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42-97358 "Ordnance Express" and her crew April 1944 - August 1944



  • Lester Korsmeyer

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Waist Gunner
    "Easy-going and willing to do his duty"

  • Edward Reed

    Military | Lieutenant | Pilot
    Shot down 14 October 1943 in B-17 #425901 'Superstitious Aloysius. ' Prisoner of War (POW). POW

  • Francis Scannell

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot
    35 missions from April to August 1944. Wrote a book One Man's War in 1984. AM/ DFC


Date Contributor Update
07 September 2017 16:37:50 BruceCampbell1942 Created entry with collection, caption, person associations and aircraft associations

Picture of crew and plane came from the Bombardier Arthur Dignam. He was a member of the "Lucky Bastard's Club" and an active member of the 94th BG Auxiliary Association.