Ernest Shope

Ernest B Shope served his country in World War II with the 484th Bombardment Group .

Information on Ernest Shope 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 Shope. 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 Ernest Shope's military record please contact us.

03/11/1945
AM/1OLC
Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

2LT
GO: 1333
New Braunfels TX

03/11/1945
DFC
Distinguished Flying Cross (DFC)

2LT
GO: 1345
New Brunfels TX

04/06/1945
AM/2OLC
Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

2LT
GO: 2114
New Braunfels TX

04/22/1945
AM/3OLC
Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

1LT
GO: 2641
New Braunfels TX


The information on this page about Ernest Shope 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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