Bruce Cator

Maj Bruce C Cator was assigned to the 301st BG 352nd Squadron. He was from San Jose CA
Military Occupational Specialty (MOS): Pilot - Squadron Commander.

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Rank Order Date Award Ribbon & Device

CAPT

1645

07/07/1944

AM

Air Medal (AM)

CAPT

2213

07/31/1944

AM/1OLC

Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

CAPT

677

02/14/1945

AM

Air Medal (AM)

Major

748

02/18/1945

DFC

Distinguished Flying Cross (DFC)

MAJ

1185

03/07/1945

AM/2OLC

Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

Major

3315

05/21/1945

AM/3OLC

Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

7/15/1944 Shot down in B-24 42-50408 MACR 6810 - 464th BG 776 BS on mission to Ploesti - RTD in July

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