Glenn Bertran Guyton

BRANCH OF SERVICE
U.S. Army Air Forces

HOMETOWN
Brady, TX

HONORED BY
Danny Jones

ACTIVITY DURING WWII

HE ENLISTED IN 1942 AND SERVED AS A STAFF SERGEANT AND AS A GUNNER ON THE B-29 'MAIL CALL'. HE MADE 26 MISSIONS OUT OF BURMA AND WAS SHOT DOWN ON MISSION 26 IN TOKYO JAPAN AND WAS CAPTURED MAY 1945. HE WAS A PRISONER OF WAR HELD BY JAPANESE UNTIL SEPTEMBER 1945. AWARDED THE PRISONER OF WAR MEDAL, DISTINGUISHED FLYING CROSS, AIR MEDAL AND PURPLE HEART.