BLACK THURSDAY 10/14/1943
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Delivered Denver 12/8/43; Assigned 365BS/305 BG [XK-E] Chelveston 15/9/43; Missing in Action Schweinfurt 14/10/43 with Ray Bullock, Co-pilot: Homer Hocker, Navigator: Manning Lawrence, togg-Walt Kaeli, Flight engineer/top turret gunner: Carl Brunswick, Radio Operator: Harry Jackson, Ball turret gunner: Joe Kocher, Waist gunner: Harry Coyne, Waist gunner: Stan Jarosynski,Tail gunner: Alden Curtis (10 Prisoner of War); enemy aircraft, crashed Schweinfurt, Ger. Missing Air Crew Report 920.
Posted by Sue Moyer on February 26, 2015 at 3:01pm
Hi Sue, Robert, Patti and all!A/C 42-30135 crashlanded not in France between Rheims and Sedan and not according to other sources between Mainz and Wuerzburg and also definitively not in the target area around Schweinfurt, but elsewhere in Germany on the return flight, there's no doubt.Tail gunner Fred Nunnold was no Evader, but a POW as the entire crew of ten. He was exchanged in September 1944 due to severity of the wounds and returned to the United States after spending 11 months in POW…Continue
Started by Norbert and Marianne Vollmann in Untitled Category May 14, 2015.
Please use this link to find the latest edition of the SSMA Briefing Letter. There is important information there concerning our upcoming reunion this fall in Salt Lake City. As always, a huge thank you to Julee for doing such a first-rate job.https://www.dropbox.com/s/8gc5jpagyxo4b9w/SSMA%20Briefing%20Letter%2015-04.pdf?dl=0Continue
Started by Sue Moyer in AIRSHOWS 2010 Apr 21, 2015.