1944 — Italy
Percy H Campbell,
National WWII Memorial, Washington, D.C.
Registry~NARA~War Department Files
Honoree Hometown Service Source
Percy H. Campbell Waterford, MI U.S. Army Air Forces Mrs. Dorothy Campbell
Percy H. Campbell
BRANCH OF SERVICE: U.S. Army Air Forces
HOMETOWN: Waterford, MI
HONORED BY: Mrs. Dorothy Campbell, Wife
ACTIVITY DURING WWII
BRONZE STARS AWARDED FOR SERVICE IN MEDITERRANEAN THEATRE FROM APRIL 1943 TO MARCH 1945.
The Bronze Star Medal may be awarded for meritorious achievement or meritorious service according to the following: (1) Awards may be made to recognize single acts of merit or meritorious service. The lesser degree than that required for the award of the Legion of Merit must nevertheless have been meritorious and accomplished with distinction. (2) Award may be made to each member of the Armed Forces of the United States who, after 6 December 1941, has been cited in orders or awarded a certificate for exemplary conduct in ground combat against an armed enemy between 7 December 1941 and 2 September 1945, inclusive, or whose meritorious achievement has been otherwise confirmed by documents executed prior to 1 July 1947.
Barbara Ennis Connolly, 57th Bomb Wing Researcher PRINCESSBARBI_B25@msn.com