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Robert Byron Hedges Sr.

Military

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...

  • 731st Bomb Squadron

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
22 April 2021 05:13:55 Tyler M Hedges Changes to role
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wanted to add to description

Date Contributor Update
22 April 2021 05:03:47 Tyler M Hedges Changes to nickname and awards
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have his bronze star and photos and a lot more because he was my grandfather.

Date Contributor Update
21 April 2021 22:18:42 Tyler M Hedges Changes to middlename, suffix, service number, highest rank and role
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His Citation for the Bronze Star Medal

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:23:00 AAM AAM ingest
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1999 Unit Roster / Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia

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