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155th Photographic Reconnaissance Squadron

Squadron

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People

  • Robert Anderson

    Military | First Lieutenant | photographer
    He was a photo reconnaissance pilot with the Army Air Corps, flew missions from France and Belgium, including the Battle of the Bulge, in the winter of 1944/1945. Born February 20, 1924 and raised in San Leandro California, Bob enlisted at the age of...

  • Harry Cohen

    Military | Lieutenant | 10th Photographic Reconnaissance Group
    Missing in action on combat mission, his aircraft was 43-9449

  • Lloyd Legerand

    Military | Staff Sergeant | 10th Photographic Reconnaissance Group

  • Nathan Lepselter

    Military | Staff Sergeant (3rd Grade) | Gunner | 10th Photographic Reconnaissance Group

  • Richard Lynch

    Military | Flight Officer | Navigator | 10th Photographic Reconnaissance Group
    http://ambrosecampion.blogspot.com/2007/07/longest-day-normandy-june-5-2007.html

  • Robert Newell

    Military | Flight Officer | Navigator

  • Richard Shirk

    Military | Photographer
    Richard K Shirk was born in Syracuse, New York, on 24 July 1924. A professional photographer, he began his career in 1939 at the Grosse Point News in Michigan. In 1942, he worked for B F Goodrich in Ohio before joining the United States Army Air Force...

  • Robert Short

    Military | Second Lieutenant | 10th Photographic Reconnaissance Group

  • Walter Wingert

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot | 10th Photographic Reconnaissance Group

Aircraft

  • 43-21466

    A-20 Havoc
    Lost during photo reconnaissance mission on July 17, 1944. Left Chalgrove, England at 2251 to target communication centers in France between Torigny and Vire.

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Revisions

Date Contributor Update
15 June 2019 16:51:59 restoration Changes to unit previously was association
Sources

Army Records

Date Contributor Update
28 September 2016 15:53:25 general ira snapsorter Changes to type, air forces and person associations
Sources

Consolidation of duplicate units and connections to reflect the Group's structure according to "Air Force Combat Units of World War 2", Ed. Maurer Maurer, Office of Air Force History. Washingto D.C. 1983. (p.50)

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:42:47 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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