Robert Michael Borg

Military

Object Number - UPL 38495 - From Chicago, IL, Lt. Robert M. Borg enlisted on 14 August 1941 and assigned to the 369th Fighter Squadron in April 1943, flying eight missions...

Assigned to 369FS, 359FG, 8AF USAAF. Transferred to 370FS, 359FG, 8AF USAAF. End Tour of Duty (ETD).

Awards: WWII Victory, EAME.

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Units served with

Aircraft

  • Aircraft Type: P-51 Mustang
  • Unit: 354th Fighter Group 359th Fighter Group 356th Fighter Squadron 370th Fighter Squadron

Places

Events

Event Location Date Description

Born

Cook County, IL, USA 1917-04-01 Son of Pearl May [Stetler] Borg.

Other

End Tour of Duty (ETD)

England, UK 1944-08-02 Completed Tour of Duty (ETD).

Other

Promotion

Wretham, Thetford IP24, UK 1944-03-23 Promoted to 1st Lieutenant.

Other

Transferred

Wretham, Thetford IP24, UK 1944-01-14 - 1944-08-02 Transferred to 370FS, 359FG, 8AF USAAF.

Based

East Wretham 1944-01-14 Assigned to 369FS, 359FG, 8AF USAAF.

Other

End Tour of Duty (ETD)

England, UK 1944-09-28 Completed Tour of Duty (ETD). [2]
Chicago, IL, USA

Died

Pasadena, TX, USA 1977-04-23

Buried

Pasadena, TX, USA Grand View Memorial Park Pasadena Harris County Texas, USA

Enlisted

Francis E. Warren AFB, WY, USA 1941-08-14 Fort Francis E Warren Cheyenne Wyoming

Other

Crashed

Francis S. Gabreski Airport, S Perimeter Rd, Westhampton Beach, NY 11978, USA 1943-07-21 Landing Accident Suffolk County AAF, NY Cat 3 damage Lt Robert M Borg, 21-Jul-43 P-47D 42-8243 - 369FS 359FG

Revisions

Date5 Jan 2016 03:05:05
ContributorBorgdaughter
Sources

Robert M Borg was my father

Date27 Sep 2014 18:23:51
ContributorAAM
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / Ted Damick, VIII Fighter Command pilots list / Unit History

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