Bjorn Ahlin

Captain Bjorn Ahlin was assigned to the 301st BG 419th Squadron.
Military Occupational Specialty (MOS): Navigator.

Captain Bjorn Ahlin passed way on January 31, 2013. He was known as "Snuffy" to his crew. Rotated home Nov. 12, 1943

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Date Order Award Ribbon & Device Document Originator Rank Status



AM Air Medal

Air Medal (AM)

Issuing Authority: 12th Air Force

Current Rank: 1st Lt



PH Purple Heart

Purple Heart (PH)

Issuing Authority: 12th Air Force

Current Rank: 1st Lt.

* Documents are of the type/classification of "General Order" for most award documents. The listed documents are GO, General Order unless otherwise stated. For example. Special Orders.

The Issuing Authority is the Command and author of the document.

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