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Robert G Schuster


Shot down by flak and crashed at Techin on 6/21/44 in B-17 'Mairzy Doats' #42107002 Prisoner of War (POW)


Units served with

  • 303rd Bomb Group

    303rd Bomb Group

    The 303rd Bombardment Group (Heavy) was activated on 3-Feb-1942 at Pendleton Field, Oregon. They assembled at Gowen Field, Idaho on 11-February 1942 where it conducted flight training until 12-Jun-1942. The Group then moved to Alamogordo Field, New...

  • 358th Bomb Squadron


  • 42-107002

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Tulsa 23/1/44; Kearney 16/2/44; Assigned 358BS/303BG [VK-A] Molesworth 24/3/44; Missing in Action (42m) Berlin 21/6/44 with Tom Morningstar{Wounded in Action}, Co-pilot: Fred Patterson, Navigator: Dick Kinder, Bombardier: Bernie Dooley,...


Event Location Date
Born Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
Prisoner of War (POW) Germany 21 June 1944


Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:23:29 AAM AAM ingest

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 6538 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database