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Auer, Robert Lee

Rank and Name, Lieutenant Junior Grade Robert Lee Auer.

Unit/Placed in, Utility Squadron 2 (VJ-2).


Robert is born approx. on 1921 in Santa Monica, California.

Father, Reno Auer.

Mother, Margaret Auer.

Spouse, Elizabeth (Scathard) Auer.

Son, Robert M. Auer.


Robert enlisted the service in California with service number # 0-130138.


Robert died on Target Towing Mission when the Aircraft had a Engine Failure and Ditched in Sea on 29 Dec. 1944, he is honored with a Combat Action Ribbon, Good Conduct Medal, Expeditionary Medal, American Campaign Medal, Navy & Marine Presidential Unit Citation, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal, WW II Victory Medal.


Robert is buried/mentioned at Manila American Cemetery and Memorial Manila, Metro Manila, National Capital Region, Philippines.

Walls of the missing.


Thanks to, https://pacificwrecks.com/aircraft/jm-1/66617.html?fbclid=IwAR1XVOD3JjQlvvqKTNQwwAZ4dGj11p7gT4ORPjMjI8l2JbGXpU41NZa_Udw


Jean Louis Vijgen, WW2-Pacific Website.

Air Force Info, Rolland Swank.

ABMC Website, https://abmc.gov

Seabees History Bob Smith  https://seabeehf.org/

Navy Info, http://navylog.navymemorial.org

POW Info, http://www.mansell.com    Dwight Rider and Wes injerd.

Navy Seal Memorial,  http://www.navysealmemorials.com

Family Info, https://www.familysearch.org

Marines Info, https://missingmarines.com/    Geoffrey Roecker

Info, https://www.pacificwrecks.com/

Medals Info, https://www.honorstates.org


Philippine Info, http://www.philippine-scouts.org/

Find a Grave, https://www.findagrave.com

His unit 38th Field Hospital
JM-1 Marauder
Pityilu Airfield
Plane Crew (standing 2nd left Robert Lee Auer)
Robert Lee Auer
His rank Lieutenant Junior Grade