|BATTLE OF LEYTE
These awards are hereby presented to the members of the
US Navy who have acted beyond the call of duty during the Battle of Leyte
Awarded to Big-H, Gnats, Whels, Kken, and Awulf
for their brilliant leadership in the face of insurmountable odds.
Awarded to FOZIE, LouMn, Hornet, and TCO for their
exceptional performance in fighter roles
Awarded to Wezul, Dmien, Wolf-, woof, Micha, gerd,
Seph, HWood, Maik, Ede, and uk4me for their performance in crucial
Awared to FTW who used his TBF to draw enemy fighters
in 4 different frames allowing the rest of VT-19A to get closer to target.
And to Rall who had to deal with all the idiots.
To rj30 for providing the US with excellent recon
and advice. All the GLs for sticking it out.
Finally, all US participants deserve a huge word of thanks
for their participation and most of all perseverence! We brought
this one back from the brink of total defeat!
US CO (retired)