George W. Foster

Korean War
Service #AO-445819
RankLieutenant Colonel U.S. Air Force
Date of DeathJuly 25 1950
Korean Service Medal
National Defense Service Medal
Republic of Korea War Service Medal
United Nations Service Medal
Lieutenant Colonel Foster was awarded the Korean Service Medal, the United Nations Service Medal, the National Defense Service Medal and the Republic of Korea War Service Medal.
Lieutenant Colonel Foster was the pilot of a C-47 Skytrain transport assigned to Headquarters Squadron, Haneda Air Base, Japan. On July 27, 1950, his aircraft crashed into the ocean about 64 miles southwest of Tokyo, killing three on board.