Manuel Contreras

S/Sgt Manuel R Contreras was assigned to the 301st BG 419th Squadron.

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

Date Order Award Ribbon & Device Document Originator Rank Status

11/26/1943

General Order (GO)* : GO 28

AM Air Medal

Air Medal (AM)

Issuing Authority: 15th Air Force

Current Rank: SGT

01/18/1944

General Order (GO)* : GO 2

PH Purple Heart

Purple Heart (PH)

Issuing Authority: 15th Air Force

Current Rank: SSGT

03/13/1944

General Order (GO)* : 126

AM/2OLC Air Medal Bronze Oak Leaf Cluster

Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

Issuing Authority: 15th Air Force

Current Rank: S/Sgt

03/13/1944

General Order (GO)* : 126

AM/1OLC Air Medal Bronze Oak Leaf Cluster

Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

Issuing Authority: 15th Air Force

Current Rank: S/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.

Aug. 1943


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