Saul Krugman M.D. – Physician, Scientist, Teacher 1911-1995

Military Service (Cont'd)

Krugman in military uniform (top), Flight Surgeon Wings (bottom), Medals from top to bottom: American Campaign Medal, American Defense, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign, WWII Victory

Krugman earned several honors during his military service, including a Bronze Battle Star for his Asiatic-Pacific Theater Ribbon after the South Philippines campaign, and Bronze Battle Stars for the Asiatic-Pacific Theater Ribbon after the Luzon and New Guinea campaigns. His initiative and excellent work were recognized by his superiors, and earned him a verbal commendation from the Commanding General of the Pacific Division as well as praise from Colonel Robert Brua of the Pacific Division’s Air Transport Command Medical Corps.