Leon Payne

Maj. Leon M Payne was assigned to the 301st BG 353rd Squadron.
Military Occupational Specialty (MOS): Pilot.

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

Rank Order Date Award Ribbon & Device

2nd Lt

958

06/10/1944

AM

Air Medal (AM)

2LT

960

06/10/1944

AM/1OLC

Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

2nd Lt

960

06/11/1944

AM/1OLC

Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

2nd Lt

1167

06/19/1944

AM/2OLC

Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

2nd Lt

1615

07/06/1944

AM/3OLC

Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

2LT

2170

07/30/1944

DFC

Distinguished Flying Cross (DFC)

Capt

4201

10/27/1944

DFC/1OLC

Distinguished Flying Cross (DFC) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

CAPT

4297

11/01/1944

AM/4OLC

Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

Maj

1109

03/02/1945

AM/5OLC

Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

3/2/1945 General Orders 1109 Bronze Star


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