John Elsen

S/Sgt. John F Elsen was assigned to the 301st BG 353rd Squadron.
Military Occupational Specialty (MOS): Ball Turrent Gunner.

John is in back row, 2nd from left - 301st BG, Army Air Corps Library and Museum

John is in back row, 2nd from left

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

Rank Order Date Award Ribbon & Device

SGT

2926

08/28/1944

AM/1OLC

Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

Cpl

2930

08/28/1944

AM

Air Medal (AM)

Sgt

4298

11/01/1944

AM/1OLC

Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

S/Sgt

258

01/16/1945

AM/2OLC

Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

S/Sgt

1486

03/17/1945

AM/3OLC

Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

3/17/1945 15th AAF General Order # 1486 Air Medal/3 OLC


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