Dale Thornton

MACR: 12824

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

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

Date Order Award Ribbon & Device Document Originator Rank Status

03/17/1945

General Order (GO)* : 1486

AM/1OLC Air Medal Bronze Oak Leaf Cluster

Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

Issuing Authority: 15th Air Force

Current Rank: 2nd Lt

MIA - POW

05/21/1945

General Order (GO)* : 3316

AM Air Medal

Air Medal (AM)

Issuing Authority: 15th Air Force

Current Rank: 1LT

* Documents are of the type/classification of "General Order" for most award documents. The listed documents are GO, General Order unless otherwise stated. For example. Special Orders.

The Issuing Authority is the Command and author of the document.

3/17/1945 General Orders 1486 AM


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