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S/Sgt. Robert A. Breneman
723rd Squadron
SSgt. Robert A. Breneman, passed away on February 13, 2020, at the age of 96.

He was top turret gunner on Round Trip Rosie, 723rd Squadron.
Rosie was lost on her 13th mission over Grunau, Austria.
Only Bob and the pilot, Lou Samsa, were able to get out of the burning plane.
Bob wrote memoirs about Rosie and about his time as a POW

The memoirs are in two parts. You can download them from the following links:

Part 1 - Round Trip Rosie

Part 2 - Barbed Wire Days

Information courtesy of Mark Breneman, Nephew of S/Sgt. Breneman.

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