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Robert L Campbell


KIA. C-47 crashed in the Pyrenees Mtns on a flight from Grove, England to Istres, FR.


Units served with

Associated Place

  • Grove

    Military site : airfield
    Grove was originally intended to be a base for an RAF Operational Training Unit. Construction began in late 1941 and the airfield was usable by October 1942. The airfield was built to a standard design for bomber bases, with a main 6,000 feet runway,...

  • Istres

    Military site : airfield


Event Location Date
Born Nebraska, USA
Died Pyrenees 7 November 1944


Date Contributor Update
17 November 2015 14:15:00 Lucyd Created entry with surname, middlename, firstname, biography and unit associations

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