B-24D Liberator 42-40655, named, Four Eyes, and, Damfino, and crew lost on the Ploesti raid. 1 Aug 43. MACR 174 ~ William R DeBusk : Navigator - Robert C Elliott : Gunner - Zelwood A Gravlin : Gunner - Lawrence J Hadcock : Pilot - James B Hale : Engineer - Ralph D Kolb : Gunner - John E Kraft : Co-Pilot - Eugene J O'Mara : Gunner - Lawrence E Reitz : Radio Operator - Peter A Timpo : Bombardier
The 98th trained for bombardment missions with B-24 Liberators during the first half of 1942. ...
Military | Staff Sergeant (3rd Grade) | B-24 Gunner
SSgt. Eugene J. O'Mara was assigned to the 343rd Bomb Squadron, the 98th Bomb Group, and the 9th Air Force in the USAAF. Crashed on the bombing mission to Ploesti in the B-24D, 42-40655, Four Eyes. Killed in Action (KIA). MACR 174 ...
Military | Technical Sergeant | Radio Operator
Tech Sergeant Lawrence E. Reitz was the Radio Operator/Gunner assigned to the 9th Air Force, the 98th Bomb Group, and the 343rd Bombardment Squadron, flying in the B-24D, named Four Eyes. Sgt Reitz's airplane, Four Eyes, was shot down and he was killed...
The B-24D bomber, 42-40655, named, Four Eyes, and, Damfino, flown by Lt. Donald J. Hadcock, was assigned to the 343rd Bombing Squadron, the 98th Bomb Group, and the 9th Air Force. ...
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