New England Air Museum
Robert D. Darner

 

Recent Address:

142 Dunn Hollow Drive, Fairfield Bay, AR 72088

Email:

 

Family Information:

Wife: Rae

Hometown:

Omah, NE

Date Entered Service:

 

Service Number:

 

Bomb Group:

468th

Squadron:

792nd

Location of Unit:

Tinian

Missions Flown:

14 Combat; 1 Supply drop, and 1 Power-Display (over Tokyo Bay)

Hump Missions Flown:

 

Targets:

 

Awards/Decorations:

 

Service Schools Attended:

 

Military Specialty(ies):

 

Rank Upon Discharge:

1st Lt.

Crew Type:

Flight crew

Airplane Serial No.& Name:

 

Were you a POW?

No

Were you interned?

No

Date Transferred from the 58th:

 

Date Discharged from the 58th:

February, 1946

Post-WWII Military Service:

Continued Reserve status until discharged as Captain in 1956.

Post-WWII Civilian Occupation(s):

Graduated from Iowa State University, degree in Engineering, 1948. Retired in 1981 in Fairfield Bay, AR.

Comments:

Mr. Darner passed away November 23, 1999 and is buried at Eglantine Cemetery in Fairfield Bay, Arkansas.

 


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