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Robert Bradford Bickerstaff
Birth: Jun. 21, 1920
Brickyard
Russell County
Alabama, USA
Death: Jan. 5, 1945
Midland
Midland County
Texas, USA

11 January 1945 Tallahassee Daily Democrat
Bickerstaff Killed in Crash
Capt. Robert Bradford Bickerstaff of Columbus, Ga., son of the former Bessie Bradford, sister of R. H. and R. F. Bradford of this city, was killed in an airplane crash on January 5 in Midland, Tex., where he was an instructor.
He had recently returned from the European theater, where he completed 30 missions as a bomber pilot. He had been awarded the air medal with three oak leaf clusters and the Distinguished Flying Cross.
Bickerstaff graduated from the University of North Carolina in June, 1942, and entered the service upon graduation. He received the wings of the army air corps at Stuttgart, Ark., on July 28, 1943 and went overseas in December 1943. 
 
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 Parents:
  Frank Jeter Bickerstaff (1879 - 1961)
  Elizabeth 'Bessie' Fort Bradford Bickerstaff (1882 - 1970)
 
 Siblings:
  Frank Jeter Bickerstaff (1914 - 1998)*
  Richard Howard Bickerstaff (1918 - 2014)*
  Robert Bradford Bickerstaff (1920 - 1945)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Broken Arrow Cemetery
Flournoys
Russell County
Alabama, USA
 
Created by: Becky
Record added: Jun 09, 2006
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Robert Bradford Bickerstaff
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Robert Bradford Bickerstaff
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Rest in Peace, beloved soldier. See you in Heaven.
- Mary
 Added: Aug. 25, 2010
Not Forgotton...
- Becky
 Added: Jun. 9, 2006
 
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