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Ronald Rollo Hecht

Date of death: MIA: World War II
Home of record: Wasecca Minnesota
Status: MIA


Distinguished Flying Cross

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Awarded for actions during the Civil War

(Citation Needed) - SYNOPSIS: Ensign Ronald Rollo Hecht, United States Navy, was awarded the Distinguished Flying Cross (Posthumously) for extraordinary achievement while participating in aerial flight as Co-Pilot of a PBM over Tsushima Straits on 15 May 1945.

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

Action Date: May 15, 1945

Service: Navy

Rank: Ensign