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Staff Sergeant Roger Herman Robinson, Armorer, 31st Fighter Group.



  • 31st Fighter Group

    31st Fighter Group

    The 31st Fighter Group only flew missions from England between June and September 1942 but during this period they supported the Dieppe raid, the assault on occupied Europe, predominantly by the Canadian army. The attack was forced into early retreat...


  • Roger Robinson

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Armorer
    An apprentice at the John Deere Co. Roger was called up in November 1941, trained as an armourer and went overseas with the 31st FG the very first to arrive in England. Initially equipped with the Spitfire Mark V they provided escort for the medium...


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"Iowans of the Mighty Eighth", Chapter 22 "Biographies", by Charles D Taylor.