Thomas Rafael

Thomas F Rafael served his country in World War II with the 1st Fighter Group .

Information on Thomas Rafael 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 1LT Rafael. 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 Thomas Rafael's military record please contact us.

01/07/1944
AM/1OLC
Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

1LT
GO: 6
Los Angeles CA

01/07/1944
AM/2OLC
Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

1LT
GO: 6
Los Angeles CA

01/07/1944
AM/3OLC
Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

1LT
GO: 6
Los Angeles CA

02/25/1944
AM/4OLC
Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

1LT
GO: 62
Los Angeles CA

02/26/1944
AM/5OLC
Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

1LT
GO: 64
Los Angeles CA

05/19/1944
SS
Silver Star

CAPT
GO: 539

Los Angeles CA

05/23/1944
AM/7OLC
Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

CAPT
GO: 593

Los Angeles CA

05/23/1944
AM/8OLC
Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

CAPT
GO: 593

Los Angeles CA

06/05/1944
AM/9OLC
Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

CAPT
GO: 863

Los Angeles CA


The information on this page about Thomas Rafael 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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