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Robert Neal Rayburn

Military

Service

People

  • Warren Allen

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot | 466th Bomb Group

Units served with

  • 466th Bomb Group

    466th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 466th Bomb Group flew B-24 Liberators from Attlebridge, Norfolk, during the last year of the war in Europe. The Group flew 232 missions in the course of the year and celebrated the 100th one by inviting local people onto the base to mark the...

  • 786th Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

Associated Place

  • Attlebridge

    Military site : airfield
    Attlebridge was constructed for RAF use and completed to that standard in 1942. However, with news that it was to be assigned to the American Air Force, the runways were extended and additional hardstandings and outbuildings constructed for the heavy...

Events

Event Location Date
Born Muskogee, OK, USA 20 December 1923
Lived in Pittsburg County, OK, USA 1942
Enlisted Oklahoma City, OK, USA 5 December 1942
466th BG Combat Tour Attlebridge, Norwich, Norfolk NR9, UK 27 April 1944 – 5 September 1944
Died McAlester, OK 74501, USA 8 April 2003
Buried McAlester, OK 74501, USA 11 April 2003

Oak Hill Memorial Park
McAlester
Pittsburg County
Oklahoma, USA
Plot: Oakwood

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
09 June 2016 23:30:38 466thHistorian Changes to middlename, service number, highest rank, role, events, person associations, unit associations, place associations and aircraft associations
Sources

http://www.ww2enlistment.org/index.php?page=directory&rec=1581144
http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GSln=rayburn&GSfn=rober...

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:22:53 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / Unit roster in the book ATTLEBRIDGE ARSENAL by Wassom and Brassfield, page 350

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