THE DISTINGUISHED FLYING CROSS
||CITATION FOR DISTINGUISHED FLYING CROSS
David W. Pohl, Army serial number 6,152,141
Corporal, Army Air Forces, United States Army
For extraordinary achievement while participating in a highly destructive raid on the Japanese mainland on April 18, 1942. Corporal Pohl volunteered for this mission knowing full well that the chances of survival were extremely remote, and executed his part in it with great skill and daring. This achievement reflects high credit on Corporal Pohl and the military service.
Learn about The
DOOLITTLE RAID - 1942
RAIDER INFORMATION - crew lists
CREW 8 - INTERNEES' DEBRIEFING - 1943
ARMY MEMORANDUM - 1943
AHNENTAFEL for DAVID WILLIAM POHL
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