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Gareth Lee's crew of the "Hell's Angels" 358th Bomber Squadron; 303rd Bomb Group; 2nd Air Division in the 8th Air Force.



  • 303rd Bomb Group

    303rd Bomb Group

    The 303rd Bombardment Group (Heavy) was activated on 3-Feb-1942 at Pendleton Field, Oregon. They assembled at Gowen Field, Idaho on 11-February 1942 where it conducted flight training until 12-Jun-1942. The Group then moved to Alamogordo Field, New...

  • 358th Bomb Squadron


  • James Adkinson

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Radio Operator

  • William Bowman

    Military | Flight Officer | Co-Pilot

  • Joseph Grundon

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Ball Turret Gunner

  • Gareth Lee

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Pilot
    He was born on June 1, 1922 in Loma Linda, Calif. and raised in Provo, Utah. ...

  • Victor Leimgruebler

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Engineer

  • Anthony Medici

    Military | Sergeant | Engineer

  • Gerald Newman

    Military | Sergeant | Aerial Gunner

  • Martin Olive

    Military | Sergeant | Engineer

  • Morris Sweig

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Navigator

  • Charles Townsend

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Bombardier
    Bud Townsend was a four-sport athlete at Napa High School, competing in football, basketball, baseball and track. He played on B football, basketball and track teams as a freshman and moved up to the varsity teams as a sophomore. He contributed to the...


Date Contributor Update
06 December 2019 10:29:31 Michelbe Created entry with caption, unit associations and person associations