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SERV_NO: AO-778935
LNAME: PENNINGER
FNAME: ROGER
MNAME: WILLIAM
SFX:  
RANK_Posthumous: CPT
LOSS_DATE: 10/23/1951
Status per Govt: MIA
Should be Status:  
CIRCUMST OF LOSS: Damaged by MiGs near Namsi Airfield, crew bailed out in Chinnampo/Inchon area (Yellow Sea), 3rd ARSq SA-16 Dumbos participated in SAR effort, approx 233 SAR mis
EVIDENCE_ALIVE:  
EVIDENCE_DEAD:  
COMMENT1:  
COMMENT2:  
HOME_CITY: ELSINORE
STATE: CA
BIRTH_DATE: 7/20/1924
NICKNAME:  
RACE:  
HEIGHT:  
WEIGHT:  
HAIR:  
EYES:  
ID_MARKS:  
CASE: A764
KWALD_COMMENT:  
CREW_STATUS: Capt's E.B. Goldbeck, T.W. Smith, Sgt W.A. Gross, Cpl P.E. Stainbrook, Jr., USAF, RSC, LtCol J.E. O'Neal, Capt T.L. Shields, 1Lt's R.W. Penninger, E.C. Wahlgren
SERVICE: USAF
DIV_or_GRP: 307 BMB WNG
RGT_or_WNG: 307 BMB WNG
BN_or_SQ: 371 BMB SQ
CO_or_BTRY:  
VEHICLE: B-29A
VEH_ID: 44-70151
DEATH_DATE:  
REMAINS:  
DOCUMENTS:  
MIA_CAP:  
LIST_944: X
LIST_450: X
LIST_308:  
LIST_125:  
LIST_71:  
Nielsen_Henderson:  
Johnnie_Johnson:  
Air-Intel: X
AFM_200-25: X
National Guardian:  
Moo_Hak_School:  
Sunchon_Tunnel_M:  
CAUSE_of_Death:  
List_389: X
Peiking_Radio:  
LastKnownAlive_DT:  
WITH: 371 BMB SQ
INCident_AREA:  
CAMP:  
KT_interrogations:  
RAND:  
UTM_Coord: XD750640
KWALD: 1714
GRAVE:  
Birth_YR: 1924
Op_Glory:  
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