Charles Van Houten

MACR: 7127

2nd Lt. Charles H Van Houten was assigned to the 301st BG 419th Squadron.
Military Occupational Specialty (MOS): Co-Pilot.

High School Graduation picture 1938 - 301st BG, Army Air Corps Library and Museum

High School Graduation picture 1938

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Date Order Award Ribbon & Device Document Originator Rank Status


General Order (GO)* : 2318

AM Air Medal

Air Medal (AM)

Issuing Authority: 15th Air Force

Current Rank: 2nd 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.

26 July 1944 A/C 42-31523 MIA/KIA

Barr Fly Crash Site PDF

Barr Fly Crash Site PDF

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