Lewis F Shackleford, 720th Squadron, arrived in Manduria on March 20, 1944 and departed on September 20, 1944.
He flew 50 missions: Roma-Arno, Southern France, Air Combat - Balkans, Air Offensive Europe, Normandy.
After returning to the United States he attended Central Instructors School, Smyrna, Tennessee.
He was discharged on August 1, 1945 from Fort Sam Houston, Texas.
Information and picture provided by Lewis's sister, Madelyn Shackleford Morgan