David Nelson

1st Lt David W Nelson Jr was assigned to the 301st BG 419th Squadron.
Military Occupational Specialty (MOS): Bombardier.

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Rank Order Date Award Ribbon & Device

2LT

2050

07/24/1944

AM

Air Medal (AM)

2nd Lt

2318

08/05/1944

AM/1OLC

Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

2nd Lt.

18

09/08/1944

PH

Purple Heart (PH)

2nd Lt

3286

09/11/1944

AM/2OLC

Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

1st Lt

3779

10/03/1944

AM/3OLC

Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

1st Lt

3846

10/08/1944

DFC

Distinguished Flying Cross (DFC)


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