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Capt John Cadle B-24 Crew

My Dad William B. Ferraro B-24 Crew Topeka Kansas 12/21/1944
L-R BR F. Kidd , C. Youree, A. De Coster, P. Lewis, W. Ferraro, R. Faulkner
L-R FR J. Cadle, E. Erickson, H. Veleto, S. Kesler

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Units

  • 93rd Bomb Group

    93rd Bomb Group

    Group
    93rd Bombardment Group (Heavy) was activated 1-March-1942 at Barksdale Field, Louisiana. On 15-May-1942 the Group moved to Ft. Myers, Florida to continue advanced flight training and also to fly anti-submarine patrols over the Gulf of Mexico; they...

People

  • John Cadle

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Pilot
    B24 41-29456 damaged by flak on 26 Feb 1945 mission against Berlin. Pilot John Cadle flew a/c east and crew bailed out five miles inside of Soviet lines near Mansfelde, Germany. Crew returned to England in March 1945.

  • Arthur Decoster

    Military

  • Eric Erickson

    Military | Flight Officer | Navigator
    B24 41-29456 damaged by flak on 26 Feb 1945 mission against Berlin. Pilot John Cadle flew a/c east and crew bailed out five miles inside of Soviet lines near Mansfelde, Germany. Crew returned to England in March 1945.

  • Robert Faulkner

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Nose Gunner
    B24 41-29456 damaged by flak on 26 Feb 1945 mission against Berlin. Pilot John Cadle flew a/c east and crew bailed out five miles inside of Soviet lines near Mansfelde, Germany. Crew returned to England in March 1945.

  • William Ferraro

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Radio Operator
    Shot down over Berlin on 26 February 1945. Two engines out on right side and losing altitude fast. Bailed out, picked up by Russian soldiers AM/ ETO w/ 3 battle stars

  • Sam Kesler

    Military

  • Frederick Kidd

    Military

  • Prentis Lewis

    Military

  • Hearol Veleto

    Military

  • Charles Youree

    Military

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
12 June 2019 13:19:52 Emily Changes to collection, caption, unit associations and person associations
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Date Contributor Update
01 March 2019 02:05:04 sterobfer Created entry with collection and caption
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Stephen R Ferraro

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