Robert E Perry

Military

Prisoner of War (POW). Hit by flak and crashed near Money Cayeux on 7/8/44 in B-17 42-102445

POW

Connections

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Units served with

The insignia of the 398th Bomb Group.
  • Unit Hierarchy: Group
  • Air Force: Eighth Air Force
  • Type Category: Bombardment

Aircraft

  • Aircraft Type: B-17 Flying Fortress
  • Unit: 398th Bomb Group 601st Bomb Squadron

Events

Event Location Date Description

Born

Denver, Colorado

Other

Prisoner of War (POW)

1944-08-07 Stalag Luft 1 Barth-Vogelsang Prussia 54-12

Revisions

Date26 Feb 2020 00:45:06
Contributorjmoore43
Sources

Added S/N and POW camp information from WW2 POW records at the National Archives (NARA).
Added a "-" to the A/C serial number in the "Summary biography" for clarity.

Date25 Feb 2020 23:27:53
Contributorjmoore43
Sources

Added the words "Possible DUPLICATE" in the nickname field so an admin can check out this person.
Added a connection to A/C #42-102445 listed in the "Summary biography".
Added a "-" to the A/C serial number in the "Summary biography" for clarity.

Date27 Sep 2014 18:23:20
ContributorAAM
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 7217