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LTJG Robert Frederick Brooks

Birth
Death 28 Oct 1944
Burial Manila, Metro Manila, National Capital Region, Philippines
Plot Tablets of the Missing
Memorial ID 161462626 · View Source
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Having actually gone "Missing" on the above date, he was not officially declared by the military as being dead until October 29, 1945, 1 year and 1 day after he went missing as was the custom.

Robert served as a Lieutenant Junior Grade & Pilot, U.S. Navy during World War II.

He resided in Hartford County, Connecticut prior to the war.

Robert was declared "Missing In Action" in the South Pacific during the war.

He was awarded the "Distinguished Flying Cross", Air Medal with 1 Gold Star, and the Purple Heart.

Service # 0-157323

Bio by:
Russell S. "Russ" Pickett

Special thanks to:
Janice Hollandsworth for finding where he was interred!

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  • Maintained by: Russ Pickett
  • Originally Created by: Janice Hollandsworth
  • Added: 21 Apr 2016
  • Find A Grave Memorial 161462626
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for LTJG Robert Frederick Brooks (unknown–28 Oct 1944), Find A Grave Memorial no. 161462626, citing Manila American Cemetery and Memorial, Manila, Metro Manila, National Capital Region, Philippines ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) .