Elson Spangler

MACR: 12917

1st Lt. Elson B Spangler was assigned to the 301st BG 353rd Squadron. He was from Detroit MI
Military Occupational Specialty (MOS): Bombardier.

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Rank Order Date Award Ribbon & Device

2nd Lt

5093

12/21/1944

AM

Air Medal (AM)

1LT

1613

03/21/1945

AM/1OLC

Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

1LT

2034

04/02/1945

AM/2OLC

Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

1st Lt

3320

05/21/1945

AM/3OLC

Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

1st Lt

3475

05/28/1945

DFC

Distinguished Flying Cross (DFC)

5/21/1945 General Orders 3320 AM
4/2/1945 General Orders 2034 AM
5/21/1945 General Orders 3320 AM


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