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John Ayres

Army

Hometown: Richmond
Entered: January 4, 1943
Discharged: November 21, 1945
Died In: N/A
Awards: Good Conduct Medal, Asiatic/Pacific Campaign Medal, Philippine Liberation Ribbon

Served with the U.S. Army Air Corps in World War II, in the South Pacific Campaign. Between 1944 and 1945, served in New Guinea, Okinawa, and the Philippines assigned to the 63rd Bomb Squadron of the 43rd Bomb Group.

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