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Adams, Jonathan E., Jr. "Jock"

Date of birth:
September 8th, 1917
Date of death:
September 20th, 1984 (Wormleysburg/Pennsylvania, United States)
Nationality:
American

Biography

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Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Captain
Unit:
Commanding Officer, Company A, 508th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 82nd Airborne Division "All-American", U.S. Army
Awarded for:
Operation Market Garden
Action:
Citation unavailable.
Details:
Headquarters 82nd Airborne Division, General Orders No. 36 (1944).
Silver Star Medal (SSM)
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Captain
Unit:
Commanding Officer, Company A, 508th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 82nd Airborne Division "All-American", U.S. Army
Action:
Citation unavailable.
Details:
This award was obtained in the form of an Oak Leaf to be attached on the ribbon of the first award.
Headquarters 82nd Airborne Division, General Orders No. 64 (1945).
Silver Star Medal (SSM)
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Captain
Unit:
Commanding Officer, Company A, 508th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 82nd Airborne Division "All-American", U.S. Army
Action:
Citation unavailable.
Details:
Headquarters 82nd Airborne Division, General Orders No. 98 (1945).
Bronze Star  Medal (BSM)
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Captain
Unit:
Commanding Officer, Company A, 508th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 82nd Airborne Division "All-American", U.S. Army
Action:
For wounds received in action on 1 July 1944 in France.
Details:
Headquarters 82nd Airborne Division, General Orders No. 54 (1944).
Purple Heart

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