William Lloyd Turner

BRANCH OF SERVICE
U.S. Army Air Forces

HOMETOWN
Idalou, TX

HONORED BY
Danny Jones

ACTIVITY DURING WWII

SERVED AS A CAPTAIN AND AS PILOT OF A P-40 FIGHTER AIRPLANE IN THE 17TH PURSUIT SQUADRON, 24TH PURSUIT GROUP, FAR EAST AIR FORCE, IN AERIAL COMBAT AGAINST ENEMY FORCES IN 1942, OVER DEN PASAR AIRPORT, BALI, NETHERLANDS EAST INDIES. AWARDED THE DISTINGUISHED SERVICE CROSS AND SILVER STAR.