Donald F. Wagner awarded Distinguished Flying Cross

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Donald F. Wagner awarded Distinguished Flying Cross - GAINS AWARD OF GOLD STAR The Distingushed...
GAINS AWARD OF GOLD STAR The Distingushed Flying Cross and the Air Medal with a gold star have been awarded to Donald F. Wagner, son of Mrs. Eileen Wagner, 283 Beach Ave., and the late Arthur Wagner. Wagner formerly a lieutenant 'junior grade in the Navy Air Corps, now a student at Syracuse University, received the award "for distinguishing himself while par ticipating in aerial flights as pilot of a carrier-based plane in opera tions against the enemy." He par ticipated in 25 missions and was responsible for destroying two ene my aircraft, according to the cita tion. The gold star was awarded in lieu of six additional air medals Donald F. Wagner

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  1. Democrat and Chronicle,
  2. 20 May 1946, Mon,
  3. Page 7

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