UPL 37258


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2LT John D. "Dud" Crouchley Pilot 485th BG - 828th BS - 15th AF KIA - 28 June 1944 Held his severely damaged aircraft steady allowing his crew to bail out safely.


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A B-24 Liberator (serial number 44-41068) of the 485th Bomb Group, 15th Air Force in flight. Handwritten caption on reverse: 'Yellow? 44-41068.'
  • Unit Hierarchy: Group
  • Air Force: Fifteenth Air Force
  • Type Category: Bombardment


  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 485th Bomb Group 828th Bomb Squadron
  • Service Numbers: 11063665 / O-802172
  • Highest Rank: First Lieutenant
  • Role/Job: Pilot