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Rank and Name, Technical Sergeant Freddie Kenneth Affeld.
Unit/Placed in, 320th Bomber Squadron, 90th Bomber Group (Heavy) “Jolly Roger “.
Freddie is born on 3 Nov. 1919 in Valpariso, Indiana.
Father, Ernst O. Affeld.
Mother, Jennie M. (Bastel) Affeld.
Sisters, Erma H, Treva L, and Florence M. Affeld.
Brothers, Earnest, Howard C, Robert E, and Vernon L. Affeld.
Freddie enlisted the U.S.Army Air Force in Indiana with service number # .
Freddie was KIA when the plane was shot by Japanese Fighters and crashed in sea on Jan. 9, 1943, he is honored with a Purple Heart, Air Medal, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal and the WWII Victory Medal.
Freddie’s crew-members and their position on-board the plane a B-24 were;
Freddie is buried/mentioned at Manila American Cemetery and Memorial Manila, Metro Manila, National Capital Region, Philippines.
Wall of the missing.
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