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Corp Robert W Reed

Birth
New Hampshire, USA
Death 23 Aug 1945 (aged 22)
Guam
Burial Wilmot, Merrimack County, New Hampshire, USA
Memorial ID 129561703 · View Source
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Robert served as a Corporal on F-13A (B-29) #42-93912, 21st Bomber Command, U.S. Army Air Force during World War II.

He resided in Merrimack County, New Hampshire prior to the war.

He enlisted in the Army on April 22, 1943 in Manchester, New Hampshire. He was noted as being employed as a Machinists apprentice and also as Single, without dependents.

Robert died in the "Line Of Duty" when his F-13 crashed on takeoff from from Harmon Field, Guam during the war.

The F-13A was actually a B-29 outfitted for photo reconnaissance duty.

Service # 31269222

( Bio by: Russell S. "Russ" Pickett )

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Airmen who perished on F-13A (B-29) #42-93912:

Brandon, Harry M ~ Lt Col, Pilot, Texas
Garcia, James D ~ Col, Colorado
Reed, Robert W ~ Corp, New Hampshire
Tash, Robert T ~ Capt, California

( Crew Report by: Tim Cook )

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Gravesite Details "Flat Granite Marker" - Entered the service from New Hampshire

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  • Created by: Russ Pickett
  • Added: 10 May 2014
  • Find A Grave Memorial 129561703
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Corp Robert W Reed (1 Jul 1923–23 Aug 1945), Find A Grave Memorial no. 129561703, citing North Road Cemetery, Wilmot, Merrimack County, New Hampshire, USA ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) .