James B. Rushton

Korean War
Service #14275086
RankPrivate U.S. Army
Date of DeathMay 16 1951
Korean Service Medal
National Defense Service Medal
Prisoner of War Medal
Republic of Korea War Service Medal
United Nations Service Medal
Private Rushton was awarded the Prisoner of War Medal, the Korean Service Medal, the United Nations Service Medal, the National Defense Service Medal and the Republic of Korea War Service Medal.
Private Rushton was a member of the 6th Medium Tank Battalion, 1st Cavalry Division. He was taken Prisoner of War while fighting the enemy in North Korea on January 3, 1951 and died while a prisoner on May 16, 1951.