Morton Hoerster

MACR: 419

1st Lt. Morton K Hoerster was assigned to the 301st BG 419th Squadron.
Military Occupational Specialty (MOS): Navigator.

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Rank Order Date Award Ribbon & Device

1st Lt.




Purple Heart (PH)





Distinguished Flying Cross (DFC)

11/1/1942 Came to UK with Unit.
2/20/1943 DFC
5/24/1943 Air Medal/Oak Leaf Cluster Transferred
1/23/1943 Purple Heart

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