Wright Plummer

S/Sgt. Wright 'Curly' Plummer Jr was assigned to the 301st BG 353rd Squadron.
Military Occupational Specialty (MOS): Ball Turrent Gunner.

Wright 'Curly' Plummer Jr. passed away November 4, 2008 at his home in Clio, SC, after a valiant, five year battle with Parkinson's Disease. He was a ball turret gunner aboard a B-17 with the 353rd squadron.
Wright 'Curly' Plummer and John Kurland - 301st BG, Army Air Corps Library and Museum

Wright 'Curly' Plummer and John Kurland

Wright 'Curly' Plummer dressing - 301st BG, Army Air Corps Library and Museum

Wright 'Curly' Plummer dressing

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Rank Order Date Award Ribbon & Device

Sgt

5093

12/21/1944

AM

Air Medal (AM)

S/Sgt.

2034

05/02/1945

AM/1OLC

Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

S/Sgt.

3320

05/21/1945

AM/ 2OLC

Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

S/Sgt

3320

05/21/1945

AM/2OLC

Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

4/2/1945 15th AAF General Order 2034 Air Medal/ Oak Leaf Cluster
5/21/1945 15th AAF General Order 3320 Air Medal/ 2Oak Leaf Cluster
5/21/1945 General Orders 3320 AM
4/2/1945 General Orders 2034 General Orders 2034
5/21/1945 SSgt AM

Personal Album of Wright Plummer


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