Members of the Paul S. "Red" Evans crew celebrating the end of their tour with a haircut for Jim Kazakus who vowed not to cut his hair until they finished their tour.
Standing: Paul S. "Red" Evans (P)
Kneeling Left to Right: Walter Schutt (B), JIm Kazukas (FE), Joe Columbo (TG)
Kneeling Left to Right:
The 466th Bomb Group flew B-24 Liberators from Attlebridge, Norfolk, during the last year of the war in Europe. The Group flew 232 missions in the course of the year and celebrated the 100th one by inviting local people onto the base to mark the...
Military | Staff Sergeant (3rd Grade) | Tail Gunner
Military | Captain | Pilot
DFC w 2 Oak Leaf Clusters
Also served in Korea and Vietnam. Retired from the USAF with the rank of Lt. Colonel.
Military | Technical Sergeant (2nd Grade) | Flight Engineer
Military | First Lieutenant | Navigator; Pilotage Navigator
Flew 30 missions. 23 December 1944 Dahlhem. August 1944 over France. On 1st mission, pilot landed with all 4 engines out.
DFC/ AM w/ 3 Oak Leaf Cluster