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Robert Elden Robinson

Military

Service

Units served with

  • 9th Air Force
  • 365th Fighter Group

    365th Fighter Group

    Group
    The Group moved to England in December 1943 as part of the Ninth Air Force. Flying P-47s, the Group took part in missions over northern France designed to weaken Germany's ability to repulse the planned Allied invasion of summer 1944. After the...

  • 387th Fighter Squadron

Aircraft

Associated Place

  • Dover Army Air Base

    Military site : airfield
    The first airfield site was near East Boldre, used before the First World War. A Royal Flying Corps and RAF station during the First World War, it was sold and dismantled from 1920-1924, though the land was used as a private airfield from 1933 to 1938....

  • Gosfield

    Military site : airfield
    First used as an airfield during the First World War, when known as Royal Flying Corps/RAF Sible Hedingham, it was built as Gosfield for the Eighth Air Force and then Ninth Air Force in 1942-43. Home to first the 365th Fighter Group, then the 397th...

  • Juvincourt

    Military site : airfield

  • Bretigny

    Military site : airfield

  • Azeville

    Military site : airfield

  • Chievres

    Military site : airfield

  • Metz

    Military site : airfield

Events

Event Location Date
Born Florence, Kansas 17 July 1919
Lived in Florence, Kansas October 1940

221 W. 5th St

Died Los Alamitos, CA 20 November 2003

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
17 December 2020 22:05:54 466thHistorian Changes to middlename and events
Sources

https://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?indiv=1&dbid=2238&h=25136846...
https://www.ancestry.com/family-tree/person/tree/106100078/person/280072...

Date Contributor Update
17 December 2020 21:41:53 466thHistorian Changes to highest rank, role, unit associations and place associations
Sources

http://hellhawks.org/387_roster.html

Date Contributor Update
17 December 2020 21:40:06 466thHistorian Created entry with surname, middlename, firstname, nationality and events
Sources

http://hellhawks.org/387_roster.html

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