Arthur Shorten

Arthur R Shorten served his country in World War II with the 2nd Bombardment Group 49th Squadron.

Information on Arthur Shorten 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 SSGT Shorten. 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 Arthur Shorten's military record please contact us.

05/21/1944
AM/9OLC
Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

SSGT
GO: 558
Cincinnatti OH

03/07/1945
AM/10OLC
Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

SSGT
GO: 1223
Cincinnati OH

03/29/1945
AM/11OLC
Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

SSGT
GO: 1880
Cincinnati OH

05/15/1945
AM/12OLC
Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

SSGT
GO: 3190
Cincinnati OH


The information on this page about Arthur Shorten 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 including digital copies. We will continue to add to this material as it becomes available.

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