Ellsworth Croissant

1st Lt. Ellsworth L Croissant was assigned to the 459th BG 758th Squadron.
Military Occupational Specialty (MOS): Bombadier/Navigator.

1st Lt. Ellsworth L Croissant - 459th BG, Army Air Corps Library and Museum

1st Lt. Ellsworth L Croissant

Earl W. Adams crew (758th Sqn)
Back Row L to R
1Lt Ellsworth L Croissant (bombardier), 1Lt William C Johnson (navigator), 1Lt Robert J Kashnig (co-pilot), 1Lt Earl W Adams (Pilot)
Front Row L to R
S/Sgt Lester L Gobrecht (tail gunner), S/Sgt William C Moss (nose gunner), S/Sgt Richard J Hayes(radio operator/waist gunner), S/Sgt George Seroka, (radio operator/waist gunner), S/Sgt J. P. Nielsen 
(engineer/top turret gunner), S/Sgt Wallace C Smith (ball gunner) - 459th BG, Army Air Corps Library and Museum

Earl W. Adams crew (758th Sqn) Back Row L to R 1Lt Ellsworth L Croissant (bombardier), 1Lt William C Johnson (navigator), 1Lt Robert J Kashnig (co-pilot), 1Lt Earl W Adams (Pilot) Front Row L to R S/Sgt Lester L Gobrecht (tail gunner), S/Sgt William C Moss (nose gunner), S/Sgt Richard J Hayes(radio operator/waist gunner), S/Sgt George Seroka, (radio operator/waist gunner), S/Sgt J. P. Nielsen (engineer/top turret gunner), S/Sgt Wallace C Smith (ball gunner)

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Rank Order Date Award
Ribbon
Device

2nd Lt

1294

03/08/1945

AM
Air Medal (AM)

2nd Lt

3379

05/23/1945

AM/1OLC
Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

2nd Lt

3470

05/27/1945

AM/2OLC
Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

Ode To The Service PDF

Personal Album of Ellsworth Croissant


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