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S/Sgt Irvin Lewis , Flight Engineer/Top Turret Gunner on LG-Q 446117, pilot 2/Lt. R E O'Bannon (shot down by ME410 21 June 1944 new Stettin).
High school photo aged 18 in 1940
Photo Cheryl Morgan



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Date Contributor Update
01 February 2019 19:22:23 Lord Morgan Created entry with caption

Put in by member Lord Morgan, a relative by marriage.