Major John L Jerstad in the pilot's seat of a B-24 Liberator c. 1943
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- Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
- Nationality: American
- Unit: 376th Bomb Group 93rd Bomb Group 328th Bomb Squadron Headquarters (2nd Combat Bomb Wing) 98th Bomb Group
- Service Numbers: 16009546 / O-435784
- Highest Rank: Major
- Role/Job: Pilot
Removed association to B-24 Hells Wench. Jerstad was a member of the 376th Bomb Group, while Hell's Wench was assigned to the 93rd. Jerstad was only documented as serving on board Hell's Wench on one occasion on 1 August 1943, in which is served as co-pilot, while he is depicted here sitting in the pilot's position.