Russel V. Carson
At Redistribution Center Capt. Russel V, Carson, son of Mr. and Mrs. Robert Carson, is cvir- rently assigned to the AAF redistribution redistribution center No. 4 at Bnnta Ana army air base, Calif., according to the public relations office there. A pilot aboard a C-47 in the Asiatic Pacific theatre of operations, operations, Capt. Carson entered service July 17, 1040, and went oversea.'; in July 1942. He has been awarded the Asiatic theatre ribbon with one battle star and the air medal with six oak leaf clusters. He has completed completed 121 missions, serving in New Zealand.