Robert J Lorentz

Robert J Lorentz

Birth
Sioux Falls, Minnehaha County, South Dakota, USA
Death 24 May 1944 (aged 20–21)
Melchow, Landkreis Barnim, Brandenburg, Germany
Burial Lemay, St. Louis County, Missouri, USA
Plot SECTION 84 SITE 411-415
Memorial ID 41136851 · View Source
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B-17 Navigator assigned to 525th Bomb Sq, 379th Bomb Gp, 8th AF. 16 x combat missions. Failed to Return (FTR) Berlin in B-17 42-37784 24-May-44; enemy aircraft attack caused collision with 42-38082, crashed Melchow, Germany. Killed in Action (KIA). Missing Aircrew Report 5322 Awarded Air Medal with Oak Leaf Cluster and Purple Heart [Posthumously].


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  • Created by: ShaneO
  • Added: 25 Aug 2009
  • Find a Grave Memorial 41136851
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Robert J Lorentz (1923–24 May 1944), Find a Grave Memorial no. 41136851, citing Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery, Lemay, St. Louis County, Missouri, USA ; Maintained by ShaneO (contributor 47009366) .