James Staerk

James C Staerk served his country in World War II with the 491st Bombardment Group .

Information on James Staerk 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 SSGT Staerk. 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 James Staerk's military record please contact us.

07/02/1944
AM/1OLC
Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

SSGT
GO: 117
Philadelphia PA

07/17/1944
AM/1OLC
Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

SSGT
GO: 137
Philadelphia PA

08/13/1944
AM/OLC
Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

SSGT
GO: 187
Philadelphia PA

08/18/1944
DFC
Distinguished Flying Cross (DFC)

SSGT
GO: 196
Philadelphia PA


The information on this page about James Staerk 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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