William Welch

Cpl William E Welch was assigned to the 459th BG 756th Squadron.
Military Occupational Specialty (MOS): Armorer-Gunner.

Back row L to R - Lt. Robert Wilson pilot, Lt. Robert J Weber Co-pilot, Lt. Robert McCombs Bombardier, F/O Bernard L Synowka Navigator.

Front row L to R - T/Sgt Edward H Kahl Engineer, Cpl William Welch Armour-Gunner, Cpl. Raymond E Shipman Nose Gunner, Cpl. Homer C Supinger Tail Gunner, Cpl. Albert B Church Gunner, Cpl. George Boeckman Radio-Gunner - 459th BG, Army Air Corps Library and Museum

Back row L to R - Lt. Robert Wilson pilot, Lt. Robert J Weber Co-pilot, Lt. Robert McCombs Bombardier, F/O Bernard L Synowka Navigator. Front row L to R - T/Sgt Edward H Kahl Engineer, Cpl William Welch Armour-Gunner, Cpl. Raymond E Shipman Nose Gunner, Cpl. Homer C Supinger Tail Gunner, Cpl. Albert B Church Gunner, Cpl. George Boeckman Radio-Gunner

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Rank Order Date Award
Ribbon
Device

CPL

1570

03/20/1945

AM
Air Medal (AM)

Cpl

2688

04/23/1945

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

CPL

2689

04/23/1945

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

Cpl

3102

05/10/1945

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


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