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Robert L Duncan


Killed in Action (KIA) near Schoenbeck in B-17 'Paisano' #42-102450. MACR 12889.


Units served with

  • 95th Bomb Group

    95th Bomb Group

    The 95th Bomb Group was the only Eighth Air Force Group to be awarded three Distinguished Unit Citations. The first, shared by all four Bomb Wing Groups, was for the bombing of an aircraft factory under intense enemy fire at Regensburg on 17 August...

  • 335th Bomb Squadron


  • 42-102450 'Paisano'

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 4/3/44; Kearney 22/3/44; Dow Fd 7/4/44; Assigned 96BG Snetterton 7/4/44; transferred 336BS/95BG Horham 8/4/44; with W. G. Helm force landed A-71 Clastres, France 29/12/44; 85m, Missing in Action Chemnitz 3/3/45 with Bob Duncan, Co...


Event Location Date
Born Orangeburg, South Carolina
Killed in action Germany 3 March 1945


Date Contributor Update
25 November 2020 20:45:11 jmoore43 Changes to events

Added a location to the KIA event per info in the "Summary biography".

Date Contributor Update
25 November 2020 20:43:11 jmoore43 Changes to service number and biography

Added S/N per MACR 12889 at
Added "MACR 12889" to the Summary biography.

Date Contributor Update
24 November 2020 23:42:28 jmoore43 Changes to nickname and biography

Flagged as a "Possible DUPLICATE" in the Nickname field so an Admin can check out this person.
Added a "-" to the A/C serial # in the "Summary biography" to aid clarity & consistency.

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:23:43 AAM AAM ingest

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 12889