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First Name: Wilson

Last Name: Chapman

Birthplace: USA

Gender: Male

Branch: Army (1784 - present)

Home of Record: Quitaque, TX
Middle Name: A.

Date of Birth:

Rank: First Lieutenant

Years Served:
Wilson A. Chapman

•  World War II (1941 - 1945)


Wilson A. Chapman

1st Lieutenant, U. S. Army Air Forces

Silver Star

Headquarters, 5th Air Force, General Orders No. 11 (September 30, 1942)
(Citation Needed) - SYNOPSIS: The President of the United States of America, authorized by Act of Congress July 9, 1918, takes pleasure in presenting the Silver Star to First Lieutenant (Air Corps) Wilson A. Chapman (ASN: 0-406480), United States Army Air Forces, for gallantry in action while serving with the 5th Air Force, in action against the enemy in the Southwest Pacific Theater of Operations during World War II. His gallant actions and dedicated devotion to duty, without regard for his own life, were in keeping with the highest traditions of military service and reflect great credit upon himself and the United States Army.

Origin of Nickname/Handle:

Texas Exceptional Gallantry

Honoree ID: 318337   Created by: drjones46




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