Donald Ewing

MACR: 10745

Maj Donald W Ewing was assigned to the 301st BG 32nd Squadron.
Military Occupational Specialty (MOS): Pilot.

The crew shot is of the men who flew the B24G across from Topeka, Kansas to Northern Africa in March 1944.   Captain Donald W. Ewing is kneeling on the left - 301st BG, Army Air Corps Library and Museum

The crew shot is of the men who flew the B24G across from Topeka, Kansas to Northern Africa in March 1944. Captain Donald W. Ewing is kneeling on the left

Major Ewing greeting crew men returning from MIA status after being  
shot down - 301st BG, Army Air Corps Library and Museum

Major Ewing greeting crew men returning from MIA status after being shot down

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

Date Order Award Ribbon & Device Document Originator Rank Status

05/14/1944

General Order (GO)* : 452

AM Air Medal

Air Medal (AM)

Issuing Authority: 15th Air Force

Current Rank: Capt

06/19/1944

General Order (GO)* : 1165

AM/1OLC Air Medal Bronze Oak Leaf Cluster

Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

Issuing Authority: 15th Air Force

Current Rank: Capt

07/06/1944

General Order (GO)* : 1614

AM/2OLC Air Medal Bronze Oak Leaf Cluster

Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

Issuing Authority: 15th Air Force

Current Rank: Capt

02/14/1945

General Order (GO)* : 672

SS Silver Star

Silver Star

Issuing Authority: 15th Air Force

Current Rank: Major

04/03/1945

General Order (GO)* : 2065

DFC Distinguished Flying Cross

Distinguished Flying Cross (DFC)

Issuing Authority: 15th Air Force

Current Rank: MAJ

04/24/1945

General Order (GO)* : 2711

AM/3OLC Air Medal Bronze Oak Leaf Cluster

Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

Issuing Authority: 15th Air Force

Current Rank: Maj

* 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.

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Personal Album of Donald W. Ewing


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