John Atkins

John B Atkins JR served his country in World War II with the 2nd Bombardment Group 20th Squadron.

Information on John Atkins 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 1LT Atkins. 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 John Atkins's military record please contact us.

01/18/1945
DFC
Distinguished Flying Cross (DFC)

1LT
GO: 278
Shreveport LA

02/26/1945
AM/3OLC
Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

1LT
GO: 965
Shreveport LA


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