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Robert Carl Adameit



Units served with

  • 384th Bomb Group

    384th Bomb Group

    The 384th Bomb Group flew B-17s from Grafton Underwood, Northamptonshire, between May 1943 and June 1945. They were engaged in daylight bombing missions over Germany as part of the Allies' efforts to destroy the effectiveness of the Luftwaffe by...

  • 547th Bomb Squadron


  • 42-38013 "NEVADA AVENGER"

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 26/11/43; New Castle 10/12/43; Presque Is 15/12/43; Assigned 547BS/384BG [SO-C] Grafton Underwood 21/1/44; sal battle damaged 27/4/44. NEVADA AVENGER. ...

Associated Place

  • Grafton Underwood

    Military site : airfield
    Grafton Underwood was built in 1941 by George Wimpey and Co. Ltd. It was the first airfield in England to receive an Eighth Air Force flying unit, when in May 1942 personnel of the 15th Bomb Squadron took up residence. As a satellite airfield for...


Event Location Date
Born 15 June 1921
Enlisted Bastrop, TX 78602, USA 5 February 1943

Residence: Nueces County, Texas
Private, Air Corps

Assigned Grafton Underwood, Kettering NN14 3AA, UK 22 July 1944 – 27 November 1944

Assigned to the 547th Bombardment Squadron (Heavy), per AAF Station 106 Special Orders #144 dated 22 July 1944, effective 1 August 1944. 35 combat missions.

Died 7 July 2018



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09 July 2018 12:11:41 bombercommand Changes to biography and events

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14 January 2016 21:36:24 bombercommand Changes to role

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Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia /