Robert Perkins Post, a journalists for the New York Times who was one of eight war correspondents to fly bombing missions over Germany. He was killed in Action on 26 February 1943 when the B-24 Liberator of the 44th Bomb Group he was flying exploded in mid-air.
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- Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
- Nationality: American
- Unit: The Writing 69th
- Role/Job: War Correspondent
Date: 4 Dec 2014 10:33:22
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