Leroy Kephart

S/Sgt. Leroy J Kephart was assigned to the 301st BG 32nd Squadron.
Military Occupational Specialty (MOS): Ball Turret.

Front Row L to R:  Jay W. Cristy - Pilot;  Floyd R. Byerly - Co-pilot; Carl Bass - Nav.; Joseph F. Gehring - Bomb.
Back Row L to R: Coit W. Yancey; Harrison E. Mulford - Gunner; James E. Gormley - Eng. ; Victor V. Plendl - Radio;  LeRoy T. Kephart - Ball Turret .  - 301st BG, Army Air Corps Library and Museum

Front Row L to R: Jay W. Cristy - Pilot; Floyd R. Byerly - Co-pilot; Carl Bass - Nav.; Joseph F. Gehring - Bomb. Back Row L to R: Coit W. Yancey; Harrison E. Mulford - Gunner; James E. Gormley - Eng. ; Victor V. Plendl - Radio; LeRoy T. Kephart - Ball Turret .

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Rank Order Date Award Ribbon & Device

Sgt

257

01/16/1945

AM

Air Medal (AM)

S/Sgt

1484

03/17/1945

AM/1OLC

Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

S/Sgt

2711

04/24/1945

AM/2OLC

Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

3/17/1945 General Orders 1484 AM


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