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Burns W Roper

Military

Flew 35 combat missions from 24 July to 26 October 1944. Reported to the ETO on 17 Jul 1944. He flew on Paul Martin crew.

DFC/ AM w/ 5 OLC

Service

People

  • Frank Whitney

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Radio Operator Gunner | 306th Bomb Group The Reich Wreckers
    He flew on Paul Martin crew. Reported to the ETO on 17 Jul 1944. AM 5OLC, ...

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Units served with

  • 306th Bomb Group The Reich Wreckers

    306th Bomb Group The Reich Wreckers

    Group
    Constituted as 306th Bombardment Group (Heavy) on 28 Jan 1942. Activated on 1 Mar 1942. Trained for combat with B-17's. Moved to England, Aug-Sep 1942, and assigned to Eighth AF Eighth Air Force in September 1942 Station 111 Thurleigh. During combat,...

  • 367th Bomb Squadron

Events

Event Location Date
Born Creston, Iowa 26 February 1925
Died 20 January 2003
Buried Bourne, Maine

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:04:51 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / http://www.306bg.org/crewphotos/Crew%20Pictures%20Adam-Rector/Crew%20Pic... / self, 306th BGA Collection, Russell Strong Index Cards,

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