Rank and Name, Second Lieutenant Robert G. Heun.
Unit/Placed in, 47th Bomber Squadron, 41th Bomber Group (medium).
Robert was born approx. on 1920 in Wisconsin.
Father, Arthur Heun.
Mother, Lilian (Haendel) Heun.
Sister(s), Laverne E. Heun.
Robert enlisted the service at Wisconsin with serial number # 0-743336.
Robert‘s crew-members and their position on-board the plane a B-25 were,
2nd Lt. Robert G. Heun Pilot
2nd Lt. Frederick W. Nlotz Co-Pilot
2nd Lt. Paul McLaughlin Bombardier/Navigator
S/Sgt. Warren A. Fenno Radio Operator/Waist Gunner
S/Sgt. Kenneth L. Lafors Engineer/ Top Turret Gunner
S/Sgt. Sam A. Smith Tail Gunner
Robert was KIA when the plane (above the Maloelap Atol, Marhall Islands)partially crumbled, exploded then crashed in sea on Jan 22, 1944, he is honored with an Air Medal, Aviator Badge, Purple Heart, Good Conduct Medal, American Campaign Medal, Army Presidential Unit Citation, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal, WW II Victory Medal.
Robert is mentioned/buried at Courts of the Missing, Honolulu Memorial, Honolulu, Honolulu County, Hawaii.
Thanks to, http://41stbombgrp.com/
Jean Louis Vijgen, ww2-Pacific.com and ww2-europe.com.
Air Force Info, Rolland Swank.
ABMC Website, https://abmc.gov
Marines Info, https://missingmarines.com/ Geoffrey Roecker
Seabees History Bob Smith https://seabeehf.org/
Navy Info, http://navylog.navymemorial.org
POW Info, http://www.mansell.com Dwight Rider and Wes injerd.
Philippine Info, http://www.philippine-scouts.org/ Robert Capistrano
Navy Seal Memorial, http://www.navysealmemorials.com
Family Info, https://www.familysearch.org
Medals Info, https://www.honorstates.org
Find a Grave, https://www.findagrave.com
Tank Destroyers, http://www.bensavelkoul.nl/