Meritoriour Unit Commendation Ribbon, National Defense Service Medal, Navy Unit Commendation Ribbon, Vietnam Service Medal with 1 Silver & 2 Bronze Stars, Republic of Vietnam Campaign Medal (foreign), Republic of Vietnam MUC Gallantry Cross (foreign), Navy Honorable Discharge Button (USN)