Charlie Falletta

BRANCH OF SERVICE
U.S. Army Air Forces

HOMETOWN
Denison, TX

HONORED BY
Danny Jones

ACTIVITY DURING WWII

SERVED AS A 2ND LIEUTENANT AND FIGHTER PILOT WITH THE 36TH FIGHTER SQUADRON, 8TH FIGHTER GROUP, FAR EAST AIR FORCE IN ACTION AGAINST ENEMY FORCES NEAR PORT MORESBY, NEW GUINEA IN 1942. AWARDED THE DISTINGUISHED SERVICE CROSS, THE SILVER STAR, AND THE DISTINGUISHED FLYING CROSS.