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SERV_NO: AO-1911049
LNAME: ROBERTS
FNAME: JAMES
MNAME: RICHARD
SFX:  
RANK_Posthumous: 1LT
LOSS_DATE: 11/22/1952
Status per Govt: MIA
Should be Status:  
CIRCUMST OF LOSS: Caught fire, wing fell off, crashed and burned, no egress noted
EVIDENCE_ALIVE:  
EVIDENCE_DEAD:  
COMMENT1: repat Frank A Grimm recalled a James Roberts while in captivity, loc "D"
COMMENT2:  
HOME_CITY: DALLAS
STATE: TX
BIRTH_DATE: 8/1/1928
NICKNAME:  
RACE:  
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ID_MARKS:  
CASE: A629
KWALD_COMMENT:  
CREW_STATUS: 1Lt James R. Roberts, USAF, MIA/BNR
SERVICE: USAF
DIV_or_GRP: 8 FTR BMB WNG
RGT_or_WNG: 8 FTR BMB WNG
BN_or_SQ: 80 FTR BMB SQ
CO_or_BTRY:  
VEHICLE: F-80C
VEH_ID: 47-538
DEATH_DATE:  
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WITH: 80 FTR BMB SQ
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UTM_Coord: CT675511
KWALD: 579
GRAVE:  
Birth_YR: 1928
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