Officers of 504th Fighter Squadron taken in March 1945.
Standing: Maj. James J Hayden, Bardstown KY (Ground Officer); Lt. Donald F Krueger Lakewood OH; Lt. Robert C Havighurst, Lakewood OH; Capt. Clair M Mason, Marshalltown IA; Lt. Kenneth V Berguson, Cleveland Heights OH; Capt. William T Hurley, Belmare NJ; Lt. Lyle M Carter, Madison WV; Lt. Vernon N Barto, Depue IL; Capt. William H Muir, Olean NY (Engineering Officer); Lt. Harlan F Hunt, Meriden CT; Lt. Will M Hudson, Union City TN; Lt. Robert V Blizzard, Los Angeles CA; Lt. Raymond H Creswell, Des Moins IA; Capt. John R McGillivray, Boston MA (Intelligence Officer); Col. William C Clark, Richmond VA; Maj. Lewis S Peter Jr., San Antonio TX; Capt. Robert F Sargent, Youngstowh OH.
Kneeling: Lt. Edward S Stern, Brooklyn NY (Ground Officer); Capt. Richard C Penrose, Orland CA; Lt. Hubert McGowan, Milton FL (Supply Officer); Lt. Jerome J Ballard, Detroit MI; Lt. Loren W Allers, St. Cloud NM; Lt. Jerome J Sainlar, Louisville KY; Lt. Leonard A Kunz, St. Louis MO; Lt. Gilbert G Cohen, Indianapolis IN; Capt. Carroll W Bennett, Burns OR; Lt. Lawrence J Barrett, Watonga OK; Lt. Billy E Langohr, Columbia City IN; Lt. Leon M Orcutt Jr., Huntington MA & Capt. Arlen W Wells Corvallis OR.
Military | First Lieutenant | Fighter Pilot
Assigned to 504FS, 339FG, 8AF USAAF. Credited with 1 victory. Completed tour of duty 18-Jul-45. Awards: WWII Victory.
Military | First Lieutenant | Fighter pilot
Assigned to 504FS, 339FG, 8AF USAAF. Crashed at Croft Farm, Kingerby whilst on a training flight in P-51D 44-11189, Lt Berguson Killed in Training (KIT). 27-Mar-45. Awards: PH.
Military | Colonel | Fighter pilot
Assigned to 504FS, 339FG, 8AF USAAF. Credited 1 x Kill. Ended Tour of Duty (ETD). Awards: WWII Victory, EAME.