James Jorgenson

MACR: 4758

T/Sgt. James H Jorgenson was assigned to the 459th BG 759th Squadron.
Military Occupational Specialty (MOS): Engineer/Gunner.

T/Sgt. James H Jorgenson - 459th BG, Army Air Corps Library and Museum

T/Sgt. James H Jorgenson

Jim receives congratulations for being awarded the Distinguished Flying Cross from Major Warren, 759th Commanding Officer. - 459th BG, Army Air Corps Library and Museum

Jim receives congratulations for being awarded the Distinguished Flying Cross from Major Warren, 759th Commanding Officer.

Back row L to R: - Frank Breen;Bill Pape; Phil Painter; Don Stevenson
Front row L to R: Eddie Keough; Jimmie Jorgensen;Art Droegemeier; Francis Wilk; James Jenkins; Michael Maloney
 - 459th BG, Army Air Corps Library and Museum

Back row L to R: - Frank Breen;Bill Pape; Phil Painter; Don Stevenson Front row L to R: Eddie Keough; Jimmie Jorgensen;Art Droegemeier; Francis Wilk; James Jenkins; Michael Maloney

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Rank Order Date Award
Ribbon
Device

TSGT

 

ROS

S/Sgt

226

04/16/1944

AM
Air Medal (AM)

T/Sgt

506

05/17/1944

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

T/Sgt

923

06/08/1944

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

S/Sgt

928

06/08/1944

DFC
Distinguished Flying Cross (DFC)

T/Sgt

1438

06/28/1944

AM/3OLC
Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

T/Sgt

1440

06/28/1944

AM/4OLC
Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

T/Sgt.

1873

07/20/1944

AM/5OLC
Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

12/01/1943 December Roster

Distinguished Flying Cross PDF

Honorable Discharge PDF

Sons fly in Collins B-24 PDF

Personal Album of James Jorgensen


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