"Gene"

Eugene Farrow was born February 12, 1919 to Augusta and Truman Farrow in Winnebago, Wisconsin. Gene enlisted in the Army Air Corp at the age of 22 and would ultimately become a B 17 flight engineer and top turret gunner. In 1952 he married Marjorie LaMere and they had six children, Patrice, Kathleen, Marjorie (Peggy), Judith, Vicki and William. Gene retired after 30 years as postmaster in Winnebago, Wisconsin and died in 1994.

Awards and Certificates

European/Africa/Middle Eastern                       Army Meritorious Unit                                Good Conduct Medal 

             Campaign Medal                                           Commendation

 

               Discharge Pin                                                    Air Medal                                              WWII Victory Medal

 

                                                                               American Defense Medal