About George William [Mickey] Rae
GEORGE WM. MICKEY RAE- MICKEY WAS A WONDERFUL PERSON, QUIET AND SHY AND VERY HANDSOME. HE SERVED IN THE ARMY IN THE PHILIPPINES DURING WORLD WAR II. HE CAME BACK HOME AND WORKED AT THE ROUNDUP CREAMERY UNTIL HE JOINED THE MARINES DURING THE KOREAN WAR AND WAS KILLED IN KOREA AND IS BURIED UP AT CUSTER BATTLEFIELD.
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Name: George William Rae
Birth Date: 15 Jul 1926
Birth City: Roundup
State Registered: Montana
Death Date: 31 Jan 1951
Death Country: Korea
Death Description: Killed in Action
WAR: Korean War
Title: Private First Class, U.S. Marine Corps
Rank: Private First Class
Service: U.S. Marine Corps
Service ID: 1126128
Notes: Private First Class Rae was a member of Company B, 1st Battalion, 5th Marines, 1st Marine Division. He was Killed in Action while fighting the enemy in Korea on January 31, 1951. Private First Class Rae was awarded the Purple Heart, the Combat Action Ribbon, the Korean Service Medal, the United Nations Service Medal, the National Defense Service Medal and the Korean War Service Medal.
Data Source: Korean War Veterans Honor Roll
Ancestry.com. WWI, WWII, and Korean War Casualty Listings [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2005. Original data: American Battle Monuments Commission. World War I Listing; World War II Listing; Korean War Listing. American Battle Monuments Commission.
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