PERSONALIA
 
Name:  Amussen, John Russell
Date of birth: 1921
Date of death:  May 19th, 1945
Nationality:  American
BIOGRAPHY: 
Member of Bomber Squadron VBF-14 flying from San Ysidro. He was killed during a training accident with a Chance Vought F4U-4 Corsair Fighter bomber in May 1945 near Los Coronades, San Diego.
     
NAVY CROSS
Rank: Lieutenant (j.g.), U.S. Navy R
 
     
NAVY AVIATOR WING
 
     
PURPLE HEART
 
     
AMERICAN CAMPAIGN MEDAL
 
     
ASIATIC-PACIFIC CAMPAIGN MEDAL
 
     
WORLD WAR TWO VICTORY MEDAL
Details: Postumously awarded
 
     
PHILIPPINES LIBERATION MEDAL
 
     
PHILIPPINE PRESIDENTIAL UNIT CITATION
 
 
 
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Picture source:   - Timothy Amussen
Information source(s):   - Douglas C. Sterner, Recipients of The Navy Cross, 1916 - Present
- Timothy Amussen
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