Huntleys In The Military

Purple Heart

Wendell M. Huntley

Born

In 1921
Enlisted at Peoria, Illinois

Died

4/5/1945
Listed as Killed in Action
Killed returning from Neuremberg Germany mission
From Platt County, Illinois

Military Service

U.S. Army Air Corps World War II
Enlisted on 16 May, 1942

Units

8th Air Force

Highest Rank

2nd Lieutenant


Air Medal
(2 Awards)
Medals/Awards

Purple Heart  Air Medal (2 Awards)

Remarks

Enlistment information from the National Archives.
Killed when returning from 15th mission...went overseas Feb 10th 1945