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Middle East Medal Ceremony:
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- Capt. Ramsay D. Potts, - Memphis, Tenn. -
- 1st Lt. James E. Gott - Berea, KY -

- 1st Lt. Charles T. Moore - Oklahoma City, OK - - Command Pilot - B-24D - Celhalopdos -
- 1st Lt. Geo. E. Piburn - San Diego, Calif. -

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Units

  • 93rd Bomb Group

    93rd Bomb Group

    Group
    The 93rd Bombardment Group (Heavy) was activated 1 Mar 42 at Barksdale Field, Louisiana. On 15 May 42. the Group moved to Ft. Myers, Florida, to continue advanced flight training and also to fly antisubmarine patrols over the Gulf of Mexico. They...

People

  • James Gott

    Military | Captain | Navigator
    Captain James Gott was assigned as the navigator to the 330th Bomb Squadron, the , 93rd Bomb Group, in the 8th Air Force. After completing their required combat missions, the crew of, Hot Stuff, the B-24D, 41-23728, were tasked with flying General...

  • Charles Moore

    Military | Captain | B-24 Command Pilot
    Lt. Charles T. Moore was a B-24 command pilot of the B-24, Celhopdos. He was Killed in Action (KIA), while temporarily assigned to the 9th Air Force on a flight out of Gambia, Libya, to his target at Naples, Italy, in the B-24D, 41-23675, Celhalopdos....

  • George Piburn

    Military | Lieutenant Colonel | Pilot
    Assigned to 93BG, 8AF USAAF. 15 x combat missions. Instructor on B-24's 2nd Replacement & Training Sqn, No.2 CCRC. Awards: AM (2OLC), WWII Victory, EAME.

  • Ramsay Potts

    Military | Major General | Command Pilot, Operations Officer, Commanding Officer, Observer
    Lt. Col. Ramsay Potts flew 41 x combat missions in WWII, including deep penetrations from England to the Messerschmidt factory at Weiner Neustadt, Austria and German synthetic fuel plants. On 21-Nov-42, he was engaged by 5 x JU-88's over the Bay of...

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