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Captain James H. McClain
Navigator
389th BG - 564th BS
Later served as a navigation instructor at Keesler AAF, Mississippi, where this photo was taken.

Connections

Units

  • 389th Bomb Group

    389th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 389th Bomb Group, known in more familiar terms as "the Sky Scorpions", flew strategic bombing missions in B-24 Liberators from Hethel, England. They also sent detachments to join bases in North Africa at Benghazi No. 10, Libya, between 3 July 1943...

  • 564th Bomb Squadron

People

  • James McClain

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Navigator
    Took part in Operation Tidal Wave, the raid on Ploesti on 1 August 1943, flying B-24 Liberator 42-40776. ...

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
07 April 2019 00:25:02 466thHistorian Created entry with caption, unit associations and person associations
Sources

https://www.ancestry.com/interactive/1265/40392_B064799-00027?pid=245381...

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