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First Name: Floyd

Last Name: Blair

Birthplace: USA

Gender: Male

Branch: Army (1784 - present)



Home of Record: Spur, TX
Middle Name: R.



Date of Birth:



Rank: Corporal

Years Served:
Floyd R. Blair

   
Engagements:
•  World War II (1941 - 1945)

Biography:

Floyd R. Blair

Corporal, U. S. Army Air Force

Silver Star

GENERAL ORDERS:
Headquarters, VII Bomber Command, General Orders No. 62 (July 30, 1942)
CITATION:
The President of the United States of America, authorized by Act of Congress July 9, 1918, takes pleasure in presenting the Silver Star to Corporal Floyd R. Blair (ASN: 6296804), United States Army Air Forces, for gallantry in action as a combat crew member of a United States Heavy Bomber in the 23d Bombardment Squadron, 5th Bombardment Group (Heavy), SEVENTH Air Force, in the Battle of Midway between 3 and 7 June 1942.



Origin of Nickname/Handle:

Texas WWII Exceptional Gallantry

Honoree ID: 316483   Created by: drjones46

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