James Collins

T/Sgt. James W Collins was assigned to the 301st BG 352nd Squadron.

4/6/1943 7/25/1943 DFC 5/24/1943 AM/OLC 4/6/1943 5/24/1943 7/25/1943 DFC
5/24/1943 DFC, 7/25/1943 SS 7/25/1943 AM/OLC

The following information on James Collins 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 T/Sgt. Collins. These serviceman's records are nowhere near complete and we are always looking for more material. If you can help add to James Collins's military record please contact us.

Date Order Award Ribbon & Device Document Originator Rank Status

04/07/1943

General Order (GO)* : 51

AM Air Medal

Air Medal (AM)

Issuing Authority: 12th Air Force

Current Rank: TSGT

04/07/1943

General Order (GO)* : 51

AM/1OLC Air Medal Bronze Oak Leaf Cluster

Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

Issuing Authority: 12th Air Force

Current Rank: TSGT

05/14/1943

General Order (GO)* : 82

AM/1OLC Air Medal Bronze Oak Leaf Cluster

Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

Issuing Authority: 12th Air Force

Current Rank: TSGT

05/20/1943

General Order (GO)* : 88

AM/1OLC Air Medal Bronze Oak Leaf Cluster

Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

Issuing Authority: 12th Air Force

Current Rank: TSGT

05/24/1943

 

AM/1OLC Air Medal Bronze Oak Leaf Cluster

Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

Issuing Authority: 12th Air Force

Current Rank: T/Sgt.

05/29/1943

General Order (GO)* : 101

AM/1OLC Air Medal Bronze Oak Leaf Cluster

Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

Issuing Authority: 12th Air Force

Current Rank: TSGT

05/29/1943

General Order (GO)* : 101

AM/5OLC Air Medal Bronze Oak Leaf Cluster Silver Oak Leaf Cluster = 5 OLCs

Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

Issuing Authority: 12th Air Force

Current Rank: TSGT

07/25/1943

 

DFC Distinguished Flying Cross

Distinguished Flying Cross (DFC)

Issuing Authority: 12th Air Force

Current Rank: T/Sgt.

* 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.

4/6/1943 Presidential Unit Citation
7/25/1943 DFC
5/24/1943 AM/OLC
4/6/1943 Presidential Unit Citation
5/24/1943
7/25/1943 DFC


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