|Ensign U.S. Navy
|Date of Death
|August 31 1951
National Defense Service Medal
Ensign Sutley was awarded the National Defense Service Medal.
Ensign Sutley was a crew member of a PB4Y-2S Privateer patrol bomber with Patrol Bomber Squadron 9 assigned to Naval Air Station Kodiak, Alaska. On August 21, 1951, his aircraft crashed on takeoff from Little Tanaga Island, Alaska killing 10 crew members.