Jean Byerly

MACR: 1589

Col. Jean Richards Byerly was assigned to the 301st BG 301st HQ.
Military Occupational Specialty (MOS): Pilot.

Col. Jean R. Byerly's official military portrait - 301st BG, Army Air Corps Library and Museum

Col. Jean R. Byerly's official military portrait

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The "Bad Penny" behind Col. Byerly and King George VI

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

Rank Order Date Award Ribbon & Device

MAJ

 

02/14/1943

ROS

COL

41

02/09/1944

DFC

Distinguished Flying Cross (DFC)

Col.

45

02/13/1944

SS

Silver Star


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