Russell Sandhoefner

T/Sgt. Russell J Sandhoefner was assigned to the 459th BG 757th Squadron.
Military Occupational Specialty (MOS): Radio Oper..

T/Sgt Sandhoefner leaning on 50 cal.machine gun - 459th BG, Army Air Corps Library and Museum

T/Sgt Sandhoefner leaning on 50 cal.machine gun

Pilot - Don C. Hutton ; Co-Pilot - Maurice W Colbert ; Navigator - Lyle H. McCarty ; Bombardier - Robert C. Sneed ; Navigator - Lyle H. McCarty ; Bombardier - Robert C. Sneed ; Engineer - Donald D. Fagan ; Radio Op - Russell J. Sandhoefner ; Gunner - Kevin J. Bowers ; Gunner - Clayton S. Ginnard ; Gunner - Clifford G. Hanson Reedley ; Gunner - Colbert W. Luckham - 459th BG, Army Air Corps Library and Museum

Pilot - Don C. Hutton ; Co-Pilot - Maurice W Colbert ; Navigator - Lyle H. McCarty ; Bombardier - Robert C. Sneed ; Navigator - Lyle H. McCarty ; Bombardier - Robert C. Sneed ; Engineer - Donald D. Fagan ; Radio Op - Russell J. Sandhoefner ; Gunner - Kevin J. Bowers ; Gunner - Clayton S. Ginnard ; Gunner - Clifford G. Hanson Reedley ; Gunner - Colbert W. Luckham

T/Sgt Russell Sandhoefner under a B-24 - 459th BG, Army Air Corps Library and Museum

T/Sgt Russell Sandhoefner under a B-24

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Rank Order Date Award
Ribbon
Device

Cpl

4406

11/09/1944

AM
Air Medal (AM)

Sgt

5211

12/27/1944

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

S/Sgt

1173

03/06/1945

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

T/Sgt

1455

03/16/1945

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

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