Capt. Orville E. Goodman


(Dan Henry)

Capt. Orville E. Goodman

338th FS - States - 04 August 1944

Assigned Aircraft

Not Known

Mission History

Not Known

Mission List
55th FG Mission # Date Target
07 22 October 1943 Cambrai
09 03 November 1943 Wilhemshaven (Escorted Lt. Florentine)
11 07 November 1943 Sweep in Ostend-St. Omer area
12 07 November 1943 Sweep in Lille area (White 3)
13 10 November 1943 Montdidier Airdrome (Blue 2)
16 25 November 1943 Sweep over Northern France (Red 4)
17 26 November 1943 Bremen (Red 3) (Returned early and landed at Knettishall at 1230, escorting Lt. Tibbetts)
20 01 December 1943 Solingen (White 4)
100 24 May 1944 Berlin (Returned early due to 'artificial horizon out' - No Sortie)
176 06 July 1944 Bridges Escort
177 07 July 1944 Bernburg
Air Scores
Destroyed
Probable  
Damaged  
Ground Scores
Destroyed  
Damaged  
Score Detail 06 July 1944  Me-109 destroyed (air) Laon
07 July 1944
  FW-190 destroyed (air) W/Bernburg
07 July 1944  (.5)Me-109 destroyed (air) W/Bernburg
Notes From Glendale, California
ASN - O-740171
20 August 1943 - On Roster of Officers of the 338th Fighter Squadron
16 September 1943 - On Roster of Officers of the 338th Fighter Squadron
14 October 1943 - Appointed Squadron Oxygen Officer
01 December 1943 - Promoted from 2nd Lieutenant to 1st Lieutenant
20 December 1943 - Awarded the Air Medal
17 January 1944 - Awarded an Oak Leaf Cluster to the Air Medal
15 February 1944 - Awarded an Oak Leaf Cluster to the Air Medal
19 April 1944 - Appointed Assistant Squadron Operations Officer
27 April 1944 - Awarded the Distinguished Flying Cross
04 May 1944 - Promoted from 1st Lieutenant to Captain
13 July 1944 - Awarded an Oak Leaf Cluster to the Distinguished Flying Cross
04 August 1944 - Transferred to the 496th Fighter Training Group
Awards
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