Robert H. Schwensen

World War II
Service #0-662180
Unit33rd Squadron, 374th Troop Carrier Group
RankFirst Lieutenant U.S. Army Air Forces
Entered Service From Kansas
Date of DeathDecember 17 1945
Walls of the Missing
Air Medal
Distinguished Flying Cross
Purple Heart
Distinguished Flying Cross, Air Medal, Purple Heart

1LT Schwensen's remains were recovered and interred at Fort Leavenworth, KS. His name is permanently inscribed on the Tablets of the Missing at the Manila American Cemetery and Memorial.

rosetta medal
When an individual’s remains have been accounted for by the U.S. Department of Defense, a rosette is placed next to the name on the Wall/Tablet/Court of the Missing to mark that the person now rests in a known gravesite.