Paul L. Faust

Paul L. Faust, Captain Infantry, Pilot AH-1G, Company D, 227th Aviation Battalion (assault Helicopter) (Airmobile) 1st Cavalry Division (Airmobile) is awarded the Distinguished Flying Cross for heroism while participating in aerial flight evidenced by voluntary action above and beyond the call of duty in the Republic of Cambodia: Captain Faust distinguished himself by valorous action on 9 May 1970, when he made repeated sweeps into the landing zone, drawing the enemy fire and allowing the evacuation ship to complete its mission. His outstanding flying ability and devotion to duty are in keeping with the highest traditions of the military service and reflects great credit upon himself, his unit and the United States Army. Paul L. Faust is a member of the Distinguished Flying Cross Society.