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Daryl F Shaffer

Military

Staff Sergeant Daryl F Shaffer served as an Airplane & Engine Mechanic, and Rifle MKM, in the 9th Air Force's 405th Fighter Group, 511th Fighter Squadron.

Service

Units served with

  • 405th Fighter Group

    405th Fighter Group

    Group
    The 405th Fighter Group was a fighter bomber unit of the United States Army Air Force in World War II. They group flew P-47 Thunderbolts in the European Theater of Operations (ETO) starting with the buildup to the Invasion of Normandy ("D-Day") through...

  • 511th Fighter Squadron

Associated Place

Events

Event Location Date
Born Illinois, USA 1921
Lived in Madison County, IL, USA October 1942
Enlisted Peoria, IL, USA 20 October 1942

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
23 August 2016 09:59:58 Lucy May Created entry with surname, middlename, firstname, nationality, service number, highest rank, role, biography, events and unit associations
Sources

Correspondence with Daryl F Shaffer's daughter, Janet.

See also:
NARA enlistment record: https://aad.archives.gov/aad/record-detail.jsp?dt=893&mtch=1&cat=all&tf=...

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