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1st Lt. Leroy W. Ista - MIA

Leroy W. Ista
County: Richland
World War II - MIA
Date of Disappearance: December 22, 1943
Branch of Service: Air Force
Company/Division: 352nd Fighter Squadron, 353rd Fighter Group

Died while in MIA status.

Memorialized at Cambridge American Cemetery and Memorial. Received Distinguished Flying Cross, Air Medal with 3 Oak Leaf Clusters, and Purple Heart awards.