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Harold Henslin crew
381st BG - 535th BS
Harold Henslin is kneeling, 1st on the left.
This crew was shot down on 28 April 1944. Only 2 of the crew, plus the command pilot onboard survived.

Connections

Units

  • 381st Bomb Group

    381st Bomb Group

    Group
    The 381st Bomb Group flew B-17 Flying Fortresses from Ridgewell, Essex between June 1943 and April 1945. The Group was awarded two Distinguished Unit Citations, the first for bombing shipyards at Bremen, whilst under heavy attack, on 8 October 1943 and...

  • 535th Bomb Squadron

People

  • Eugene Arning

    Military | Lieutenant | Bombardier
    Shot down 28 April 1944 in B-17 #42-38061 'Georgia Rebel II'. Killed in Action (KIA). ...

  • William Blackmon

    Military | Sergeant | Left Waist Gunner, Waist Gunner
    September 1943 - April 1944. Shot down 28 April 1944 in B-17 #42-38061 'Georgia Rebel II'. Prisoner of War (POW). Stalag Luft XVIIB. POW

  • Arthur Guertin

    Military | First Lieutenant | Navigator
    Navigator, Jones crew. 381st BG, 535th BS, 8th AF. On 24 July 1943, B-17 #42-3217 "Georgia Rebel" crashed in Vannacka, Sweden. Mission #11 to the chemical factories (Magnesium, Aluminum) in Heroya, Norway. MACR 132. Hit by flak, bombs dropped, #2...

  • Harold Henslin

    Military | Lieutenant | Pilot
    Shot down 28 April 1944 in B-17 #42-38061 'Georgia Rebel II'. Killed in Action (KIA). PH

  • Jo Karr

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Top Turret Gunner
    Shot down 28 April 1944 in B-17 #42-38061 'Georgia Rebel II'. Killed in Action (KIA). PH

  • George McLaughlin

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Ball Turret Gunner
    Shot down 28 April 1944 in B-17 #42-38061 'Georgia Rebel II'. Killed in Action. PH

  • J Padgett

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Radio Operator, Top Turret Gunner
    ETTG, Henslin crew. Original member of the Sunde crew. Shot down 28 April 1944 in B-17 #42-38061 "Georgia Rebel II". Prisoner of War (POW). POW

  • Edward Sell

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Tail Gunner
    Shot down 28 April 1944 in B-17 #42-38061 'Georgia Rebel II'. Killed in Action (KIA). PH

  • Clarence Williams

    Military | Staff Sergeant (Technician Third Grade) | Right Waist Gunner
    Shot down 28 April 1944 in B-17 #42-38061 'Georgia Rebel II'. Killed in Action (KIA). PH

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
06 June 2020 23:33:06 466thHistorian Created entry with caption, unit associations and person associations
Sources

https://www.381stbg.org/atfym.php

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