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Robert H Terrill

Military

Group CO to July 1944. Transferred to 2BD

Service

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...

  • Headquarters (445th Bomb Group)

    Headquarters (445th Bomb Group)

    Headquarters
    Earned Distinguished Unit Citation for the 24 Feb 44 mission to Gotha, Germany. Suffered the greatest loss by a bomb group for a single mission on 27 Sept 44 going to Kassel, Germany. Due to a navigation error, the 445th left the main bomber stream and...

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

Event Location Date
Born Fanuiel, Massachusetts

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
19 July 2015 01:07:30 usafdo Changes to place associations
Sources

A. L. DESTRO II

Date Contributor Update
19 July 2015 01:06:28 usafdo Changes to highest rank and role
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A. L. DESTRO II

Date Contributor Update
19 July 2015 01:05:44 usafdo Changes to media associations
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A. L. DESTRO II

Date Contributor Update
19 July 2015 01:05:22 usafdo Changes to media associations
Sources

A. L. DESTRO II

Date Contributor Update
19 July 2015 01:01:09 usafdo Changes to media associations
Sources

A. L. DESTRO II

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:23:33 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Birsic, 31 Jul 44 Roster AAF #124 / Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia

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