Alpheus Backus

MACR: 16197

S/Sgt. Alpheus P Backus was assigned to the 301st BG 32nd Squadron.

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Rank Order Date Award Ribbon & Device

SSGT

54

04/03/1943

AM

Air Medal (AM)

28 Nov. 1942 Shot down on mission to Bizerte in B-17 AM MIA


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