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Ingersall J Roberts

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  • Albert Barber

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Tail gunner | 303rd Bomb Group
    Assigned to 427BS, 303BG, 8AF USAAF. 35 x missions. Ended Tour Duty (ETD). Awards: WWII Victory, EAME.

  • Arthur Bluethenthal

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Co-Pilot | 303rd Bomb Group

  • Gerald Campbell

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Waist gunner | 303rd Bomb Group
    Assigned to 427BS, 303BG, 8AF USAAF. 32 x missions. End Tour Duty (ETD). Awards: WWII Victory, EAME.

  • Harold Carlson

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Ball turret | 303rd Bomb Group
    Assigned to 427BS, 303BG, 8AF USAAF. 37 x missions. Ended Tour Duty (ETD). Awards: WWII Victory, EAME.

  • Floyd Clark

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Navigator | 303rd Bomb Group

  • Lloyd Long

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Bombardier, Waist Gunner | 303rd Bomb Group
    30 missions, about 16 as lead Bombardier AM w/ Oak Leaf Cluster Shot down 24 May 1944 in B-17 42-97787. Plane crashed into North Sea. Killed in Action (KIA). DFC/ PH/ Bronze Star/ AM w/ 3 Oak Leaf Cluster

  • Frank Renzi

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Radio Operator | 303rd Bomb Group
    Assigned to 427BS, 303BG, 8AF USAAF. 35 x missions. Ended Tour Duty (ETD). Awards: WWII Victory, EAME.

  • Alf Riveland

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Airplane Armorer-Gunner | 303rd Bomb Group
    Assigned to 427BS, 303BG, 8AF USAAF. 35 combat missions. Ended Tour Duty (ETD). Awards: WWII Victory, EAME.

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Units served with

  • 303rd Bomb Group

    303rd Bomb Group

    Group
    The 303rd Bombardment Group (Heavy) was activated on 3-Feb-1942 at Pendleton Field, Oregon. They assembled at Gowen Field, Idaho on 11-February 1942 where it conducted flight training until 12-Jun-1942. The Group then moved to Alamogordo Field, New...

  • 427th Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

  • 42-102411 'Miss Lace'

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Cheyenne 1/3/44; Hunter 21/3/44; Grenier 10/4/44; Assigned 427BS/303BG [GN-Y/P] Molesworth 30/4/44; battle damaged Berlin 18/3/45 with ?; force landed continent; Salvaged 28/3/45. MISS LACE.

  • 43-31060 'Poque Ma Hone'

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Assigned to 427BS, 303BG, 8AF USAAF. Visited Koblenz 11-Oct-44, 1Lt Ingersall J Roberts crew.

Associated Place

  • Molesworth

    Military site : airfield
    Molesworth was one of the early stations used by the Eighth Air Force in the UK, first occupied by the 15th Bomb Squadron’s Douglas Bostons in June 1942. Built in 1940 and extended and improved in 1942, Molesworth is most associated with the 303rd...

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Revisions

Date Contributor Update
05 March 2017 19:45:01 Al_Skiff Changes to service number, role, person associations, unit associations, place associations and aircraft associations
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Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:13:26 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / http://www.303rdbg.com/427roberts.html

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