Colonel Herschel H. Green

Colonel Herschel H. Green (HMZAR)

Location: Mayfield, KY 42066 Graves County
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Country: United States of America
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N 36° 44.488', W 88° 38.133'

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Born: 3 July 1920, Mayfield, Kentucky
Parents: Ted and Deltrice Green
503 North 6TH St. Mayfield
Education: Mayfield High School and Vanderbilt University
Military Service: U.S. Army Air Corps and U.S. Airforce, 29 Sept. 1941 to 1 April 1964

Distinguished Service War World II

In the Mediterranean Theater, North Africa and ItalyFlying P-40, P-47 and P-51S.
Record: Shot down 18 German aircraft confirmed, 2 probable 5 damaged and 10 destroyed on the ground.On 30 January 1944 Col. Green shot down 6 aircraft in one day. Col. Green was flying with the 317th Squadron, 325 Fighter Group. He became one of a few American Pilots who rank as Aces in two different aircraft.

Distinguished Service Cross
Silver Star
2 Distinguished Flying Crosses
25 Air Medals
Purple Heart
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Date Added Saturday, September 20th, 2014 at 9:30am PDT -07:00
Photo Credits: [1] PHOTO BY LARRY BROWN  [2] LDBROWNARTS 7/26/2016  [3] KATHRYN GREEN, PHOTO TAKEN 7/26/2016  
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 353978 N 4067439
Decimal Degrees36.74146667, -88.63555000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 36° 44.488', W 88° 38.133'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds36° 44' 29.28" N, 88° 38' 7.98" W
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Area Code(s)270
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 100-118 E Broadway St, Mayfield KY 42066, US
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