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416th Bombardment Group (L)

Battle Participation Awards

(Campaigns)

 

Transcription from USAF Archives (Declassified IAW EO 12958)

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Battle Participation Award - "Air Offensive Europe"
Exhibit # 2, Jul, 44 (AFHRA)



Overseas Service Bars
Exhibit # 3, Jul, 44 (AFHRA)



Battle Participation Award - "Western Europe"
Exhibit # 32, Aug, 44 (AFHRA)



Battle Participation Award - "Northern France Campaign (No 3)"
Exhibit # 21, Apr, 45 (AFHRA)



Battle Participation Award - "Germany Campaign (No 3)"
Exhibit # 22, Apr, 45 (AFHRA)



Battle Participation Award - Redisignation of the Campaign of Germany as
the Campaign of the Rhineland (15 Sept 44 - 21 Mar 45)
2 new campaigns established:
Campaign of Ardennes (16 Dec 44-25 Jan 45) and
Campaign of Central Europe (22 Mar 45-final date not set down).
Exhibit # 32, May, 45 (AFHRA)




See also the Distinguished Unit Citation Award and Letters of Commendation.

(Declassified IAW EO 12958)
Documents available from the Air Force Historical Research Agency (AFHRA) at Maxwell Air Force Base, AL.