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Lt. Robert J. Nespor - Killed in Action - Aug. 1, 1943 - crashed on takeoff at Benghazi for Operation Tidal Wave in B-24D, 'Kickapoo'

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  • Robert Nespor

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot
    Lt. Nespor was a B-24 command bomber pilot of the 330th BS, 93rd Bomb Group, 9th AF. He was reassigned to fly the B-24 Liberator #41-11768, 'Kickapoo', of the 344th BS, 98th BG, 9th AF for Operation Tidal Wave, the Ploesti oil refineries mission. He...

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Date Contributor Update
03 December 2018 13:36:16 general ira snapsorter Changes to person associations
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Date Contributor Update
03 December 2018 09:19:43 Kickapoo Created entry with caption
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Black Sunday - Michael Hill personal collection

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