United States Army|
Office of Strategic Services
|Award(s)||Bronze Star Medal (2010)|
|Birth name||George Mane Vujnovich|
|Born||May 31, 1915|
|Died||April 24, 2012(aged 96)|
|Alma mater||University of Belgrade|
George Mane Vujnovich (May 31, 1915 – April 24, 2012) was an American intelligence officer for the Office of Strategic Services during World War II. He is known for his role in the organization of Operation Halyard, a successful plan to evacuate over 500 airmen from Serbia.
References[edit | edit source]
- Goldstein, Richard (April 29, 2012). "George Vujnovich is Dead at 96; Led War Rescue". The New York Times. http://www.nytimes.com/2012/04/30/nyregion/george-vujnovich-96-led-rescue-of-airmen-in-world-war-ii.html. Retrieved May 3, 2012.
- "George Vujnovich". The Daily Telegraph (London). May 27, 2012. http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/obituaries/9293488/George-Vujnovich.html.