WWII KIA Air Medal - 389th Bomb Group
Officially wartime government engraved Air Medal in original case named to Sgt William E. SYLVESTER. He served in the 565th Bomb Squadron, 389th Bomb Group. He was KIA on April 1, 1944 on a mission to Pforzheim, Germany. His B24 was named “Jackass Male.” They were shot down by Flak. Sever new members were killed, two POWs. He is buried at Normandy American Cemetery in France.