I've been trying to find my grandfather (Earl Harnly) in the 1940 Census by searching with different variations of his last name (Harnly, Harnley, Hamly, etc.) but to no avail. I finally decided to do it the hard way and manually go thru each sheet of the 1940 Census in the location in Lincoln, Nebraska where he, most likely, would have been… Show more
According to newspaper reports my Dad, David E. Harnly, received a Distinguished Flying Cross for his participation in medium bomber combat missions over the coast of France during WWII. I've been trying to find an official record of the award but have not had any luck. Any suggestions on where to look?