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Standing: S/Sgt Howard W Livingston Radio Operator : 2nd Lt George A King Co-Pilot : 2nd Lt Evergard L Wager Pilot :
2nd Lt William G Cummings Bombardier : S/Sgt Albert W Kaiser Engineer
Kneeling: Sgt Robert N Wood Ball Gunner : Sgt Orange D Steffey Jr Nose Gunner : Sgt Charles D Duchac Tail Gunner :

Crew members FO Edwin A Scheiderlein Navigator and Sgt Frederick T Cleveland Armorer are missing from this photograph

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  • 493rd Bomb Group

    493rd Bomb Group

    Group
    The 493rd Bomb Group was the last Eighth Air Force Group to become operational, flying their first combat mission from Debach, Suffolk, on D-Day, 6 June 1944. The Group was known as "the Fighting 493rd", named by their Commanding Officer Colonel Elbert...

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  • Debach

    Military site : airfield
    Debach was one of the last Eighth Air Force heavy bomber bases to be completed. It was built by the 820th Engineer Battalion (Aviation) between late '43 and early '44. Pronounced locally as 'Deb-idge', the base was built to a class A standard with...

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Date Contributor Update
30 April 2018 14:30:30 Jeff Coleman Changes to place associations
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Jeff Coleman

Date Contributor Update
30 April 2018 13:47:31 Jeff Coleman Changes to unit associations
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Jeff Coleman

Date Contributor Update
30 April 2018 12:23:00 Jeff Coleman Created entry with caption and person associations
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Jeff Coleman/Darren Jelley

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