Capt. Albert J. Ramm


(Dick Herbst via 55th FG Newsletter)

Capt. Albert J. Ramm

338th FS - 11 August 1944 - 20 April 1945

Assigned Aircraft

P-51D CL-F "Ginny"

Mission History

Not Known

Mission List
55th FG Mission # Date Target
223 28 August 1944 Saarbrucken
276 26 November 1944 Hamm
303 06 January 1945 Germersheim
Air Scores
Destroyed
Probable  
Damaged  
Ground Scores
Destroyed
Damaged  
Score Detail 28 August 1944  (.5)DFS-230 destroyed (air) Dromersheim
26 November 1944  FW-190 destroyed (ground) Vorden A/F
06 January 1945  (2)Ju-88 destroyed (ground) Giebelstadt
06 January 1945  (2)u/i a/c destroyed (ground) Giebelstadt
Notes Born on 28th October 1922 in New York City
ASN -O-816934
11 August 1944 - Joined the 338th Fighter Squadron
13 December 1944 - Awarded 3rd Oak Leaf Cluster to the Air Medal
15 January 1945 - Awarded 5th Oak Leaf Cluster to the Air Medal
06 February 1945 - Promoted from 1st Lieutenant to Captain
15 February 1945 - Awarded 5th Oak Leaf Cluster to the Air Medal
24 February 1945 - Awarded the Distinguished Flying Cross
27 February 1945 - Hit telephone pole near Group Ops building, whilst celebrating end of tour, by buzzing the airfield.  Landed successfully (in LtCol. McGinn's P-51 "Da Quake") although damaged right wing.
20 April 1945 - Finished Tour of Duty

Passed away on 02 April 1999

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