Col. George T. Crowell


(F Birtciel)

Col. George T. Crowell

HdQts - 16 September 1943 - 19 February 1945

Assigned Aircraft

P-38H CY-C
P-38J CY-C
P-51D CY-C

Mission History

Not Known

Mission List

55th FG  Mission #

Date Target
07 22 October 1943 Cambrai
08 24 October 1943 St. Andre L'Eure
11 07 November 1943 Sweep-Ostend-St. Omer Area
13 10 November 1943 Montdidier Airdrome
15 13 November 1943 Bremen
58 06 March 1944 Berlin (led group)
67 27 March 1944 Bourdeaux
Air Scores

0-0-0

Ground Scores

0-0

Notes 55th group commanding officer between 10 April 1944 and 22 February 1945
29th November 1943 - Awarded the Air Medal
26th January 1944 - Awarded 1st Oak Leaf Cluster to Air Medal
23 February 1944 - Awarded 2nd Oak Leaf Cluster to Air Medal
07 March 1944 - Awarded 3rd Oak Leaf Cluster to Air Medal
21 March 1944 - Appointed Lt. Colonel
05 April 1944 - Awarded 4th Oak Leaf Cluster to Air Medal
15 April 1944 - Awarded the Distinguished Flying Cross
19 February 1945 - Ended Tour of Duty
Memories  
Additional Image Chicago Tribune's wartime column on Col. George T. Crowell (Tom Skinner)

(L-R) Maj. Todd Crowell and Capt. Busching (Jack Jenkins via NARS)

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