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"Morrison's crew of the 8th AF 398th Bomb Group by their B-17 at their base in England, 9 October 1944."

Rear L-R: 2Lt Ralph H McIntyre, 2Lt Charles D Scofield, 2Lt Russell J Morrison, 2Lt Guy C Quick, S/Sgt William L Shields

Front L-R: S/Sgt James Wickham, T/Sgt George Bennett Bryan, T/Sgt Bernard Max Kuse, S/Sgt John L Gerle

Connections

Units

  • 8th Air Force

    8th Air Force

    Command

  • 398th Bomb Group

    398th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 398th Bomb Group flew B-17 Flying Fortresses from Nuthampstead, Hertfordshire on strategic bombing raids over Germany. The Group switched focus in the days before D-Day, when they targeted enemy positions on the Cherbourg peninsula. When the Allied...

  • 601st Bomb Squadron

People

  • George Bryan

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Engineer
    Assigned to 601BS, 398BG, 8AF USAAF. 36 x combat missions. ETD Awards: AM, WWII Victory, EAME.

  • John Gerle

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Ball turret
    Assigned to 601BS, 398BG, 8AF USAAF. ETD Awards: AM, WWII Victory, EAME.

  • Bernard Kuse

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Radio Operator
    Assigned to 601BS, 398BG, 8AF USAAF. 33 x combat missions. ETD Awards: AM, WWII Victory, EAME.

  • Ralph McIntyre

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Navigator
    Assigned to 601BS, 398BG, 8AF USAAF. 30 x combat missions. ETD Awards: AM (OLC), WWII Victory, EAME.

  • Russell Morrison

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Pilot
    Assigned to 601BS, 398BG, 8AF USAAF. ETD Awards: AM (OLC), WWII Victory, EAME.

  • Guy Quick

    Military | First Lieutenant | Co-pilot
    Assigned to 601BS, 398BG, 8AF USAAF. ETD Awards: AM(OLC), WWII Victory, EAME.

  • Charles Scofield

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Navigator
    Assigned to 601BS, 398BG, 8AF USAAF. ETD Awards: AM (OLC), WWII Victory, EAME.

  • William Shields

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Togglier
    Assigned to 601BS, 398BG, 8AF USAAF. ETD Awards: AM(OLC), WWII Victorry, EAME.

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
08 January 2019 19:05:39 Al_Skiff Created entry with caption, unit associations and person associations
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