Robert J. Jurkowski

Korean War
Service #16311211
RankSergeant U.S. Army
Date of DeathNovember 26 1950
Korean Service Medal
National Defense Service Medal
Purple Heart
Republic of Korea Presidential Unit Citation
Republic of Korea War Service Medal
United Nations Service Medal
Combat Infantryman Badge
Sergeant Jurkowski was awarded the Purple Heart, 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.
Sergeant Jurkowski was a member of the 9th Infantry Regiment, 2nd Infantry Division. He was Wounded in Action while fighting the enemy in Korea on November 26, 1950 and died of those wounds later that day.