James V ROBERTS

 

ROBERTS James v
ARMY SERIAL NUMBER37191032
AGE21 yo
DATE OF BIRTH14 may 1923
STATEBremer County IOWA
FAMILY--
RANKStaff Sergeant
FONCTIONGunner
JOB before ENLISTEMENT--io
DATE of ENLISTEMENT-
SQUADRON409th Bomb Squadron
GROUP93rd Bomb Group /Heavy
ARMY8th Air Force
DATE OF DEATH16 april 1943ROBERTS James v tombe
STATUSKIA
PLACE OF DEATHOff of Ouessant
DATA PLAN

B-24 Liberator - type D-20-CO - s/n 41-24122 YM

"Missouri Sue"

B24 93BG
Mission: Brest (port)
Takeoff: Station 104 Hardwick, NORFOLK
Shot by enemy hunters around 14:00

CEMETERYBRITTANY AMERICAN CEMETERY de St James

Map St James American Cemetery

GRAVE
Wall of Missing
DECORATION
Purple HeartPhoto FDLM
Air Medal + Oak Leaf Clusteram olc
 usaf8AIRFORCE 93bg409bs
 
 ROBERTS James v 1

Crew of B-24 Liberator - type D-20-CO - s/n 41-24122

"Missouri Sue"

Captain Beattie H FLEENOR Pilot Dead - Tablets Cim Brit Am St-James KANSAS
1st Lieutenant James R HARDIN CoPilot Dead - Tablets Cim Brit Am St-James ALABAMA
1st Lieutenant James J LEARY Navigator Dead - Tablets Cim Brit Am St-James NEBRASKA
1st Lieutenant George A PINNER Bomber Dead - Tablets Cim Brit Am St-James TENNESSEE
T/Sergeant Arch M CRUMP Mechanic/Gunner Dead - Tablets Cim Am Cambridge MISSISSIPPI
S/Sergeant Richard L GUESS Radio Dead - Tablets Cim Am Cambridge VIRGINIA
S/Sergeant Stephen L HEGEDUS Gunner Dead - Tablets Cim Brit Am St-James WISCONSIN
S/Sergeant Ronald L NELSON Gunner Dead - Tablets Cim Brit Am St-James WASHINGTON
S/Sergeant T J KILMER Gunner Dead - Tablets Cim Brit Am St-James OKLAHOMA
S/Sergeant James V ROBERTS Gunner Dead - Tablets Cim Brit Am St-James  IOWA

 

Crew of 41-24122

41 24122 crew

b24

 
INFORMATION SOURCE AND PHOTOMarielle LEGOFF MORETTI - Francecrashes39-45.net - Findagrave.com
PROGRAMMERFrédéric & Renaud