LT Joseph King Naftel

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Joseph was drafted into the Army in 1941, and he served until 1946. He was part of the 503rd Parachute Regimental Combat Team. Joseph spent time in Australia, New Guinea, the Dutch East Indies, the Philippines, and the Pacific Theater.

We honor you, Joseph Naftel.

(#Repost @Veteran’s History Project)

3 thoughts on “LT Joseph King Naftel

  1. The 503rd became part of the 11th Airborne Division when they were sent to Luzon. My father, Smitty, was a member of the 187th HQ and assigned to General Swing’s service staff. Is Mr. Naftel still with us?


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