2Lt. John E. Walseth, ASN O-707567

Navigator - Jacobus Crew

10th Air Force / 7th Bombardment Group / 493rd Bombardment Squadron

(Images/Info Courtesy of Randi Walseth, daughter)

Entered Active Service: 17 Dec 41 Received Commission: 15 Jan 44

In Theater: 2 Sept 44 to 6 Oct 45     30 Combat Missions (358 Combat Hours)

Distinguished Flying Cross w/2 OLC   Air Medal w/3 OLC

American Campaign Medal   World War 2 Victory Medal

Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal w/3 Battle Stars   Presidential Unit Citation

Lt. Walseth's Find-A-Grave.com Memorial

493rd BS Personnel

7th BG Personnel