|Rank||Lieutenant Colonel U.S. Army|
|Date of Death||July 27 1950|
Korean Service Medal
National Defense Service Medal
Republic of Korea Presidential Unit Citation
Republic of Korea War Service Medal
United Nations Service Medal
Lieutenant Colonel Jackson was awarded 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.
Lieutenant Colonel Jackson was assigned to General MacArthur's staff in the Far East Command, Tokyo Japan. On July 27, 1950, He was killed in an aircraft crash near Oshima Island, Japan en route to Korea.