Capt. John L. Odegard

Capt. John L. Odegard

338th FS - April 1943 - 17 May 1944

Assigned Aircraft

P-38J CL- 42-67962 "Bambi"

Mission History

Not Known

Mission List

55th FG Mission #

Date Target
45 10 February 1944 Brunswick
57 04 March 1944 Berlin
Air Scores
Destroyed  
Probable  
Damaged
Ground Scores
Destroyed  
Damaged  
Score Detail 10 February 1944  Me-110 damaged (air) Brunswick
Notes ASN - O-743364
April 1943 - Joined the 338th Fighter Squadron
29 November 1943 - Awarded the Air Medal
17 January 1944 - Awarded an Oak Leaf Cluster to the Air Medal
28 January 1944 - Awarded an Oak Leaf Cluster to the Air Medal
15 February 1944 - Awarded an Oak Leaf Cluster to the Air Medal
07 March 1944 - Awarded the Distinguished Flying Cross
17 May 1944 - Transferred to the 554th Fighter Training Squadron, 496th Fighter Training Group
Awards
Memories  
Additional Photograph Capt. Odegard standing next to Lt. Turner's P-38J "Hell's Angel" (The Edgar Hancock Collection via B. Hancock)

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