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Service Status
Not Specified
Last Rank
Technical Sergeant
Service Years
1950 - 1971
AFSC/MOS
27250-Air Traffic Control Operator
Home State
Minnesota





Location
Minnesota
N/A
Service to 1971
Air Force Commendation Medal (1958-2015)
Criteria
The Air Force Commendation Medal may be awarded to members of the Armed Forces of the United States below the grade of Brigadier General who, while serving in any capacity with the Air Force, distingu... More
Comments
End of Tour / End of Service
1971
Air Force Longevity Award
Criteria
It is awarded to all service members of the U.S. Air Force who complete four years of honorable active or reserve military service with any branch of the United States Armed Forces. The Air Force Long... More
Comments
Uncertain about actual date. As noted on DD-214 dated 31 Aug 1971:

AFLSA w(3OLC)
1971
2026th Communications Squadron
2026th Communications Squadron
Rank
Technical Sergeant
Location
Grand Forks AFB, Grand Forks - North Dakota
AFSC
27250-Air Traffic Control Operator
Comments
Comments Pending
1968 - 1971
Grand Forks Air Force Base
Grand Forks Air Force Base
Rank
Technical Sergeant
AFSC
27250-Air Traffic Control Operator
Comments
Comments Pending
1968 - 1971
2165th Communications Squadron
2165th Communications Squadron
Rank
Technical Sergeant
Location
Taipei AS - Taiwan
AFSC
27250-Air Traffic Control Operator
Comments
Comments Pending
1965 - 1967
Air Force Good Conduct Medal
Criteria
The Air Force Good Conduct Medal has been awarded for qualifying service from May 31, 1963 to the present.
Comments
AFGCM (10Apr62-9Apr65) SO G-32, HqWCR, 1965
1965
Vietnam Service Medal
Criteria
The Vietnam Service Medal was awarded to members of the Armed Forces of the United States who served at any time between July 4, 1965, and March 28, 1973, in Vietnam or its contiguous waters or airspa... More
Comments
Uncertain about actual date of award. Noted on Correction to DD-214 dated 24 Oct 1965:

Delete: AF Expeditionary Medal
Add: Vietnam Service medal
1965
2029th Communications Squadron
2029th Communications Squadron
Rank
Staff Sergeant
Location
Ellsworth AFB, Rapid City - South Dakota
AFSC
27250-Air Traffic Control Operator
Comments
Comments Pending
1962 - 1965
Ellsworth Air Force Base
Ellsworth Air Force Base
Rank
Staff Sergeant
AFSC
27250-Air Traffic Control Operator
Comments
Comments Pending
1962 - 1965
Air Force Good Conduct Medal
Criteria
The Air Force Good Conduct Medal has been awarded for qualifying service from May 31, 1963 to the present.
Comments
Noted on DD-214 dated 24 Oct 1965:

Good Conduct Medal W/3Brlps (10Apr59-9Apr62) SOG-11, 1Mb1ComGp
1962
Air Force Longevity Award
Criteria
It is awarded to all service members of the U.S. Air Force who complete four years of honorable active or reserve military service with any branch of the United States Armed Forces. The Air Force Long... More
Comments
Noted on DD-214 dated 24 Oct 1965:

AF Longevity Service Award W/2BrOLC's (23Aug58-22Aug62)
1962
1st Mobile Communications Group
1st Mobile Communications Group
Rank
Airman 1st Class
Location
Japan & Philippines
AFSC
27250-Air Traffic Control Operator
Comments
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1960 - 1962
Air Force Good Conduct Medal
Criteria
The Air Force Good Conduct Medal has been awarded for qualifying service from May 31, 1963 to the present.
Comments
Comments Pending
1959
Air Force Longevity Award
Criteria
It is awarded to all service members of the U.S. Air Force who complete four years of honorable active or reserve military service with any branch of the United States Armed Forces. The Air Force Long... More
Comments
Uncertain as to date of award. Noted on DD-214 dated 24 Oct 1959:

Longevity Ribbon w/1 1 Br OLC (AFR 900-10)
1959
Air Traffic Control Tower Apprentice Course
Air Traffic Control Tower Apprentice Course
Rank
Airman 1st Class
AFSC
99000-Basic Airman
Comments
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1956 - 1956
Air Force Longevity Award
Criteria
It is awarded to all service members of the U.S. Air Force who complete four years of honorable active or reserve military service with any branch of the United States Armed Forces. The Air Force Long... More
Comments
AFLSA (22Aug55) AFR 900-10
1955
Air Force Good Conduct Medal
Criteria
The Air Force Good Conduct Medal has been awarded for qualifying service from May 31, 1963 to the present.
Comments
Comments Pending
1951
Air Police School, Tyndall AFB, FL
Air Police School, Tyndall AFB, FL
Rank
Airman 1st Class
Location
Tyndall AFB - Florida
AFSC
AAF MOS 677-Military Policeman
Comments
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1950 - 1950
Tyndall Air Force Base
Tyndall Air Force Base
Rank
Airman 1st Class
AFSC
AAF MOS 677-Military Policeman
Comments
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1950 - 1950
National Defense Service Medal (2001-Present)
Criteria
The National Defense Service Medal is awarded for honorable active service as a member of the Armed Forces during the Korean War, Vietnam War, the war against Iraq in the Persian Gulf, and for service... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1950
Service from 1950
Army National Guard (ARNG)
Army National Guard (ARNG)
Rank
[Other Service Rank]
Comments
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1947 - 1948
World War II Victory Medal
Criteria
The World War II Victory Medal commemorates military service during the Second World War.
Comments
Noted on NAVPERS-553 signed on 31 Mar 1947 as having been presented on presented on 7 Feb 1947.

Note that his Naval Service was from 9 Jan 1946 to 31 Mar 1947.
1947
US Navy (USN)
US Navy (USN)
Rank
[Other Service Rank]
Location
various - United States
Comments
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1946 - 1947

 
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