Theodore Small

1st Lt Theodore R Small was assigned to the 301st BG 419th Squadron.
Military Occupational Specialty (MOS): Pilot.

Ted did his level one flight training at Santa Maria Auxiliary Field in California, which was operated by The Hancock Foundation College of Aeronautics. During WWII the US Army Air Forces contracted with Hancock to provide basic flight instruction to aviation cadets.

1st Lt Theodore R Small - 301st BG, Army Air Corps Library and Museum

1st Lt Theodore R Small

"FuBaR" A/C 42-32108 modified for Azon Bombing.

Lt. Ted Small and crew at MacDill Field outside Tampa for final flight training. - 301st BG, Army Air Corps Library and Museum

Lt. Ted Small and crew at MacDill Field outside Tampa for final flight training.

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Rank Order Date Award Ribbon & Device

1LT

406

05/10/1944

AM

Air Medal (AM)

2nd Lt

1156

06/19/1944

AM

Air Medal (AM)

2nd Lt

1619

07/06/1944

AM/1OLC

Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

2nd Lt

2548

08/15/1944

AM/2OLC

Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

1st Lt

3564

09/23/1944

AM/3OLC

Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

5/2/1944

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