Robert W Rittmaier

Military

Shot down 28 May 1944 in B-17 #42102647 'BTO In the ETO. ' Prisoner of War (POW).

POW

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Units served with

A pathfinder B-17 Flying Fortress (serial number 44-8258) of the 401st Bomb Group. Image by Robert Astrella. Written on slide casing: '48258 14 A, Mount Farm.'
  • Unit Hierarchy: Group
  • Air Force: Eighth Air Force
  • Type Category: Bombardment

Aircraft

  • Aircraft Type: B-17 Flying Fortress
  • Nicknames: BTO in the ETO
  • Unit: 401st Bomb Group 615th Bomb Squadron

Missions

Events

Event Location Date Description

Born

Massilon, Ohio

Revisions

Date27 Sep 2014 18:24:18
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