Served in European Theater of Operation
Nov. 4th, 1943 to Oct. 26th, 1944
Air Offensive of Europe, Normandy and Northern France
ETO Theater Ribbon with 8 Bronze Stars, Air Medal with 2 Silver Clusters
and 1 Bronze Cluster
WWII Victory Medal and American Theater Ribbon
June 4, 2014
NATIONAL PERSONNEL RECORDS CENTER
1 ARCHIVES DRIVE
ST LOUIS. MO 63538-1002
RE: Veteran's Name: BRUNSMAN, Richard Louis
Request Number: 0-00000000000
Thank you for contacting the National Personnel Records Center. The
military record needed to answer your inquiry was located in the area that
suffered the most damage in the fire that occurred at this Center on July
12, 1973. Fortunately, the record/a portion of the record was among those
recovered; however, it was damaged in the fire. We are enclosing a copy of
the separation document, but the photocopy is the best that we can obtain.
A seal has been affixed to separation document to attest to its
The separation document may include the following information: authority
for separation, reason for separation, reenlistment eligibility code, and
separation (SPN/SPD) code. If you require a copy of the separation
document that does not contain this information, a deleted copy may be
requested from this Center.
We are also enclosing NA Form 13038, Certification of Military Service, in
addition to the separation document. This document will verify the
veteran's military service and it may be used for any official purpose.
If you have questions or comments regarding this response, you may contact
us at 314-801-0800 or by mail at the address shown in the letterhead
above. If you contact us, please reference the Request Number listed
above. If you are a veteran, or a deceased veteran's next of kin, please
consider submitting your future requests online by visiting us at http://vetrecs.archives.gov.
Archives Technician (AFN-MC2E)
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