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Robert A Dunlap

Military

Killed in Action (KIA) 9 November 1944 in B-17 #42-97904 'Lady Jeannette'

AM w/ 2 Oak Leaf Cluster/ PH

Service

Units served with

  • 452nd Bomb Group

    452nd Bomb Group

    Group
    The 452nd Bomb Group flew B-17 Flying Fortresses from Deopham Green, Norfolk, from January 1944. The air crews hit strategic sites in Germany but also supported the movement of ground forces across Europe after D-Day. On 6 June 1944 itself, the Group...

  • 729th Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

  • 42-97904 Lady Jeannette

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Tulsa 31/3/44; Kearney 29/5/44; Dow Fd 6/6/44; Assigned 729BS/452BG Deopham Green 7/6/44 WHY WORRY; Missing in Action Saarbrucken 9/11/44 with Donald Gott, Co-pilot: Bill Metzger, Radio Operator: Bob Dunlap, Tail gunner: Herman Krimminger (4...

Events

Event Location Date
Born Miles City, Montana 26 October 1924
Died 9 November 1944
Buried

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
14 December 2019 18:03:52 jmoore43 Changes to biography and events
Sources

Added birth info per Find-a-grave MEMORIAL ID 56654621.

Date Contributor Update
13 December 2019 01:22:49 jmoore43 Changes to events
Sources

Added burial location per Find-a-grave MEMORIAL ID 56654621 .

Date Contributor Update
14 September 2015 20:27:14 Pete Changes to aircraft associations
Sources

452nd Bomb Group Assoc.

Date Contributor Update
14 September 2015 20:15:48 Pete Changes to awards
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452nd Bomb Group Assoc.

Date Contributor Update
14 September 2015 20:13:53 Pete Changes to biography and media associations
Sources

452nd Bomb Group Assoc.

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:22:56 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

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

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