Robert served as a Second Lieutenant & Navigator on B-26B "Sheboygan Redskin" (#42-96213), 586th Bomber Squadron, 394th Bomber Group, Medium, U.S. Army Air Force during World War II.
He resided in Kennebec County, Maine prior to the war.
Robert was declared "Missing In Action" when his B-26 was shot down by ground Anti-Aircraft Artillery and crashed in Germany. He was awarded the Air Medal and the Purple Heart.
Service # O-718806
Airmen who perished on B-26B (#42-96213):
Arnold, Eber J., 1st Lt, Pilot, Ohio, (KIA)
Sherry, John J., 2nd Lt, Bombadier, Pennsylvania, (KIA)
Turner, Robert W., 2nd Lt, Navigator, Maine, (MIA)
( Bio & Crew Report by: Russ Pickett )