Gerald Reno Beatty

G.R. Beatty (with Pipe)Gerald Reno Beatty:

Gerald served in World War II AAF as a Truck Driver specialty   345, 32nd Bombardment Squadron (Heavy) went overseas 4 of June 1942. He was injured in the War when shrapnel hit him in the elbow and back. [He always told the kids that the big scar on his back was from a Judo Chop!]

Gerald was a life long member of the VFW, American Legion and Disabled American Veterans.

Gerald Beatty WWII PhotoBattles and Campaigns on his discharge papers list 13 different
destinations in WORLD WAR II:

GO 33 WD 45, Air Offensive Europe, Tunisia, Sicily, Rome Arno, Naples Foggia, Normandy, Northern France, Southern France, Rhineland, North Apennines, PO Valle, and Air Combat Balkans.

Gerald Reno BeattyDecorations and Citations; Good Conduct Medal, Distinguished Unit Badge with One Bronze Oak Leaf Cluster; Was the Rank of Sargent and received his Lapel Button on 12 May 1945

See Also: Warren Durwood Beatty

Contributed by daughter, Charlene Beatty Beauchamp - Lineage 272

Last update: December 14, 1999