Walter Riess

1st Lt. Walter M Riess was assigned to the 301st BG 419th Squadron.

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Rank Order Date Award Ribbon & Device

1LT

27

03/13/1943

DFC

Distinguished Flying Cross (DFC)

1LT

78

05/12/1943

AM/1OLC

Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

1LT

83

05/15/1943

AM/5OLC

Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

1LT

85

05/18/1943

AM/6OLC

Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

5/24/1943 AM/OLC
11/1/1942 Came to U. K. with Unit
4/6/1943 PUC Presidential Unit Citation
11/1/1942 Came to UK with Unit


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