Robert Eugene Woody


Mechanical Engineering

Attended Clemson through his Junior year. Sergeant in Company G as a Junior.

Charleston, SC

Army Air Force, Technical Sergeant

330th Bomb Squadron, 93rd Bomb Group

Air Medal with Oak Leaf Cluster, Purple Heart

Feb 12, 1918

Jan 10, 1943

KIA - North Africa

North Africa American Cemetery, Carthage, Tunisia Plot B, Row Z, Grave 13


Personal Remembrances

According to the January 1943 Historical Narrative of the Ninety-Third Bombardment Group (Heavy), T/Sgt. Robert E. Woody of the 330th Bomb Squadron, along with three other men, were killed in action on January 10, 1943 after engaging a target at Bizerta and Tunis, Tunisia. Their plane crashed just outside of Bir el Khamsa, Egypt due to navigational difficulty and fuel exhaustion. Five others were wounded on the mission.KI

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Vignette in The Echo written by Kelly Durham – The Sea and the Desert