Private Hurley Boyd Rucker was a member of the 23rd Infantry Regiment, 2nd Infantry Division.

Private Rucker was awarded the Purple Heart, the Combat Infantrymans Badge, the Korean Service Medal, the United Nations Service Medal, the National Defense Service Medal and the Republic of Korea War Service Medal.

  • Rank: Private
  • Date of birth:
  • 16 August 1929
  • Date of death: 28 September 1951
  • County: Roane
  • Service Branch: Army
  • Division/Assignment: 23rd Infantry Regiment, 2nd Infantry Division
  • Conflict: Korean War
  • Awards: Purple Heart, Combat Infantrymans Badge, Korean Service Medal, United Nations Service Medal, National Defense Service Medal, and Republic of Korea War Service Medal
  • Burial/Memorial Location: Luminary Cemetery, Blue Springs, Roane County, TN
  • Location In Memorial: Pillar XXI, Middle Panel
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