Howard Ryan

MACR: 1952

2nd Lt Howard W Ryan was assigned to the 301st BG 353rd Squadron.
Military Occupational Specialty (MOS): Pilot.

Lt. Howard Ryan kneeling in front with best friend Pfc. Frank Beneduci (far left), with 951st Engr. Topographic Co. in North Africa.  - 301st BG, Army Air Corps Library and Museum

Lt. Howard Ryan kneeling in front with best friend Pfc. Frank Beneduci (far left), with 951st Engr. Topographic Co. in North Africa.

The following information on Howard Ryan 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 2nd Lt Ryan. These serviceman's records are nowhere near complete and we are always looking for more material. If you can help add to Howard Ryan's military record please contact us.

Rank Order Date Award Ribbon & Device

2LT

GO 24

11/22/1943

AM/2OLC

Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

2LT

GO 24

11/22/1943

AM/3OLC

Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

2LT

GO 24

11/22/1943

AM/4OLC

Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

2nd Lt

119

03/11/1944

AM/5OLC

Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

2nd Lt

121

03/11/1944

AM/6OLC

Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

2nd Lt

125

03/13/1944

AM/7OLC

Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

2LT

125

03/13/1944

AM/8OLC

Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

2nd Lt

127

03/13/1944

AM/8OLC

Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

2LT

127

03/13/1944

AM/7OLC

Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)


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