Francis Hawke

1st Lt. Francis E Hawke was assigned to the 459th BG 758th Squadron.
Military Occupational Specialty (MOS): Navigator.

1st Lt Francis E Hawke - 459th BG, Army Air Corps Library and Museum

1st Lt Francis E Hawke

Standing L to R: S/Sgt Edward I Deep, Radio Operator Gunner; Sgt William K. Mallory, Tail Gunner; 2nd Lt. Francis

Standing L to R: S/Sgt Edward I Deep, Radio Operator Gunner; Sgt William K. Mallory, Tail Gunner; 2nd Lt. Francis "Babe" Hawke, Navigator; 1st Lt Alvin Drischler, Pilot; 2nd Lt. Myron P. "Mike" Jacovitz, Co-pilot; Sgt John J. McKenna, Nose Turret; S/Sgt John "Slim" M. Hoogervorst, Engineer Gunner. Kneeling: Sgt Norbert A. Piasecki, Ball Turret. Photo taken in Marrakech in January of 1945

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Rank Order Date Award
Ribbon
Device

2nd Lt

1847

03/28/1945

AM
Air Medal (AM)

2nd Lt

3379

05/23/1945

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


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