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Leslie Gentry





Back Row L to R: Lt. Thomas Dahlen co-pilot; Les Gentry pilot; Lt. Bob Jones Bombardier; Herb Keene Navigator

Front Row L to R: Sgt. Roscoe Heins, Ball Turret; Sgt. John Glowski, Top Turret; Sgt. Mike Grady, Tail Turret; S/Sgt. Forrest Church, 1st Engr; Rt. Waist, Sgt. Leonard Krul, Nose Turret, S/Sgt. Elliot Belland, Radio oper. Lt. Waist.


Leslie Gentry

1st Lt Leslie J Gentry Jr was assigned to the 459th BG 759th Squadron.
Military Occupational Specialty (MOS): Pilot.


Back Row L to R:

The following information on Leslie Gentry is gathered and extracted from military records. We have many documents and copies of documents, including military award documents. It is from these documents that we have found this information on 1st Lt Gentry. These serviceman's records are nowhere near complete and we are always looking for more material. If you can help add to Leslie Gentry's military record please contact us.

  Rank General Order Date Notes Award Ribbon & Device

Leslie Gentry

1st Lt

2442

08/09/1944

 

AM/2OLC

Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

Leslie Gentry

1st Lt

2442

08/09/1944

 

AM/3OLC

Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

Leslie Gentry

1st Lt

3033

09/02/1944

 

AM/4OLC

Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

Leslie Gentry

1st Lt

3573

09/23/1944

 

DFC

Distinguished Flying Cross (DFC)

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