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Sgt Earnest Erman Rackley
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Birth: Aug. 28, 1928
Columbus County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Nov. 30, 1950, North Korea

Earnest E. Rackley
Columbus, North Carolina
Born 1928
Sergeant, U.S. Army
Service Number 14331658
Missing in Action - Presumed Dead
Died November 30, 1950 in Korea
Sergeant Rackley was a member of Company G, 2nd Battalion, 9th Infantry Regiment, 2nd Infantry Division. He was seriously Wounded in Action by the enemy in South Korea on September 1, 1950 and returned to duty on September 10, 1950. He was listed as Missing in Action while fighting the enemy in North Korea on November 30, 1950. He was presumed dead on December 31, 1953. His remains were not recovered. His name is inscribed on the Courts of the Missing at the Honolulu Memorial. Sergeant Rackley was awarded the Purple Heart with Oak Leaf Cluster, 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.
NC Birth Index

name: Earnest Erman Rackley
event: Birth
event date: 28 Aug 1928
event place: Columbus, North Carolina
other birth location: Bug Hill
father: Charlie Rackley 
Honolulu Memorial *
Honolulu County
Hawaii, USA
Plot: Courts of the Missing
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Created by: Elizabeth Olmstead
Record added: Dec 04, 2012
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Sgt Earnest Erman Rackley
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 Added: Dec. 4, 2012

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