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Alan Alner

Military

Flew 50 missions and was shot down over the English Channel and rescued by the American forces

Air Medals w/4Oak Leaf Cluster; DFC; French Croix de Guerre

Service

Units served with

  • 357th Fighter Group

    357th Fighter Group

    Group
    The 357th Fighter Group was the first P-51 Mustang Group in the Eighth Air Force, training with them from November 1943 at Raydon, England and entering combat with them in the February of the following year from their new base at Leiston. The Group was...

Events

Event Location Date
Born Portland, Oregon 25 February 1921

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:02:54 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / obituary

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