2LT Robert N Larkin

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2LT Robert N Larkin

Death 15 Apr 1945 (aged 23)
Burial Woods Hole, Barnstable County, Massachusetts, USA
Memorial ID 147974394 · View Source
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Robert served as a Second Lieutenant & Pilot on B-24L (#44-49024), 830th Bomber Squadron, 485th Bomber Group, U.S. Army Air Force during World War II.

He resided in Massachusetts prior to the war.

Robert was "Killed In Action" when his B-24 was hit by flak and crashed 15 miles West South West of Venosa, Italy during the war. He was awarded the Air Medal and the Purple Heart.

Service # O-930513


Airmen who perished on B-24L (#44-49024):

Andrew, Treat P, Jr ~ Corp, Connecticut
Bengivengo, Joseph ~ Corp, New Jersey
Jackson, W H ~ Corp, California
Larkin, Robert N ~ 2nd Lt, Pilot, Massachusetts
McCall, George H, Jr ~ Corp, Virginia
O'Malley, Robert B ~ Corp, Missouri
Perry, Joseph ~ 2nd Lt, New York
Turner, Barryon L ~ 2nd Lt, Maine
Yelland, George C ~ Sgt, California

( Bio & Crew Report by: Russell S. "Russ" Pickett )




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  • Created by: Russ Pickett
  • Added: 17 Jun 2015
  • Find a Grave Memorial 147974394
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for 2LT Robert N Larkin (27 Jan 1922–15 Apr 1945), Find a Grave Memorial no. 147974394, citing Woods Hole Village Cemetery, Woods Hole, Barnstable County, Massachusetts, USA ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) .