Robert Hester

S/Sgt. Robert M Hester was assigned to the 459th BG 758th Squadron.

Lt. Paul I Guest's crew Photo shows Standing Left to Right: Lt James S Schofield - Co-pilot; Lt Paul Guest - Pilot; Lt William Johnson - Bombardier; Lt John Riley - Navigator. Kneeling:Cpl Phil Buonocore; Pfc Tom Dolan; Cpl Jim Holvey; Pfc Gerald Bobian;  Cpl John Medema and Bob M Hester  - 459th BG, Army Air Corps Library and Museum

Lt. Paul I Guest's crew Photo shows Standing Left to Right: Lt James S Schofield - Co-pilot; Lt Paul Guest - Pilot; Lt William Johnson - Bombardier; Lt John Riley - Navigator. Kneeling:Cpl Phil Buonocore; Pfc Tom Dolan; Cpl Jim Holvey; Pfc Gerald Bobian; Cpl John Medema and Bob M Hester

The following information on Robert Hester is gathered and extracted from military records. We have many documents and copies of documents, including military award documents. It is from these documents that we have found this information on S/Sgt. Hester. These serviceman's records are nowhere near complete and we are always looking for more material. If you can help add to Robert Hester's military record please contact us.

Rank Order Date Award
Ribbon
Device

Cpl

3511

09/20/1944

AM
Air Medal (AM)

Cpl

3787

10/03/1944

AM/1OLC
Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

Sgt

4735

11/27/1944

AM/2OLC
Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

S/Sgt

5247

12/30/1944

AM/3OLC
Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)


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