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Remains of Sergeant Bailey Keeton, Jr. Returned to Tennessee After 65 Years

Wednesday, June 22, 2016 | 1:01pm

NASHVILLE – Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam and Department of Veterans Services Commissioner Many-Bears Grinder recognize the service and sacrifice of United States Army Sergeant Bailey Keeton, Jr. of Scott County who was presumably killed on December 2, 1950 during the Korean War, but whose remains had not been identified until 2015.  Keeton was assigned to “D” Company, 1st Battalion, 32nd Infantry Regiment of the 7th Infantry Division operating along the eastern banks of the Changjin (Chosin) Reservoir.  He was 20 years old at the time when he was listed missing in action. 

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