John R. Ehrlich

JOHN R. EHRLICH Captain John R. Ehrlich distinguished himself by extraordinary achievement while participating in aerial flight as an EC-47 Pilot at DaNang Airfield, Republic of Vietnam, on 22 March 1972. On that date, Captain Ehrlich flew an extremely hazardous mission through adverse weather conditions and through the constant threat of hostile ground fire and attack. In spite of this, he superbly accomplished this highly intricate and hazardous mission in support of friendly ground forces. Through his personal bravery and energetic application of knowledge and skill, he significantly furthered the goal of the United States Air Force in Southeast Asia. The professional competence, aerial skill, and devotion to duty displayed by Captain Ehrlich reflect great credit upon himself and the United States Air Force.