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TSGT Robert Dawson, maintaining his machine guns.

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People

  • Robert Dawson

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Ball Turret Gunner
    25 mission club

Aircraft

  • 42-29963 Judy

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 18/3/43; Walla Walla 28/3/43; Metropolitan 13/4/43; Dow Fd 30/4/43; Assigned 527BS/379BG [FO-I] Kimbolton 11/6/43; Missing in Action Ludwigshafen 30/12/43 with Pilot Glenn E. Camp Jr (EVD-POW); Navigator: Jarvis H. Cooper (EVD-POW);...

Locations

  • Kimbolton

    Military site : airfield
    Planned for RAF use, Kimbolton airfield was built by W and C French Ltd. in 1941. The airfield was increased in size to accommodate a full US heavy Bomb Group, and the first such unit to us it was the 91st Bomb Group, who arrived in September 1942....

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
09 July 2019 07:42:37 Emily Changes to collection
Sources

Removed collection title, as image is a US Official photo

Date Contributor Update
08 July 2019 23:40:39 Norman Dawson Created entry with collection, caption, unit associations, person associations, place associations and aircraft associations
Sources

2 March 2002 Interview with Robert M. Dawson

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