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... US-O4 insignia.svg Major. Unit, 4028th Strategic Reconnaissance Squadron. Battles/wars, Korean War · Cuban Missile Crisis †. Awards, Air Force Cross · Distinguished Flying Cross (3) Purple Heart · Cheney Award. Rudolf Anderson Jr. (September 15, 1927 – October 27, 1962), was a pilot and commissioned ...

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Robert Anderson (June 14, 1805 – October 26, 1871) was a United States Army officer during .... But in the weeks after Major Anderson's surprising stand, it became something different. Suddenly the Stars and Stripes flew ... from houses, from ...

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Oct 26, 2012 ... The tensest moments of the Cuban Missile Crisis had ended, with Major Anderson the only combat casualty in a standoff that had the real ...

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Aug 17, 2018 ... Robert Anderson in US Army Dress Uniform Major Robert Anderson, a native of Kentucky, is famous for being the Union commander at Fort ...

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Biography of Civil War Union Major Robert Anderson.

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During this period of great national crisis, Major Anderson, flying an unescorted, unarmed aircraft, lost his life while participating in one of several aerial ...

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Facts, information and articles about Robert Anderson, a Union Civil War general during the American ... Brigadier general, U.S. Army; breveted major general ...

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As the only pilot having been shot down during the Cuban Missile Crisis at the age of 35, sure seems as if Air Force Major Rudolph Anderson, Jr. and his ...

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United States Air Force Officer. He became the only casualty of the October 1962 Cuban Missile Crisis when he was shot down and killed while flying over Cuba.