Robert Thorpe

Robert E Thorpe served his country in World War II with the 35th Fighter Group .

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MIA (Missing In Action)

Second Lieutenant Robert Thorpe was MIA 31 May 1944.

MIA (Missing In Action)

Second Lieutenant Robert Thorpe was MIA 31 May 1944.

Date Order Award Ribbon & Device Document Originator Rank Status


General Order (GO)* : 363

AM Air Medal

Air Medal (AM)

Issuing Authority: 5AF

Current Rank: 2LT

MIA Status: MIA - Missing In Action

* Documents are of the type/classification of "General Order" for most award documents. The listed documents are GO, General Order unless otherwise stated. For example. Special Orders.

The Issuing Authority is the Command and author of the document.

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