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Service Status
Not Specified
Last Rank
Technical Sergeant
Service Years
1941 - 1944
AFSC/MOS
AAF MOS 748-Airplane Mechanic-Gunner, Flight Engineer
Home State
California


Flight Engineer Badge
Aerial Gunner Badge



Cause
Hostile, Died
Reason
Air Loss, Crash - Land
Location
Denmark
Conflict
World War II
Location of Interment
Pedesker Church Cemetery - Pedesker, Denmark
Apr 29, 1944
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 1944
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
1944
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
1944
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
1944
Rhineland Campaign (1944-45)
Description
Attempting to outflank the Siegfried Line, the Allies tried an airborne attack on Holland on 17 September 1944. But the operation failed, and the enemy was able to strengthen his defensive line from H... More
1944 - 1944
715th Bombardment Group, Heavy
715th Bombardment Group, Heavy
Rank
Technical Sergeant
Location
Seething Air Station - United Kingdom
AFSC
AAF MOS 748-Airplane Mechanic-Gunner, Flight Engineer
Comments
Comments Pending
1943 - 1944
448th Bombardment Group, Heavy
448th Bombardment Group, Heavy
Rank
Technical Sergeant
Location
Seething Air Station - United Kingdom
Comments
Comments Pending
1943 - 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
Basic Flight Engineer Course
Basic Flight Engineer Course
Rank
Private
Comments
Comments Pending
1942 - 1942
American Defense Service Medal (1939-1941)
Criteria
The American Defense Service Medal was awarded for service in the Armed Forces between September 8, 1939, and December 7, 1941. Army members had to serve 12 months to be eligible, but Navy and Marine ... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1942
American Campaign Medal
Criteria
The American Campaign Medal was awarded for For thirty days service outside the Continental United States but within the American Theater of Operations between December 7, 1941, and March 2, 1946; or,... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1942
United States Army Air Corps (USAAC)
United States Army Air Corps (USAAC)
Rank
Private
Comments
Comments Pending
1941 - 1941
Service from 1941

 
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