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Robert Eugene Bennett Collection

Robert Eugene Bennett Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Robert Eugene Bennett
State of Birth:
OK
Home State:
SD
Gender
Male

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1944-1973
Entrance into Service
Commissioned
Branch of Service
Army Air Forces/Corps
Unit of Service
505th Bomb Group, 482nd Bomb Squadron; 38th Tactical Missile Wing; 44th Strategic Missile Wing
Location of Service
Colorado Springs, Colorado; Tinian (Northern Mariana Islands); Pacific
Highest Rank
Lieutenant Colonel
Prisoner of War
No
Service History Note
Special duties/highlights/achievements - "B-29 Bombardier; instructor in air force academy"

War or Conflict
Korean War, 1950-1953
Military Status
Veteran
Branch of Service
Air Force
Unit of Service
90th Bomb Wing; 98th Bomb Wing
Location of Service
Lincoln, Nebraska; Westover, Massachusetts; Sembach, Germany; Ellsworth, South Dakota; Clark Field, Philippines

View Digital CollectionCollection Information

Type of Resource:
Video: DVD [1 item] --Oral history interview
Interviewer:
Karen Kessler
Contributor:
Nancy Samp
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
505th Bomb Group
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/68140
Subjects:
Bennett, Robert Eugene
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army Air Forces/Corps.
Korean War, 1950-1953--Personal Narratives
United States. Air Force.
Cite as:
Robert Eugene Bennett Collection
(AFC/2001/001/68140), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2022-04-18
 

 

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