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Ernest Holmes


Commanding Officer of 301st Bomb Group from Dec. 1944 to Apr. 1945


Ernest Holmes

Col. Ernest S Holmes Jr was assigned to the 301st BG 301st HQ. He was from Missoula MT
Military Occupational Specialty (MOS): Commanding Officer 301 BG.

Commanding Officer of 301st Bomb Group from Dec. 1944 to Apr. 1945

The following information on Ernest Holmes is gathered and extracted from military records. We have many documents and copies of documents, including military award documents. It is from these documents that we have found this information on Col. Holmes. These serviceman's records are nowhere near complete and we are always looking for more material. If you can help add to Ernest Holmes's military record please contact us.

  Rank General Order Date Notes Award Ribbon & Device

Ernest Holmes

Colonel

758

02/19/1945

 

DFC

Distinguished Flying Cross (DFC)

Ernest Holmes

COL

975

02/26/1945

 

AM/1OLC

Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

ERNEST HOLMES

COL

975

02/26/1945

 

AM/1OLC

Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

ERNEST HOLMES

COL

1613

03/21/1945

 

AM/2OLC

Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

ERNEST HOLMES

COL

2609

04/21/1945

 

AM/3OLC

Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

Ernest Holmes

Colonel

3271

05/18/1945

 

DFC/1OLC

Distinguished Flying Cross (DFC) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

ERNEST HOLMES

COL

3574

06/18/1945

 

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