John Thomson

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

Phyliss with her crew after crash landing at RAF Gatwick 10/2/1942 - 301st BG, Army Air Corps Library and Museum

Phyliss with her crew after crash landing at RAF Gatwick 10/2/1942

Phyliss's tail on 10/3/1942 after crash landing at RAF Gatwick 10/2/1942 - 301st BG, Army Air Corps Library and Museum

Phyliss's tail on 10/3/1942 after crash landing at RAF Gatwick 10/2/1942

The following information on John Thomson 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. Thomson. These serviceman's records are nowhere near complete and we are always looking for more material. If you can help add to John Thomson's military record please contact us.

Rank Order Date Award Ribbon & Device

2nd Lt.

54

03/06/1943

AM

Air Medal (AM)

2LT

14

03/09/1943

AM/1OLC

Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

2LT

51

04/07/1943

AM/1OLC

Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

1LT

65

05/02/1943

AM/1OLC

Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

1LT

67

05/05/1943

AM/5OLC

Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

1LT

83

05/15/1943

AM/6OLC

Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

1st Lt.

 

05/24/1943

AM/1OLC

Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

1st Lt.

 

07/11/1943

DFC

Distinguished Flying Cross (DFC)

5/24/1943 AM/OLC
7/11/1943 DFC
4/6/1943 Presidential Unit Citation

Phyllis PDF

World Battlefronts PDF

St Louis Daily Globe Democrat PDF

Fortresses Raid France PDF

Time PDF

Phyllis Comics PDF

Personal Album of John A. Thomson


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