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Photo Credit: -Agence France-Presse photo

JEAN MARIE  DE PREMONVILLE

News Organization: AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE

Died: 1951

Location: SOUTH KOREA

War: KOREAN WAR (1950-1953)

Killed Feb. 12 by machine-gun fire while traveling with a raider patrol in central Korea. A veteran of the French Resistance during World War II, he had been wounded earlier in Korea. He was sent to Korea to succeed Maximilien Philomenko, an AFP correspondent killed earlier.