Robert Iverson

Recent Address: 1074 Portland Cobalt Road, Portland, CT 06480
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Family Info: Siblings: 1 brother; 3 sisters: Parents: Ole and Gunda; Wife: Helen; Children: Robert, Martin, Janet, Francene
Hometown: Portland, CT
Date Entered Service: November 30, 1942
Service Number: 31277243
Bomb Group: 468th
Squadron: 793rd
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Missions Flown: 35
Hump Missions:
Targets: 10 missions over Tokyo at low altitude from Tinian under command of General LeMay
Awards: Air Medal (7), Purple Heart (2), Distinguished Flying Cross, Good Conduct Medal, Asiatic-Pacific Theater Campaign Ribbon
Service Schools: AFTD Mississippi Aviation Institute ; AAFTS Kansas City ; Chanute Field power plant
MOS: Gunner
Rank Upon Discharge: Staff Sergeant
Crew Type: Flight crew
Airplane Serial No.& Name: 42-6397 Million Dollar Baby
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Date Transferred from the 58th: October 12, 1945
Date Discharged: October 12, 1945
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Post WWII Civilian Occupation(s): Carpenter
Thoughts About the 58th: Post traumatic stress.
Comments: Mr. Iverson passed away November 28, 2011 and is buried at the State Veterans Cemetery in Middletown, CT.

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