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Robert L Bennett

Military

Service

People

  • Norville Gorse

    Military | Captain | Co-Pilot | 96th Bomb Group
    B-17 #42-29752 ditched into North Sea 13 May 1943. Gorse and pilot Rogers made a valiant effort to control the plane. Returned to base. ...

Units served with

Aircraft

  • 42-30355 Dallas Rebel

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 23/5/43; Gr Isle 4/6/43; Dow Fd 1/7/43; Assigned 337BS/96BG [AW- ] Snetterton 4/7/43; Missing in Action Warnemunde 28/7/43 with Bill Nance, Co-pilot: Norville Gorse, Navigator: Joe Hudson, Bombardier: R.H. McGuiness, Flight engineer...

Events

Event Location Date
Born Illinois, USA
Killed in Action (KIA) Germany 28 July 1943

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:23:41 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

MACR 141 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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