All American Awards & Engraving Soldier Spotlight: Henry Niederriter, Jr.

Henry Niederriter, Jr., a native of Knox, served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War.

Name: Henry Niederriter, Jr.

Born: 1932

Died: August 12, 1950

Hometown: Knox, Pa.

Branch: U.S. Army

Rank: Private

Private Niederriter was a member of Company C, 1st Battalion, 5th Infantry Regimental Combat Team.

He was Killed in Action while fighting the enemy near Pongam-ni, South Korea on August 12, 1950.

Private Niederriter was awarded the Purple Heart, the Combat Infantryman’s Badge, the Korean Service Medal, the United Nations Service Medal, the National Defense Service Medal, the Korean Presidential Unit Citation and the Republic of Korea War Service Medal.


All American Awards and Engraving is located on U.S. 322 in Shippenville. The company specializes in Embroidery, Screen Printing, all kinds of awards, trophies, engraving, unique gifts and more. As the company motto says, We can put “Almost Anything on Almost Everything”.

They can be found online at or or by calling toll free 1-877-402-9273 and ask for Jim Carroll.

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