William Brown

William M Brown served his country in World War II with the 22nd Bombardment Group .

Information on William Brown 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 CPL Brown. These serviceman's records are not complete and should not be construed as a complete record. We are always looking for more documented material on this and other servicemen. If you can help add to William Brown's military record please contact us.

MIA (Missing In Action)

Staff Sergeant William Brown was MIA 9 January 1943.

Date Order Award Ribbon & Device Document Originator Rank Status

02/12/1943

General Order (GO)* : 34

Issuing Authority: 5AF

Current Rank: SSGT

ROS On Roster Type Document

04/25/1943

General Order (GO)* : 74

SS Silver Star

Silver Star

Issuing Authority: 5AF

Current Rank: SSGT

AP

05/01/1943

General Order (GO)* : 78

Issuing Authority: 5AF

Current Rank: SSGT

ROS On Roster Type Document

06/04/1943

General Order (GO)* : 112

ROS On The Roster

On The Roster

Issuing Authority: 5AF

Current Rank: SSGT

08/26/1943

General Order (GO)* : 186

SS/1OLC Silver Star Bronze Oak Leaf Cluster

Silver Star Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

Issuing Authority: 5AF

Current Rank: CPL

AP

09/10/1943

General Order (GO)* : 193

Issuing Authority: 5AF

Current Rank: SSGT

ROS On Roster Type Document

10/20/1943

General Order (GO)* : 239

Issuing Authority: 5AF

Current Rank: SSGT

ROS On Roster Type Document

05/20/1945

General Order (GO)* : 98

Issuing Authority: 5AF

Current Rank: SSGT

ROS On Roster Type Document

10/19/1945

General Order (GO)* : 166

Issuing Authority: 5AF

Current Rank: SSGT

ROS On Roster Type Document

* Documents are of the type/classification of "General Order" for most award documents. The listed documents are GO, General Order unless otherwise stated. For example. Special Orders.

The Issuing Authority is the Command and author of the document.


The information on this page about William Brown has been obtained through a possible variety of sources incluging the serviceman themselves, family, copies of military records that are in possession of the Army Air Corps Library and Museum along with data obtained from other researchers and sources including AF Archives at Air Force Historical Research Agency and the U.S. National Archives.

This information is by no means complete, we are adding information based upon documentation in our possession.

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