Richard Klaw

S/Sgt. Richard G Klaw was assigned to the 301st BG 352nd Squadron.
Military Occupational Specialty (MOS): Tail Gunner.

Training detachment in Texas - 301st BG, Army Air Corps Library and Museum

Training detachment in Texas

Picture taken in U.S. before move to Italy - 301st BG, Army Air Corps Library and Museum

Picture taken in U.S. before move to Italy

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

Date Order Award Ribbon & Device Document Originator Rank Status

05/30/1944

General Order (GO)* : 733

AM Air Medal

Air Medal (AM)

Issuing Authority: 15th Air Force

Current Rank: Sgt

07/06/1944

General Order (GO)* : 1617

AM/1OLC Air Medal Bronze Oak Leaf Cluster

Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

Issuing Authority: 15th Air Force

Current Rank: S/Sgt

07/31/1944

General Order (GO)* : 2205

AM/2OLC Air Medal Bronze Oak Leaf Cluster

Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

Issuing Authority: 15th Air Force

Current Rank: SSGT

09/11/1944

General Order (GO)* : 3284

AM/3OLC Air Medal Bronze Oak Leaf Cluster

Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

Issuing Authority: 15th Air Force

Current Rank: S/Sgt

* 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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