Gene Szafir

Gene J Szafir served his country in World War II with the 12nd Bombardment Group .

Information on Gene Szafir is gathered and extracted from military records. We have many documents and copies of documents, including military award documents. It is from these documents that we have found this information on CAPT Szafir. These serviceman's records are not complete and should not be construed as a complete record. We are always looking for more documented material on this and other servicemen. If you can help add to Gene Szafir's military record please contact us.

MIA (Missing In Action)

First Lieutenant Alden Wood was MIA 5 July 1944.

11/11/1942
SS
Silver Star

1LT
GO: 22

05/04/1943
AM
Air Medal (AM)

1LT
GO: 38

07/25/1943
AM
Air Medal (AM)

CAPT
GO: 4

07/25/1943
AM/1OLC
Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

CAPT
GO: 4

08/28/1943
SS
Silver Star

CAPT
GO: 80


The information on this page about Gene Szafir has been obtained through a possible variety of sources incluging the serviceman themselves, family, copies of military records that are in possession of the Army Air Corps Library and Museum along with data obtained from other researchers and sources including AF Archives at Air Force Historical Research Agency and the U.S. National Archives.

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