A Tribute to
James William Kerr
1922 - 2006
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  The War Years

First Lieutenant
James William Kerr

Army Air Corps
386th Bombardment Group
554th Bomb Squadron
B-26 Pilot

March 30, 1942 to November 26, 1945

Ellington Field, Texas
Randolph Field, Texas
Avon Park, FL
Great Dunmow, England

Battles and Campaigns

Northern France - Normandy - Germany

Combat Missions

64 total missions
14 as flight leads
and 4 as deputy group leads

Medals Awarded

ETO Ribbon with three battle stars

The Air Medal with eleven oak leaf clusters

Presidential Unit Citation