Clipped From Big Spring Daily Herald
GUNNER EARNS MEDAL Cpl. James H. Billington of Ackerly, ball turret gunner on a B-17 Flying Fortress of the 96th Bomb Group, has been awarded the Air Medal, Before entering tha service in November, 1943, Cpl. Billington was a welder for Moore Dry Dock Co., Oakland, Calif. He is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Harry Billingtoa of Ackerly.