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Robert F Adams

Military

Shot down 30 December 1943 in B-17 #42-30674 'Kathy Jane III', Prisoner of War (POW).

POW

Service

People

  • Thomas Hearn

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Tail Gunner | 95th Bomb Group
    Shot down 30 December 1943 in B-17 #4230674 'Kathy Jane III. ' Prisoner of War (POW). ...

  • Kenneth Morrison

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Engineer/Top Turret Gunner | 95th Bomb Group
    Shot down 30 December 1943 in B-17 #42-30674 'Kathy Jane III'. Evaded.

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Units served with

  • 95th Bomb Group

    95th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 95th Bomb Group was the only Eighth Air Force Group to be awarded three Distinguished Unit Citations. The first, shared by all four Bomb Wing Groups, was for the bombing of an aircraft factory under intense enemy fire at Regensburg on 17 August...

  • 336th Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

  • 42-30674 DESTINY'S TOT, then CINCINNATI QUEEN, then KATHY JANE III

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Dallas 10/7/43; Grand Isle 28/7/43; Assigned 336BS/95BG [ET-C] Horham 3/9/43 DESTINY'S TOT; then CINCINNATI QUEEN; with N.S. Rothschild force landed RAF Netheravon 4/10/43; with Rich Smith force landed Metfield AFB 16/12/43. 19m Missing in...

Events

Event Location Date
Born
Prisoner of War (POW) Germany 30 December 1943

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
26 April 2020 19:38:42 jmoore43 Changes to biography
Sources

Added a "-" to the A/C serial # in the "Summary biography" to aid clarity & consistency.

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:23:24 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 2024 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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