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Top Row: S/Sgt L/J Nitti, S/Sgt R.H. Lippert, S/Sgt H.D. Baugh, TSgt J.C. Depena, S/Sgt D. Minkon
Bottom Row: 1st Lt Robert L. Sprout, 1st Lt Reggie L. Hamond not available for this photo F/O Roach who was hospitalized after their last mission

Caption can be found at https://www.americanairmuseum.com/media/38564

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Units

  • 92nd Bomb Group Fame's Favoured Few

    92nd Bomb Group Fame's Favoured Few

    Group
    The 92nd Group sometime after arrivial in the UK converted to the role of in-theater combat crew indocrination and training. For this role, the Group traded its B-17F complement and obtained the B-17E, mostly from the 97th BG which was departing for...

  • 326th Bomb Squadron

People

  • Harry Baugh

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Gunner
    Assigned to 326BS, 92BG, 8AF USAAF. Reg Hammond crew. ETD Awards: AM, WWII Victory, EAME.

  • Joel de Pena

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Flight engineer
    Assigned to 326BS, 92BG, 8AF USAAF. Reg Hammond crew. ETD Awards: AM, WWII Victory, EAME.

  • Reginald Hammond

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot
    Assigned to 326BS, 92BG, 8AF USAAF. 35 x missions. Hit trees on Sidown Hill in B-17 44-8436 and crashed. 5-May-45. Killed in Action (KIA) Awards: DFC, AM(OLC), PH.

  • Daniel Minkon

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Gunner
    Assigned to 326BS, 92BG, 8AF USAAF. 33 x missions. Hit trees on Sidown Hill in B-17 44-8436 and crashed. 5-May-45. Killed in Action (KIA) Awards: PH.

  • Leonard Nitti

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Radio Operator
    Assigned to 326BS, 92BG, 8AF USAAF. 30 x missions. Hit trees on Sidown Hill in B-17 44-8436 and crashed. Sole survivor from crash. 5-May-45. Returned to Duty (RTD) Awards: AM, PH, WWII Victory, EAME.

  • Robert Sprout

    Military | First Lieutenant | Co-Pilot
    Assigned to 326BS, 92BG, 8AF USAAF. 33 x missions. Hit trees on Sidown Hill in B-17 44-8436 and crashed. 5-May-45. Killed in Action (KIA) Awards: AM (3OLC), PH.

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
23 May 2019 19:03:27 RandySprout Created entry with caption
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