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2Lt Robert D Smith
ASN: O/774334
84FTR Sq 78 FTR GP
Entered the service from California
Air Medal, Purple Heart
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  • Robert Smith

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Fighter pilot
    Assigned to 84FS, 78FG, 8AF USAAF. Failed to Return (FTR) escort in P-47D 43-25305 7-Oct-44; Strafing trains in vicinity of Steinhuder Lake, pulled up too late and 'mashed' into woods beyond. Killed in Action (KIA). MACR 9260 Awards: AM, PH.

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Date Contributor Update
07 April 2021 20:14:30 JeanH Created entry with collection and caption
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