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Clifton P. Wolcott

Date of birth: January 20, 1957
Date of death: October 3, 1993
Place of Birth: Germany, Bad Kreuznach
Home of record: Lockport New York
Status: KIA

Clifton Wolcott was killed in action during the action at Mogadishu, Somalia, on October 3, 1993.

AWARDS AND CITATIONS

Silver Star

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Awarded for actions during the Gulf War

(Citation Needed) - SYNOPSIS: Chief Warrant Officer Clifton P. Wolcott, United States Army, was awarded the Silver Star for conspicuous gallantry and intrepidity in action while serving as Pilot of a Helicopter in Company D, 1st Battalion, 160th Special Operations Regiment (Airborne), during Operation DESERT STORM in the Persian Gulf. The gallant actions and superb skill demonstrated by Chief Warrant Officer Wolcott on this occasion was in keeping with the highest traditions of the military forces of the United States and reflects great credit upon himself and the United States Army.

Service: Army

Rank: Chief Warrant Officer

Company: Company D

Battalion: 1st Battalion

Regiment: 160th Special Operations Regiment (Airborne)

Soldier's Medal

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Awarded for actions during the Peace Time Awards

(Citation Needed) - SYNOPSIS: Chief Warrant Officer Clifton Phillip Wolcott, United States Army, was awarded the Soldier's Medal for heroism at the risk of life not involving conflict with an armed enemy.

Service: Army

Rank: Chief Warrant Officer