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Service Status
Not Specified
Last Rank
Technical Sergeant
Service Years
1942 - 1943
AFSC/MOS
AAF MOS 611-Aerial Gunner
Home State
New York


Aerial Gunner Badge



Cause
Hostile, Died while Missing
Reason
Air Loss, Crash - Land
Location
France
Conflict
World War II
Location of Interment
American Cemetery - Brittany, France
Wall Coordinates
Plot L, Row 12, Grave 21
May 29, 1943
World War II Victory Medal
Criteria
The World War II Victory Medal commemorates military service during the Second World War.
Comments
Comments Pending
1945
Service to 1943
Purple Heart
Criteria
The Purple Heart may be awarded to any member of the Armed Forces of the United States who, while serving under competent authority in any capacity with one of the Armed Forces, has been wounded, kill... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1943
Air Medal
Criteria
The Air Medal may be awarded to individuals who, while serving in any capacity with the Armed Forces, distinguish themselves by heroism, outstanding achievement, or by meritorious service while partic... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1943
Army Presidential Unit Citation
Criteria
The Presidential Unit Citation may be awarded to units of the Armed Forces of the United States and cobelligerent nations for extraordinary heroism in action against an armed enemy occurring on or aft... More
Description

It is conferred on units of the armed forces of the United States and of cobelligerent nations, for extraordinary heroism in action against an armed enemy on or after Dec. 7, 1941.

The 1st Bombardment ... 
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1943
European/African/Middle Eastern Campaign
Criteria
The European-African-Middle Eastern Campaign Medal was awarded for for qualifying service within the European-African-Middle Eastern Theater of Operations between December 7, 1941, and March 2, 1946, ... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1943
European/African/Middle Eastern Campaign
Criteria
The European-African-Middle Eastern Campaign Medal was awarded for for qualifying service within the European-African-Middle Eastern Theater of Operations between December 7, 1941, and March 2, 1946, ... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1943
Air Offensive, Europe Campaign (1942-44)
Description
(Air Offensive, Europe Campaign 4 July 1942 to 5 June 1944) Pre-war doctrine had held that waves of bombers hitting enemy cities would cause mass panic and the rapid collapse of the enemy. As a result... More
1943 - 1943
509th Bombardment Squadron, Heavy
509th Bombardment Squadron, Heavy
Rank
Technical Sergeant
Location
Polebrook Air Station - United Kingdom
AFSC
AAF MOS 611-Aerial Gunner
Comments
Comments Pending
1942 - 1943
Aerial Gunnery School
Aerial Gunnery School
Rank
Staff Sergeant
AFSC
AAF MOS 611-Aerial Gunner
Comments
Comments Pending
1942 - 1942
351st Bombardment Group, Heavy
351st Bombardment Group, Heavy
Rank
Technical Sergeant
Location
Geiger AFB - Washington
AFSC
AAF MOS 611-Aerial Gunner
Comments
Comments Pending
1942 - 1942
Service from 1942

 
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