Robert Raymond Mase

Robert Raymond Mase

Korean War
Service #AF13390378
RankAirman First Class U.S. Air Force
Date of DeathJuly 8 1952
StatusMissing In Action
Memorialized
Courts of the Missing
Court
8
Air Medal
Korean Service Medal
National Defense Service Medal
Purple Heart
Republic of Korea Presidential Unit Citation
Republic of Korea War Service Medal
United Nations Service Medal
Airman First Class Mase was awarded the Air Medal, the Purple Heart, the Korean Service Medal, the United Nations Service Medal, the National Defense Service Medal, the Korean Presidential Unit Citation and the Republic of Korea War Service Medal.
Notes
Airman First Class Mase was the tail gunner of a B-26B Invader bomber with the 13th Bomber Squadron, 3rd Bomber Group based at Kunsan Airfield (K-8), South Korea. On July 8, 1952, while on a night intruder mission over North Korea, the aircraft was seen on the ground after a crash. He was listed as Missing in Action and was presumed dead on December 31, 1953. His remains were not recovered. His name is inscribed on the Courts of the Missing at the Honolulu Memorial.