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Robert Earl Conrad Jr

Military

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Units served with

  • 445th Bomb Group

    445th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 445th Bomb Group flew B-24 Liberators from Tibenham, Norfolk. The crews' first mission was bombing U-boat installations at Kiel on 13 December 1943. The Group continued to hit strategic targets in Germany, including the aircraft components factory...

  • 701st Bomb Squadron
  • 703rd Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

Missions

  • 678

    15 October 1944

  • 683

    19 October 1944

  • 688

    25 October 1944

  • 709

    10 November 1944

  • 720

    21 November 1944

  • 725

    26 November 1944

  • 736

    4 December 1944

  • 745

    10 December 1944

  • 748

    12 December 1944

  • 766

    28 December 1944

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Associated Place

  • Tibenham

    Military site : airfield
    Tibenham was built in 1941-1942 by W and C French Ltd with a standard 2,000 yard main runway, and two other runways both 1,400 feet in length. Accommodation was provided for a full USAAF heavy bomber group in dispersed sites. Personnel of the 320th...

Events

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Revisions

Date Contributor Update
11 July 2020 20:57:56 tconrad Changes to place associations
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new location

Date Contributor Update
11 July 2020 02:09:13 tconrad Changes to mission associations
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From Dad's records

Date Contributor Update
10 July 2020 22:42:00 tconrad Changes to aircraft associations
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from Maj Gelvin printout

Date Contributor Update
10 July 2020 19:28:57 tconrad Changes to aircraft associations
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Information from Dad's written notes as well as a mission portfolio that we payed for.

Date Contributor Update
10 July 2020 19:15:56 tconrad Changes to middlename, nickname, service number, highest rank, role, awards, unit associations and aircraft associations
Sources

From WWII Compensation Form (enlisted# 33507972)

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:23:13 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / Mighty Eighth Air Force Heritage Museum Membership List, July 2000 & Page 236 in the book SECOND AIR DIVISIONby Turner Publishing Company, 1998, D790.A2S45

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