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Harold Quisky Huglin

Military

Ops Officer of the 3rd BW in Feb, 1943

CO OF 100TH BG 11 JUN 1943 -- 01 JULY 1943. CPT

CO of 13th CBW in Sept, 1943 -- July, 1945

Silver Star, Legion of Merit, Distinguished Flying Cross, Bronze Star, Air Medal; French Legion of Honor and Croix de Guerre; Belgian Croix de Guerre, Czechslovakian War Cross; and order of the British Empire

Service

Units served with

  • 13th Combat Bomb Wing
  • 100th Bomb Group

    100th Bomb Group

    Group
    "The Bloody Hundredth", so-called because of a reputation for losing a high number aircraft and crews, flew B-17s from Thorpe Abbotts, Norfolk. Their losses were not the highest of any Eighth Air Force Group but on several occasions the Group lost many...

  • 95th Bomb Group

    95th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 95th Bomb Group was the only Eighth Air Force Group to be awarded three Distinguished Unit Citations. The first, shared by all four Bomb Wing Groups, was for the bombing of an aircraft factory under intense enemy fire at Regensburg on 17 August...

Events

Event Location Date
Born Fairfield, Iowa 22 September 1906
Died 24 November 1975
Buried

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