August 5, 1950

1950: MEDAL OF HONOR. Maj Louis J. Sebille, the 67th Fighter Bomber Squadron Commander, dies near Hamchang, Korea, when he crashes his severely damaged F-51 into an enemy position. Major Sebille posthumously received the first Medal of Honor for a USAF member in the Korean War. Citation: http://www.cmohs.org/recipient-detail/3186/sebille-louis-j.php

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