Capt. Floyd C. Lawrence Jr


(F. Birtciel)

Capt. Floyd C. Lawrence Jr

343rd FS - 15 July 1944 - April 1945

Assigned Aircraft

P-51D CY-L 44-14149 "Sweet Pootie"
P-51D CY-L 44-13643 "Sweet Pootie"

Mission History

Flew 375 combat hours

Mission List
55th FG Mission # Date Target
227 05 September 1944 Stuttgart
230 10 September 1944 Nürnberg (Blue 3)
328 24 February 1944 Bremen
Air Scores
Destroyed  
Probable  
Damaged  
Ground Scores
Destroyed
Damaged
Score Detail 05 September 1944  He-111 destroyed (ground) Stuttgart/Echterdingen
10 September 1944  (2)Me-210 destroyed (ground) Illesheim
10 September 1944  (4)Me-210 damaged (ground) Illesheim
24 February 1945  Ju-88 destroyed (ground) Zwischenahn
24 February 1945  u/i a/c damaged (ground) Zwischenahn
Notes Home of Record - Los Angeles, California
15 July 1944 - Joined the 343rd Fighter Squadron
September 1944 - Awarded Oak Leaf Cluster to the Air Medal
October 1944 -Awarded Oak Leaf Cluster to the Air Medal
February 1945 - Awarded 5th Oak Leaf Cluster to Air Medal
April 1945 - Awarded the Distinguished Flying Cross
April 1945 - Awarded a 7th Oak Leaf Cluster to the Air Medal
July 1945 - Ended Tour of Duty

Killed in a B-26 during the Korean War

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