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Robert M Haupt

Military

Service

People

  • Robert Mercer

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Pilot | 95th Bomb Group
    Hit by flak on French/Belgian border. Killed in Action (KIA).

  • James Miller

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot | 95th Bomb Group
    T/O Horam on 28sept44, target Merseburg, GE, in B-17G #43-38460. Force landing on Continent, 1 Killed in Action (KIA), 8 RTD.

  • Donald Tregoning

    Military | Lieutenant | Pilot | 95th Bomb Group

Units served with

  • 95th Bomb Group

    95th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 95th Bomb Group was the only Eighth Air Force Group to be awarded three Distinguished Unit Citations. The first, shared by all four Bomb Wing Groups, was for the bombing of an aircraft factory under intense enemy fire at Regensburg on 17 August...

  • 334th Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

  • 42-31600 'Spirit Of New Mexico' aka 'Uncle'

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Denver 28/11/43; Kearney 15/12/43; San Bernardino 20/12/43; Grenier 21/12/43; Presque Is 23/12/32; Assigned 334BS/95BG [BG-T] Horham 2/1/44 PRIDE OF NEW MEXICO; 335BS [OE-M]; 91m, Missing in Action Osnabruck 21/11/44 with Roy Schoaf, Co-pilot...

  • 42-31603 Belle of the Brawl

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Denver 28/11/43; Kearney 16/12/43; Wilmington 31/12/43; Presque Is 2/1/44; Assigned 569BS/390BG [CC-N] Framlingham 16/1/44; Missing in Action Berlin (33m) 8/5/44 with Otis Miller, Co-pilot: Ben Chaneles, Radio Operator: Joe Gonos, Ball turret...

  • 42-97264 'Shoo Shoo Baby'

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 12/2/44; Kearney 27/2/44; Grenier 2/3/44; slated 447BG, Assigned 334BS/95BG [BG-H] Horham 10/3/44; with J.H. Griffin 28/7/44, Co-pilot: Ed Robert, Ball turret gunner: John Tracy both [wia]; 61m Missing in Action Merseburg 7/10/44...

  • 42-97371 Hairless Joe

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 23/2/44; Kearney 17/3/44; Dow Fd 4/4/44; Assigned 728BS/452BG [9Z- ] Deopham Green 5/4/44; Missing in Action Brux 12/5/44 with Hugh Atkinson, Co-pilot: Ralph Scott, Navigator: Jim Lundebjerg, Bombardier: Francis Headley, Flight...

  • 42-97599

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Denver 2/1/44; 1SAG Langley 23/1/44; Grenier 24/2/44; Assigned 335BS/95BG [OE-T] Horham 28/2/44; 20m, Missing in Action Ludwigshafen 25/9/44 with 96BG crew, Comp-Capt Jim McKnight, Bombardier: Chas Nielsen (2KIA-both chutes failed); p-Bill...

  • 42-97696 TERRIBLE TERMITE

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Denver 31/1/44; Langley 13/3/44; Dow Fd 7/4/44; Assigned 95BG Horham 8/4/44 as PFF ship; 17m, transferred 390BG; transferred 349BS/100BG [XR-W] Thorpe Abbotts 5/45; Returned to the USA 1103 BU Morrison 14/10/45; Reconstruction Finance...

  • 44-8151 'SWEET & LOVELY', 'PRINCESS PAT'

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Dallas 29/6/44; Langley 16/7/44; Dow Fd 4/8/44; Assigned as PFF 335BS/95BG [OE-O] Horham 5/8/44 2m, transferred 569BS/390BG [CC-O] Framlingham 10/8/44; with U.M. Sherwood, crash landed RAF Leiston, Sfk Navigator: G. Dubois, Tail gunner: Larry...

  • 44-8179 'CADET NURSE' aka 'YANKEE WOLF'

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Dallas 30/6/44; Langley 27/7/44; Dow Fd 22/8/44; Assigned 336BS/95BG [ET-L] Horham 25/8/44; 335BS [OE-T]; 344BS [BG-S] battle damaged Cologne 17/10/44 with John Miller, Bombardier: Art Scroggins, Flight engineer/top turret gunner: Manuel...

Associated Place

  • Horham

    Military site : airfield
    Horham airfield was planned and built for RAF use, but handed over to the Eighth Air Force and used initially by the 47th Bomb Group. When they joined the Twelfth Air Force in January 1943, it became home to the B-26 Marauders of the 323rd Bomb Group....

Events

Event Location Date
Wounded In Action Cologne, Germany 17 October 1944

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
17 August 2020 17:34:50 466thHistorian Changes to firstname, service number, highest rank, role, events, person associations, place associations and aircraft associations
Sources

https://95thbg.mmsw.eu/person/3102

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:21:41 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / http://95thbg.org/95th_db_pages/left_formation_code/gethonoroll.php

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