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Robert W Larimer




  • Birto Brumby

    Military | Captain | Pilot | 458th Bomb Group

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Units served with

  • 458th Bomb Group

    458th Bomb Group

    The 458th Bomb Group (H) entered combat with the 8th Air Force in February 1944. Based at Horsham St. Faith in England, the combat crews participated in the decisive Campaigns 'Big Week', 'Big B', D-Day and the assault on Germany's oil industry waged...

  • 466th Bomb Group

    466th Bomb Group

    The 466th Bomb Group flew B-24 Liberators from Attlebridge, Norfolk, during the last year of the war in Europe. The Group flew 232 missions in the course of the year and celebrated the 100th one by inviting local people onto the base to mark the...

  • 755th Bomb Squadron
  • 784th Bomb Squadron


Associated Place

  • Horsham St Faith

    Military site : airfield
    Horsham St Faith was an RAF Bomber Command Station opened in June 1940. It was home to Bristol Blenheim medium-bombers, and was for a time occupied by fighters, including those of No. 19 Squadron and No. 264 Squadron. From September 1942 the airfield...


Event Location Date
Born Fort Wayne, Indiana 14 February 1918
Enlisted Indianapolis, IN, USA 9 January 1942

Fort Benjamin Harrison

Died Fort Wayne, IN, USA 28 January 2007
Buried Fort Wayne, IN, USA 31 January 2007

Lindenwood Cemetery
Fort Wayne
Allen County
Indiana, USA
Plot: Sec. Gardenview Mausoleum, Lot Bldg 2 - Row 2, Unit 6-A


Date Contributor Update
28 September 2015 01:15:12 466thHistorian Changes to service number, highest rank, events, unit associations, place associations and aircraft associations

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:24:17 AAM AAM ingest

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / daughter