|Rank||Private First Class U.S. Army|
|Date of Death||August 3 1952|
Korean Service Medal
National Defense Service Medal
Republic of Korea Presidential Unit Citation
Republic of Korea War Service Medal
United Nations Service Medal
World War II Victory Medal
Private First Class Starkey was awarded the Korean Service Medal, the United Nations Service Medal, the National Defense Service Medal, the Korean Presidential Unit Citation, the Republic of Korea War Service Medal and the World War II Victory Medal.
Private First Class Starkey was a veteran of World War II. In Korea, he was a member of Battery D, 78th Anti-Aircraft (Automatic Weapons) Battalion. He died of other causes on August 3, 1952 near Chinnan-ni, South Korea.