Posted By:Darryl Andrews
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Subject:Rifleman in AAF in WWII
Post Date:June 03, 2012 at 13:40:22
Message URL:http://genforum.genealogy.com/wwii/messages/22107.html
Forum:World War II Forum
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Would a "Rifleman 745" have been assigned to a bomb squadron in the Army Air Force during WWII? My father had that MOS and I had always believed that he served in the Infantry with Army Ground Forces. However his separation papers shows him as a Rifleman-745 in the 441st Bomb Squad of the 320th Bomb Group. Can anyone exlain what a Rifleman would be doing in the AAF?