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Robert Eugene Eby

Military

Service

People

Units served with

  • 305th Bomb Group Can Do

    305th Bomb Group Can Do

    Group
    The 305th Bombardment Group (Heavy), nicknamed "Can Do" was activated 1-March-1942 at Salt Lake City Air Base, Utah which was their primary training base until 11-Jun-1942 when they relocated to Geiger Field, Washington until 29-Jun-1942, then on to...

  • 364th Bomb Squadron

Missions

  • 623

    11 September 1944
    Major Harmon flew Command Pilot. Did not hit the target because Mickey wasn't working. Brought our bombs back. Got to shoot at some fighters.

  • 626

    12 September 1944

  • 637

    17 September 1944

  • 647

    25 September 1944

  • 648

    26 September 1944

  • 652

    28 September 1944

Associated Place

  • Chelveston

    Military site : airfield
    Chelveston was adapted and expanded in preparation for the arrival of American forces. Rather than heavy bombers, the first aircraft to fly from its runways were C-47 Skytrains that were flown by the 60th Troop Carrier Group in July 1942. The first...

Events

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Revisions

Date Contributor Update
07 April 2016 15:19:01 Shane Changes to media associations
Sources

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Date Contributor Update
07 April 2016 15:08:49 Shane Changes to person associations, unit associations and place associations
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Date Contributor Update
05 April 2016 15:28:51 Shane Changes to middlename, firstname, nickname, highest rank, role and mission associations
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Grandson

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:09:20 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

305th Bomb Group Roster / Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia

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