Wilbur Bechtold

Wilbur C Bechtold JR served his country in World War II with the 455th Bombardment Group .

Information on Wilbur Bechtold 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 CAPT Bechtold. 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 Wilbur Bechtold's military record please contact us.

04/01/1944
AM
Air Medal (AM)

CAPT
GO: 169
Iron Mountain MI

05/16/1944
AM/1OLC
Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

CAPT
GO: 490
Iron Mountain MI

06/01/1944
AM/2OLC
Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

CAPT
GO: 781
Iron Mountain MI

07/05/1944
AM/3OLC
Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

CAPT
GO: 1590
Iron Mountain MI


The information on this page about Wilbur Bechtold 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.

This information is by no means complete, we are adding information based upon documentation in our possession.

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