Jack E. Worley

Korean War
Service #US55050173
RankPrivate First Class, U.S. Army
Unit9th Inf. 2nd Inf. Div.
Entered Service From
Date of DeathAugust 27, 1951
StatusMissing In Action
Memorialized Courts of the Missing
Court 8
Honolulu Memorial
Honolulu, United States

Purple Heart

The Purple Heart is awarded to members of the Armed Forces of the United States who after 5 April 1917 have been wounded or killed in action against an enemy of the United States or an opposing armed force, while serving with friendly foreign forces engaged in an armed conflict, as the result of acts of enemy or hostile opposing forces, as a result of terrorist attacks or attacks on peacekeeping forces since 28 March 1973, or by friendly fire in circumstance as described above.