William Sultan

MACR: 7316

S/Sgt. William R Sultan was assigned to the 301st BG 352nd Squadron.
Military Occupational Specialty (MOS): Waist Gunner.


Staff Sargent William "Gil" Sultan 352nd Bomber Squadron, 301st Bomber Group, Heavy A/C 44-6284. MACR 7316

Killed in Action August 3, 1944 after his plane went down during a bombing run on The Ober-Raderach Chemical Works at Fredrichschaffen, Germany.

Buried at Florence American Cemetery, Florence, Italy

Awards: Air Medal with 2 Oak Leaf Clusters.

Hometown: East Northport, New York

Staff Sargent William Gil Sultan - 301st BG, Army Air Corps Library and Museum

Staff Sargent William Gil Sultan

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Rank Order Date Award Ribbon & Device

Sgt

734

05/30/1944

AM

Air Medal (AM)

S/Sgt

1216

06/20/1944

AM/1OLC

Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

SSGT

2205

07/31/1944

AM/2OLC

Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)


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