Vicente R. Barbosa

BRANCH OF SERVICE
U.S. Army Air Forces

HOMETOWN
McAllen, TX

HONORED BY
Danny Jones

ACTIVITY DURING WWII

SERVED AS A CORPORAL IN THE 303RD AIRDROME SQUADRON, 308TH BOMBARDMENT WING, 5TH AIR FORCE AND DISTINGUISHED HIMSELF BY INTREPID ACTIONS AND EXTRAORDINARY HEROISM AGAINST A HOSTILE FORCE IN NEW GUINEA IN 1944. AWARDED THE DISTINGUISHED SERVICE CROSS.