Richard Hoddinott

1st Lt Richard L Hoddinott was assigned to the 301st BG 419th Squadron.
Military Occupational Specialty (MOS): Bombardier.

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Date Order Award Ribbon & Device Document Originator Rank Status

09/11/1944

General Order (GO)* : 3286

AM Air Medal

Air Medal (AM)

Issuing Authority: 15th Air Force

Current Rank: 2nd Lt

01/02/1945

General Order (GO)* : 32

AM/1OLC Air Medal Bronze Oak Leaf Cluster

Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

Issuing Authority: 15th Air Force

Current Rank: 1st Lt

03/14/1945

General Order (GO)* : 1408

AM/2OLC Air Medal Bronze Oak Leaf Cluster

Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

Issuing Authority: 15th Air Force

Current Rank: 1st Lt.

04/18/1945

General Order (GO)* : 2500

DFC Distinguished Flying Cross

Distinguished Flying Cross (DFC)

Issuing Authority: 15th Air Force

Current Rank: Captain

04/21/1945

General Order (GO)* : 2591

SS Silver Star

Silver Star

Issuing Authority: 15th Air Force

Current Rank: 1st 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.

Oct. 1944


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