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Sgt Robert W Adkins
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Birth: Mar. 21, 1923
Death: Feb. 9, 1945, England

- World War II -
Army Air Corps
SSgt 453 Bomb Gp.
B-24 Nose Gunner

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Sergeant Robert W. Adkins, earned the following badges/decorations for his service during World War:
- Air Medal with Four Oak Leaf Clusters
- Purple Heart Medal
- Army Good Conduct Medal
- American Campaign Medal
- European Theater of Operations Campaign Medal with three battle/campaign stars
- World War II Victory Medal
(Verified research on decorations by Rick Lawrence, MSgt., USMC/USAFR {RET})

Also, Roberts Bomb Group Operations Officer was a guy named Jimmy Stewart - the actor. Walter Mattheau was also a SSgt radioman/gunner in that group, too.
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 Parents:
  Boyd N. Adkins (1885 - 1958)
  Maude M. Adkins (1889 - 1949)
 
 Spouse:
  Georgia Shafer Adkins (1921 - 1966)
 
Burial:
Ridgelawn Cemetery
Collinsville
Tulsa County
Oklahoma, USA
 
Created by: carla
Record added: Jul 31, 2008
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A heartfelt "Thank you."
- Andy
 Added: Mar. 22, 2014
Rest In Peace.
- Clara SoRelle Perry
 Added: Dec. 2, 2011
Not for fame or reward, not for place or for rank, not lured by ambition or goaded by necessity, but in simple obedience to duty as he understood it. He suffered all, sacrificed all, dared all, and died. Rest in peace, Sergeant Adkins.
- Don J
 Added: Jun. 4, 2010
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