Missions flown from 29 February to 11 August 1944. Flew 32 combat missions, led 16 missions, received a DFC for the one where he was lead for the wing, and hit the shack, dead on, with 1010th cloud cover. The DFC was given to him by Gen. Doolittle
DFC w/2 Oak Leaf Cluster/ AM w/ 4 Oak Leaf Cluster; EAME Medal;Victory Medal
Units served with
The 351st Bomb Group flew strategic bombing missions from their base at Polebrook, Northamptonshire from April 1943 to June 1945. The Group's most famous member was Hollywood actor Clark Gable, who flew four/ five missions with them as an observer...
||Huntington, West, Virginia
||18 March 1921
||19 December 2005
||Middle Tenn Veteran's Cemetery