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Robert E Hammerberg

Military

Assigned to HQ Sqn, 322BG, 9AF USAAF.

Service

Units served with

Associated Place

  • Andrews Field

    Military site : airfield
    The base was known as Great Saling when construction – by US Army engineers – began in 1942 but was renamed Andrews Field in honour of the memory of Gen. Frank M. Andrews, who was killed when the B-24 he was travelling in crash-landed in Iceland on 3...

Events

Event Location Date
Born Rock Island County, IL, USA 17 May 1919

Son of Carl E and Anna M [Paczacha] Hammerberg.

Enlisted 75 E Army Post Rd, Des Moines, IA 50315, USA 7 March 1942

Fort Des Moines
Iowa

Based Andrews Field 1943 – 1944

Assigned to HQ Sqn, 322BG, 9AF USAAF.

Buried 5001 34th Ave, Moline, IL 61265, USA March 1989

Moline Memorial Park
Moline
Rock Island County
Illinois, USA

Died Moline, IL, USA 22 March 1989

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
17 May 2017 18:33:44 Al_Skiff Created entry with surname, middlename, firstname, nickname, nationality, service number, highest rank, biography, events, unit associations, place associations and media associations
Sources

http://www.b26.com/marauderman/robert_e_hammerberg.htm
https://www.fold3.com/page/84584902_robert_e%20hammerberg/details/
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https://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=35720827

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