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James H. Gerberding

Date of death: MIA: August 1945
Home of record: Minneapolis Minnesota
Status: MIA


Distinguished Flying Cross

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Awarded for actions during the Civil War

(Citation Needed) - SYNOPSIS: Lieutenant Commander James H. Gerberding, United States Navy, was awarded the Distinguished Flying Cross (Posthumously) for extraordinary achievement while participating in aerial flight as a Patrol Bomber Plane Commander in action against the Japanese on 10 and 18 May 1945.

General Orders: Bureau of Naval Personnel Information Bulletin No. 352 (July 1946)

Action Date: May 10 & 18, 1945

Service: Navy

Rank: Lieutenant Commander