Nephi Luker

S/Sgt Nephi Michael Luker was assigned to the 459th BG 757th Squadron.
Military Occupational Specialty (MOS): Ball Turret.

S/Sgt Nephi Michael Luker - 459th BG, Army Air Corps Library and Museum

S/Sgt Nephi Michael Luker

Back Row L to R: Sgt. Howard Hansen, Engineer/Gunner; Cpl. Robert Himmelberger, Asst. Engr/Gunner; Cpl. Henry Kokulinsky, Armorer/Gunner;Cpl. Michael Luker Asst. R/O; Cpl. Carl Dobrinec, Asst. Armorer;  Sgt. David Odenath, R/O. 
Front Row L to R: 2nd Lt. John Cobb, Pilot; 2nd Lt. Elmer Blackmon, Bomb.; 2nd Lt. Richard Santure, Nav. ; 2nd Lt. Kenneth Robertson, Co-pilot  - 459th BG, Army Air Corps Library and Museum

Back Row L to R: Sgt. Howard Hansen, Engineer/Gunner; Cpl. Robert Himmelberger, Asst. Engr/Gunner; Cpl. Henry Kokulinsky, Armorer/Gunner;Cpl. Michael Luker Asst. R/O; Cpl. Carl Dobrinec, Asst. Armorer; Sgt. David Odenath, R/O. Front Row L to R: 2nd Lt. John Cobb, Pilot; 2nd Lt. Elmer Blackmon, Bomb.; 2nd Lt. Richard Santure, Nav. ; 2nd Lt. Kenneth Robertson, Co-pilot

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Rank Order Date Award
Ribbon
Device

Sgt

4668

11/24/1944

AM
Air Medal (AM)

Sgt

486

02/03/1945

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

Sgt

1455

03/16/1945

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

S/Sgt

2967

05/02/1945

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

Crew Photo PDF

WWII Experiences PDF

Mike Luker Discharge PDF

Personal Album of Nephi Luker


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