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Robert O Anderson

Military

Shot down 5 January 1944 in B-17 #42-30112 'Lil' Butch'. Evaded.

Service

People

  • Delmar Broyles

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Flight Engineer/Top Turret Gunner | 94th Bomb Group
    Staff Sergeant Delmar C. Broyles was born October 9, 1921. His next of kin were his parents, Clarence and Grace Broyles. He was from West Los Angeles, California. ...

  • Thomas Hudson

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Co-Pilot | 94th Bomb Group
    Shot down 5 January 1944 in B-17 #42-30112 'Lil' Butch'. Killed in Action (KIA). ...

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Units served with

  • 94th Bomb Group

    94th Bomb Group

    Group
    Activated 15 June 1942 at MacDill Field, Florida. Initial organization and training at Pendleton Field, Oregon on 29 June 1942. Primary flight training at Davis-Monthan Field in Arizona from 28 Aug. 42 to 31 Oct. 42; then at Biggs Field, El Paso, Texas...

  • 410th Bomb Squadron

    410th Bomb Squadron

    Squadron
    Part of 94th Bomb Group.

Aircraft

  • 42-30112 LIL BUTCH

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    42-30112 Delivered Cheyenne 12/4/43; Gore 21/4/43; Smoky Hill 25/4/43; Walla Walla 30/4/43; Smoky Hill 10/5/43; Dow Fd 29/5/43; Ass 410BS/94BG [GL-Z] Rougham 13/6/43; MIA Merignac 5/1/44 w/Allan Powell, cp-Tom Hudson, ro-Wesley Geist, btg-Goble Miracle...

Events

Event Location Date
Born Congers, New York, USA
Evaded Germany 5 January 1944

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
25 February 2020 03:13:47 jmoore43 Changes to biography
Sources

Added a "-" to the A/C serial number in the "Summary biography" for clarity.

Date Contributor Update
06 August 2015 21:14:16 ram957 Changes to service number
Sources

MACR 1891

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:23:57 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 1891 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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