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CAPT  Robert J. ALBRECHT

UNIT: 418th BOMB Sqdn POSITION: COM P
SERIAL #: STATUS: CPT
MACR:

Comments1: 418TH COMMAND PILOT & HQ DET 100TH BOMB GP, 351ST OPERATIONS OFFICER

COMMENTS & NOTES

MEMO 1:

CREW

 Command Pilot Capt.  Robert J. Albrecht
 Pilot   Lt. C. Hellerich 
 Co-Pilot  (Formation Officer) Lt.  E. Whitney
 Navigator  Lt.  L.W. Duncan
 Radar Navigator  F/O  J.H. Clinton
 Bombardier  Lt.  A.J. Shiurba
 Radio Operator  S/Sgt  J.J. Finn
 Engineer S/Sgt W.W. Miller
 Waist Gunner  Sgt R.L.Blair
 Waist Gunner  Sgt W.A. Platzner

CREW

2nd Lt Carl E.Hellerlch         P FEH   (spelled Hellrich in some reports)
2nd Lt Eddie W.Whitney    CP  FEH:
2nd Lt Eldred N.Stein      NAV  FEH  TAPS 10 JAN 69
   Cpl James J.Finn         ROG  FEH
   Cpl W.W. "PETE" Miller TTE FEH
   Cpl Glenn L.Hatfield     BTG  FEH  TAPS 27 MAR 87
   Cpl Robert L.Blair,Jr.    WG   FEH
   Cpl Angelo A.Alfier       WG   FEH 
   Cpl Wlliam A.Platzner  TG    FEH  TAPS 05 SEP 87 

418th Sqdn.  Crew,as above,joined the 100th Group on 21/1/45. See p.166 "CONTRAILS" Crew 
flew final mission of 100th Group on 20/4/45.  Leroy W.Duncan from the Appleton crew (N) 
flew a number of missions with this crew. including that of 20/4/45.

CREW FLYING AT WARS END..MISSION OF 20 APR 45 IS ORANIEBURG; THIS WAS A LEAD CREW  AND APPEARD ON THE 3RD AIR DIVISION'S LIST OF HONOR ROLL CREWS FOR MARCH 1945..

CREW

 Command Pilot Capt.  Robert J. Albrecht
 Pilot   Lt.  C. Hellerich 
 Co-Pilot  (Tail Observer) Lt.  E. Whitney
 Navigator  Lt.  L.W. Duncan
 Radar Navigator  F/O  J.H. Clinton
 Bombardier  Lt.  A.J. Shiurba
 Radio Operator  S/Sgt  J.J. Finn
 Engineer  S/Sgt W.W. Miller
 Waist Gunner  Sgt R.L.Blair
 Waist Gunner  Sgt W.A. Platzner

W.W. Miller's original crew is unknown..pw

This lead crew was named to the 3rd Air Division Honor Roll for the 22 March 1945 Alhorn mission.

MEMO 2:

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BURIAL INFORMATION

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ID: 6074