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Robert M Little


Shot down 12 May 1944 in B-17 #42102571. Killed in Action (KIA). May have been hit by e/a

PH, Air Medal w 1 Oak Leaf Cluster


Units served with


  • 42-102571

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 15/3/44; Gr Island 1/4/44; Grenier 5/4/44; Assigned 339BS/96BG [QJ-U] Snetterton 8/4/44; Missing in Action Brux 12/5/44 with Bob Laurie, Co-pilot: Leo Rangers, Bombardier: Bob Little, Flight engineer/top turret gunner: Bill Whitman,...


Event Location Date
Born Tyrone, Pennsylvania, USA
Killed in Action (KIA) Germany 12 May 1944
Died 12 May 1944
Buried Netherlands American Cemetery, Margraten, The Netherlands


Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:23:54 AAM AAM ingest

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 4863 / MACR 4863; Snetterton Falcons, pg 134 & 147 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database