Archie Fortson

Archie P Fortson served his country in World War II with the 460th Bombardment Group .

Information on Archie Fortson is gathered and extracted from military records. We have many documents and copies of documents, including military award documents. It is from these documents that we have found this information on 2LT Fortson. These serviceman's records are not complete and should not be construed as a complete record. We are always looking for more documented material on this and other servicemen. If you can help add to Archie Fortson's military record please contact us.

05/27/1944
AM/1OLC
Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

2LT
GO: 673
Feda FL

07/03/1944
AM/2OLC
Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

2LT
GO: 1539
Felda FL

08/16/1944
DFC
Distinguished Flying Cross (DFC)

2LT
GO: 2571
SEDRO-WOOLEY WA

08/16/1944
DFC
Distinguished Flying Cross (DFC)

2LT
GO: 2571
SEDRO-WOOLEY WA


The information on this page about Archie Fortson has been obtained through a possible variety of sources incluging the serviceman themselves, family, copies of military records that are in possession of the Army Air Corps Library and Museum along with data obtained from other researchers and sources including AF Archives at Air Force Historical Research Agency and the U.S. National Archives.

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