William Dawson

MACR: 7143

1st Lt. William A Dawson was assigned to the 301st BG 352nd Squadron.
Military Occupational Specialty (MOS): Navigator.

The following information on William Dawson is gathered and extracted from military records. We have many documents and copies of documents, including military award documents. It is from these documents that we have found this information on 1st Lt. Dawson. These serviceman's records are nowhere near complete and we are always looking for more material. If you can help add to William Dawson's military record please contact us.

Date Order Award Ribbon & Device Document Originator Rank Status

05/30/1944

General Order (GO)* : 732

AM Air Medal

Air Medal (AM)

Issuing Authority: 15th Air Force

Current Rank: 2nd Lt

06/19/1944

General Order (GO)* : 1161

AM/1OLC Air Medal Bronze Oak Leaf Cluster

Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

Issuing Authority: 15th Air Force

Current Rank: 2nd Lt

07/31/1944

General Order (GO)* : 2205

AM/3OLC Air Medal Bronze Oak Leaf Cluster

Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

Issuing Authority: 15th Air Force

Current Rank: 2LT

10/18/1944

General Order (GO)* : 4018

AM Air Medal

Air Medal (AM)

Issuing Authority: 15th Air Force

Current Rank: 2LT

MIA Status: MIA - Missing In Action

10/18/1944

General Order (GO)* : 4018

AM/1OLC Air Medal Bronze Oak Leaf Cluster

Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

Issuing Authority: 15th Air Force

Current Rank: 2LT

MIA Status: MIA - Missing In Action

10/18/1944

General Order (GO)* : 4018

AM/2OLC Air Medal Bronze Oak Leaf Cluster

Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

Issuing Authority: 15th Air Force

Current Rank: 2LT

MIA Status: MIA - Missing In Action

* Documents are of the type/classification of "General Order" for most award documents. The listed documents are GO, General Order unless otherwise stated. For example. Special Orders.

The Issuing Authority is the Command and author of the document.

26 July 1944 KIA - A/C 42-102929


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