PERSONALIA
 
Name:  Altman, Dory "Danny"
Date of birth: Unknown (Sanford/Florida, United States)
Date of death:  November 26th, 1998
Nationality:  American
BIOGRAPHY: 
Graduated from Murray State University in Murray, Kentucky and from Stetson University in Florida. Had 2 brothers who also served during WW2 in the Army Air Corp.
     
DISTINGUISHED FLYING CROSS (DFC)
Action: Citation:
" . . . ..extraordinary achievement while serving as right waist gunner on numerous bombardment missions against enemy in . . . over German occupied Continental Europe. Sergeant Altman . . fearlessly repelled numerous hostile fighter attacks . . , excellent marksmanship, thereby assuring the safety of . . . to duty while engaged in aerial combat on all these missions are in keeping with the highest traditions of the United States Army Air Forces."
Details: This citation was half-burned but with that what was left, an attempt has been made.
 
 
 
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Picture source:   - Family photo
Information source(s):   - The Distinguished Flying Cross Society
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