Veterans' Memorial Project

Robert (Ace) George Adams


World War II

Service Branch: Army

Rank: Lieutenant

Date of Death: 01/25/1945

Lt. Adams was a P-51 pilot in the 375th Fighter Squadron. He was killed in a raid over Germany when his aircraft was hit by a Me110 aircraft. Lt. Adams reportedly bailed out of his plane but was too low for his parachute to have enough time to develop.

-taken from Illinois Alumni News, February, 1946, and Web sites above

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