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Pvt Robert L Engelbretson
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Birth: unknown
Death: Apr. 10, 1943, At Sea

Pvt. Robert L. Engelbretson Lost
Hometown: Minnesota
Squadron:
Service# 37269958
Awards:
Pilot

Target: Ferry Mission
CASUALTIES NOT LISTED IN MACR
Date Lost: 4-Oct-43
Serial Number: # 42-40215
Aircraft Model B-24D
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Crew departed the continental United States on 3/27/1943, en route to Dakar, Africa, but was lost somewhere in route. The plane nor their body's were recovered. Declared dead on 4/10/1943.

Crew of 42-40215
1st/Lt. Paul L. Wright
2nd/Lt. George B. Sipe
2nd/Lt. Andrew J. Murphy
T/Sgt. Glenn E. Foster
Pvt. Robert L. Engelbretson
Pvt. William T. Innes
Pvt. Earl L. Kersten
Pvt. John E. Robb
Pvt. Charles W. Thornton  
 
Inscription:
PVT, US ARMY AIR FORCES WORLD WAR II
 
Note: Entered the service from: Ramsey Co, Minnesota.
 
Burial:
East Coast Memorial
Manhattan
New York County (Manhattan)
New York, USA
Plot: Tablets of the missing
 
Maintained by: ShaneO
Originally Created by: CWGC/ABMC
Record added: Aug 07, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 56303632
Pvt Robert L Engelbretson
Added by: Dan Phelan
 
Pvt Robert L Engelbretson
Added by: Drew Sachs
 
 
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Thank you Robert for your service and courage
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 Added: Mar. 14, 2014

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 Added: May. 23, 2011

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 Added: Jul. 13, 2010
 
 
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