Austin Semer Eberly

Korean War
Service #55303095
RankCorporal U.S. Army
Date of DeathJanuary 23 1954
Korean Service Medal
National Defense Service Medal
Republic of Korea Presidential Unit Citation
Republic of Korea War Service Medal
United Nations Service Medal
Combat Infantryman Badge
Corporal Eberly was awarded the Combat Infantryman 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.
Corporal Eberly was a member of Company M, 3rd Battalion, 19th Infantry Regiment, 24th Infantry Division. On January 23, 1954, he suffocated when he choked on a piece of meat lodged in his windpipe at Koje-do, Korea.