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#42-37978 "Ka-Lang" 305th BG/365th Bomber Squadron

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  • Enrico Carpini

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Radio Gunner
    My dad, Enrico 'Rick' Carpini was from Linden, NJ and served as a radio gunner on a B-17G with the 305th Bomb Group/365th Bomb Squadron. He flew 30 missions from 1/4/44-5/22/44. The pilot was John F. Schleifer from Buffalo, NY. ...

  • Bernard Controulis

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Co-Pilot
    Shot down 11 May 1944 in B-17 #4231402. Killed in Action (KIA). ...

  • Anthony Domino

    Military

  • John Schleifer

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot
    Missions: 1944 - Jan 4 Kiel; 5 Kiel; Feb 20 Leipzig; 21 Lippstadt; 25 Augsburg; 28 Pas de Calais; Mar 2 Frankfurt; 4 Pas de Calais; 8 Berlin; 16 Augsburg; 18 Augsburg; 22 Berlin; 23 Hamm; 24 Frankfurt; 28 Dijon; Apr 11 Stettin; 19 Kassel; 20 Pas de...

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  • 42-37978 "Ka-Lang"

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Denver 2/11/43; Gr Island 12/11/43; Assigned 365BS/305BG [XK- ] Chelveston 5/1/44; Missing in Action Stettin 13/5/44 with Chas Bailey, Co-pilot: Curtis Thomas, Navigator: Thaddeus Borek, Bombardier: Calvin Faragher, Flight engineer/top turret...

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