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Service Status
Not Specified
Last Rank
Staff Sergeant
Service Years
1941 - 1943
AFSC/MOS
AAF MOS 611-Aerial Gunner
Home State
Kentucky


Aerial Gunner Badge



Cause
Hostile, Died while Missing
Reason
Air Loss, Crash - Land
Location
Italy
Conflict
World War II
Location of Interment
North Africa American Cemetery and Memorial - Carthage, Tunisia
Wall Coordinates
Walls of the Missing
Apr 13, 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
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
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
Air Force 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
Description Pending
1943
Operation Strangle
Description
Operation Strangle was a series of air interdiction operations during the Italian Campaign of World War II by the United States Fifteenth and Twelfth Air Forces to interdict German supply routes in It... More
1943 - 1943
301st Bombardment Group, Heavy
301st Bombardment Group, Heavy
Rank
Staff Sergeant
Location
St Donat - Algeria
AFSC
AAF MOS 611-Aerial Gunner
Comments
Comments Pending
1942 - 1943
353rd Bombardment Squadron, Heavy
353rd Bombardment Squadron, Heavy
Rank
Staff Sergeant
Location
St Donat - Algeria
AFSC
AAF MOS 611-Aerial Gunner
Comments
Comments Pending
1942 - 1943
301st Bombardment Group, Heavy
301st Bombardment Group, Heavy
Rank
Sergeant
Location
Chelveston - United Kingdom
AFSC
AAF MOS 611-Aerial Gunner
Comments
Comments Pending
1942 - 1942
301st Bombardment Group, Heavy
301st Bombardment Group, Heavy
Rank
Staff Sergeant
Location
Tafaragui - Algeria
AFSC
AAF MOS 611-Aerial Gunner
Comments
Comments Pending
1942 - 1942
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
1942
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
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
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
1942
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
1942
Egypt-Libya Campaign (1942-43)
Description
(Egypt-Libya Campaign 11 June 1942 to 12 February 1943) When the United States entered World War II in December 1941, the British had been fighting German and Italian armies in the Western Desert of E... More
1942 - 1942
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
1942 - 1942
United States Army Air Forces (USAAF)
United States Army Air Forces (USAAF)
Rank
Private
Comments
Comments Pending
1941 - 1942
Service from 1941

 
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