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Greaser crew , "Blonde Bombshell"



  • 491st Bomb Group

    491st Bomb Group

    The 491st Bomb Group flew B-24 Liberators in bombing missions over northern France and Germany from June 1944 until April 1945. Missions over Germany included bombing the headquarters of the German General Staff at Zossen. The Group was awarded a DUC...

  • 853rd Bomb Squadron


  • Peter Bove

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Radio Operator
    34 missions AM w/ 4 Oak Leaf Cluster

  • Vincent Cahill

    Military | First Lieutenant | Bombardier
    33 missions Air Medal w/ 4 Oak Leaf Cluster/ ACM/ EAMECM 4BS/ WWIIVM

  • Willis Greaser

    Military | Pilot
    33 missions. American Campaign Medal/ WW II Victory Medal/ European Campaign Medal

  • David LePitre

    Military | First Lieutenant | Navigator, Pilot
    David LePitre completed 9 missions as navigator as part of Blonde Bombshell crew. ...

  • Anthony Mascaro

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Flight Engineer; Top Turret Gunner
    32 combat missions AM 4Oak Leaf Cluster/ ACM/ EAMECM 4BS/ WWIIVM

  • William Perkins

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Gunner
    27 missions, Crew R68 AM w/ 3 Oak Leaf Cluster; ACM; EAMECM; WWIIVM

  • Wallace Rinehart

    Military | First Lieutenant | Co-Pilot
    28 missions AM w/ 3 Oak Leaf Cluster/ ACM/ EAMECM/ WWIIVM


Date Contributor Update
10 September 2015 03:39:47 johndanger Created entry with collection, caption, unit associations and aircraft associations