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Robert Donald Andrus

Military

Service

Units served with

  • 368th Fighter Group

    368th Fighter Group

    Group
    The 368th Fighter Group flew P-47s in combat from England from March 1944. In the days after D-Day the Group supported Allied ground troops fighting in the Cherbourg penisula and then around St. Lo. The Group received a DUC for flying seven missions in...

  • 395th Fighter Squadron

Associated Place

  • Chilbolton

    Military site : airfield
    Planned as a grass airfield Relief Landing Ground for RAF Middle Wallop, Chilbolton was used as a fighter and Army Co-operation base during 1940-42. Enlarged and upgraded with a tarmac-surface hard perimeter track, some double blast pens and other...

  • Greenham Common

    Military site : airfield
    Built for the RAF in 1942 as an Operational Training Unit, it was handed over to the Eighth Air Force in 1942, and was the 51st Troop Carrier Wing's HQ in 1942. Greenham Common became a Ninth Air Force base in 1943, and was then home to a series of...

  • Laon/Athies

    Military site : airfield

  • Juvincourt

    Military site : airfield

  • Chartres

    Military site : airfield

  • Chievres

    Military site : airfield

  • Metz

    Military site : airfield

  • Cardonville

    Military site : airfield

Events

Event Location Date
Born Des Moines, IA, USA 6 April 1922
Died Bettendorf, IA, USA 25 March 2010

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
14 July 2017 11:46:32 113337 Created entry with surname, middlename, firstname, nationality, highest rank, role, events, unit associations and place associations
Sources

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