Francis Tinsler

1st Lt. Francis R Tinsler was assigned to the 301st BG 353rd Squadron. He was from Medfield MA

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Date Order Award Ribbon & Device Document Originator Rank Status

12/04/1944

General Order (GO)* : 4868

AM Air Medal

Air Medal (AM)

Issuing Authority: 15th Air Force

Current Rank: F/O

01/16/1945

General Order (GO)* : 258

AM/1OLC Air Medal Bronze Oak Leaf Cluster

Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

Issuing Authority: 15th Air Force

Current Rank: 2nd Lt

04/02/1945

General Order (GO)* : 2034

AM/2OLC Air Medal Bronze Oak Leaf Cluster

Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

Issuing Authority: 15th Air Force

Current Rank: 1LT

04/11/1945

General Order (GO)* : 2269

AM/3OLC Air Medal Bronze Oak Leaf Cluster

Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

Issuing Authority: 15th Air Force

Current Rank: 1LT

05/16/1945

General Order (GO)* : 3213

AM/4OLC Air Medal Bronze Oak Leaf Cluster

Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

Issuing Authority: 15th Air Force

Current Rank: 1st Lt

05/18/1945

General Order (GO)* : 3261

DFC Distinguished Flying Cross

Distinguished Flying Cross (DFC)

Issuing Authority: 15th Air Force

Current Rank: 1st Lt

* 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.

5/18/1945 General Orders 3261 DFC
5/16/1945 General Orders 3213 AM
4/2/1945 General Orders 2034 AM
5/16/1945 General Orders 3213 AM
5/18/1945 General Orders 3261 DFC


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