Action: Earl L. Abbott, United States Army Air Forces, was awarded the Silver Star for conspicuous gallantry in action against the enemy while serving with the EIGHTH Air Force in the European Theater of Operations during World War II. Details: Headquarters, 8th Air Force, General Orders No. 37; Posthumously awarded
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