Donald Cheeks

2nd Lt. Donald W Cheeks was assigned to the 301st BG 419th Squadron.

The following information on Donald Cheeks 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 2nd Lt. Cheeks. These serviceman's records are nowhere near complete and we are always looking for more material. If you can help add to Donald Cheeks's military record please contact us.

Date Order Award Ribbon & Device Document Originator Rank Status

02/12/1945

General Order (GO)* : 627

AM Air Medal

Air Medal (AM)

Issuing Authority: 15th Air Force

Current Rank: F/O

04/09/1945

General Order (GO)* : 2224

AM/1OLC Air Medal Bronze Oak Leaf Cluster

Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

Issuing Authority: 15th Air Force

Current Rank: 2LT

05/02/1945

General Order (GO)* : 2965

AM/2OLC Air Medal Bronze Oak Leaf Cluster

Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

Issuing Authority: 15th Air Force

Current Rank: 2nd Lt

* Documents are of the type/classification of "General Order" for most award documents. The listed documents are GO, General Order unless otherwise stated. For example. Special Orders.

The Issuing Authority is the Command and author of the document.

5/2/1945 General Orders 2965 AM


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