William Salmon

1st Lt. William H Salmon was assigned to the 301st BG 419th Squadron. He was from Bernardsville NJ

FRONT ROW - left to right  - 
Pilot Lt. William Salmon age 21 New Jersy;  
Co-Pilot Lt. Julius Littman  age 20 New Jersey;  
Navigator Lt. Norris Holt  age 24  Texas;  
Navigator Lt. Herman Shay  age 23  Ohio;  
BACK ROW - left to right  - 
Engineer T/Sgt. Robert McBryan  age 19  Pennsylvania;  
Radio Operator T/Sgt. Harley Bowhuis  age 19  Michigan;  
Armor-Gunner S/Sgt. Alton Roger Jorgenson  age 19  Minnesota;  
Ball-Turret Gunner Sgt. Verian Traver  age 24  Michigan;  
Tail Gunner Sgt. Ulysse Fayard  age 27  Mississippi
 - 301st BG, Army Air Corps Library and Museum

FRONT ROW - left to right - Pilot Lt. William Salmon age 21 New Jersy; Co-Pilot Lt. Julius Littman age 20 New Jersey; Navigator Lt. Norris Holt age 24 Texas; Navigator Lt. Herman Shay age 23 Ohio; BACK ROW - left to right - Engineer T/Sgt. Robert McBryan age 19 Pennsylvania; Radio Operator T/Sgt. Harley Bowhuis age 19 Michigan; Armor-Gunner S/Sgt. Alton Roger Jorgenson age 19 Minnesota; Ball-Turret Gunner Sgt. Verian Traver age 24 Michigan; Tail Gunner Sgt. Ulysse Fayard age 27 Mississippi

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Rank Order Date Award Ribbon & Device

2LT

1832

03/28/1945

AM

Air Medal (AM)

1st Lt

2965

05/02/1945

AM/1OLC

Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

5/2/1945 General Orders 2965 AM/OLC
3/28/1945 General Orders 1832 AM
5/2/1945 General Orders 2965 AM


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