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The Harold Tucker Crew pictured in front of "Our Baby" in Dalhart, Texas, 1944.
Kneeling, from left : Pilot Harold H. Tucker; Copilot Robert A. Greenwood; Navigator Samuel R. Detwiler Jr; Bombardier Walter Slemensky.
Standing, from left : Engineer/Gunner Lawrence L. Witt; Radio Operator James A. Davis Jr; Ball Turret Gunner Willis D. Boatright; Top Turret Gunner Lloyd D. Stoller; Tail Gunner Jennings C. Greuter.
[ Not pictured : Waist Gunner Lavern R. Maisak ] - Picture courtesy of Laura Edge, daughter of Engineer Lawrence Witt.

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People

  • Willis Boatwright

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Ball Turret Gunner
    Willis Boatright was a Ball Turret Gunner in the 96th Bomb Group / 339th Bomb Squadron. Shot down 12 May 1944 in B-17 #42-107123. Prisoner of War (POW).

  • James Davis

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Radio Operator
    Shot down 12 May 1944 in B-17 #42-107123. Prisoner of War (POW). Re-enlisted as a Sergent in the USAAF in Albany, New York on 12 November 1946. James Davis served in the Air Force in Korea and Viet-Nam.

  • Samuel Detwiler

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Navigator
    Samuel Detwiler was a Navigator in the 96th Bomb Group / 339th Bomb Squadron. Shot down 12 May 1944 in B-17 #42-107123. Killed in Action (KIA).

  • Robert Greenwood

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Co-Pilot
    Robert Greenwood was a Co-Pilot in the 96th Bomb Group / 339th Bomb Squadron. Shot down 12 May 1944 in B-17 #42-107123. Killed in Action (KIA).

  • Jennings Greuter

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Tail Gunner
    Jennings Greuter was a Tail Gunner in the 96th Bomb Group / 339th Bomb Squadron. Shot down 12 May 1944 in B-17 #42-107123. Killed in Action (KIA).

  • Walter Slemensky

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Bombardier
    2nd Lt Walter Slemensky was a Bombardier in the 96th Bomb Group / 339th Bomb Squadron. Shot down 12 May 1944 in B-17 #42-107123. Killed in Action (KIA).

  • Lloyd Stoller

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Top Turret Gunner
    Lloyd Stoller was a Top Turret Gunner in the 96th Bomb Group / 339th Bomb Squadron. Shot down 12 May 1944 in B-17 #42-107123. Prisoner of War (POW).

  • Harold Tucker

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Pilot
    Harold Tucker was a Pilot in the 96th Bomb Group / 339th Bomb Squadron. Shot down 12 May 1944 in B-17 #42-107123. Killed in Action (KIA).

  • Lawrence Witt

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Flight Engineer/Gunner
    Lawrence Witt was a Flight Engineer/Gunner in the 96th Bomb Group / 339th Bomb Squadron. Shot down 12 May 1944 in B-17 #42-107123. Prisoner of War (POW). ...

Missions

  • 353

    12 May 1944

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
02 June 2016 15:20:16 ED-BB Changes to caption
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Corrected position of the men in the photo

Date Contributor Update
01 June 2016 15:11:32 ED-BB Created entry with caption, person associations and aircraft associations
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Added crew photo

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