PERSONALIA
 
Name:  Atwood, Paul B.
Date of birth: Unknown
Nationality:  American
     
GOOD CONDUCT MEDAL - ARMY
Rank: Private
Unit: Company B, 1st Battalion, 508th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 82nd Airborne Division "All-American", U.S. Army
Awarded on: November 16th, 1943
Details: Headquarters 82nd Airborne Division, General Orders No. 58 (1943).
 
     
PURPLE HEART
Unit: Company B, 1st Battalion, 508th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 82nd Airborne Division "All-American", U.S. Army
 
     
PURPLE HEART
Rank: Staff Sergeant
Unit: Company B, 1st Battalion, 508th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 82nd Airborne Division "All-American", U.S. Army
Action: For wounds received in action on 30 January 1945 in Belgium.
Details: This award was obtained in the form of an Oak Leaf to be attached on the ribbon of the first award.
Headquarters 82nd Airborne Division, General Orders No. 17 (1945).
 
 
 
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Information source(s):   - NORDYKE, P., Put Us Down In Hell, Historic Ventures, LLC, Lexington, United States, 2012.
- 508th Parachute Infantry Regiment.org
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