William Hyde

William B Hyde served his country in World War II with the 13rd AF .

Information on William Hyde 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 2LT Hyde. These serviceman's records are not complete and should not be construed as a complete record. We are always looking for more documented material on this and other servicemen. If you can help add to William Hyde's military record please contact us.

MIA (Missing In Action)

First Lieutenant William Hyde was MIA 11 February 1945.

Date Order Award Ribbon & Device Document Originator Rank Status

12/15/1944

General Order (GO)* : 246

AM/1OLC Air Medal Bronze Oak Leaf Cluster

Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

Issuing Authority: 13th Air Force

Current Rank: 2LT

12/16/1944

General Order (GO)* : 247

AM/1OLC Air Medal Bronze Oak Leaf Cluster

Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

Issuing Authority: 13th Air Force

Current Rank: 2LT

12/16/1944

General Order (GO)* : 250

AM/1OLC Air Medal Bronze Oak Leaf Cluster

Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

Issuing Authority: 13th Air Force

Current Rank: 2LT

05/16/1945

General Order (GO)* : 307

AM/2OLC Air Medal Bronze Oak Leaf Cluster

Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

Issuing Authority: 13AF

Current Rank: 1LT

05/16/1945

General Order (GO)* : 307

AM/3OLC Air Medal Bronze Oak Leaf Cluster

Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

Issuing Authority: 13AF

Current Rank: 1LT

05/16/1945

General Order (GO)* : 307

AM/4OLC Air Medal Bronze Oak Leaf Cluster

Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

Issuing Authority: 13AF

Current Rank: 1LT

05/16/1945

General Order (GO)* : 307

AM/5OLC Air Medal Bronze Oak Leaf Cluster Silver Oak Leaf Cluster = 5 OLCs

Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

Issuing Authority: 13AF

Current Rank: 1LT

05/16/1945

General Order (GO)* : 307

Issuing Authority: 13AF

Current Rank: 1LT

* Documents are of the type/classification of "General Order" for most award documents. The listed documents are GO, General Order unless otherwise stated. For example. Special Orders.

The Issuing Authority is the Command and author of the document.


The information on this page about William Hyde has been obtained through a possible variety of sources incluging the serviceman themselves, family, copies of military records that are in possession of the Army Air Corps Library and Museum along with data obtained from other researchers and sources including AF Archives at Air Force Historical Research Agency and the U.S. National Archives.

This information is by no means complete, we are adding information based upon documentation in our possession.

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