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Lt Tauer's Crew, 445th Bomb Group, 8th Air Force, WWII

Front Row (l-r):
1) Pilot , Lt. Otto S. Tauer, Washburn, ND ("Skipper")
2) DR Navigator, Lt Bob Conrad, Sunbury, PA ("Gimper")
3) Co-Pilot, Lt. Phil Goldfarb, New York, NY ("Toggle")
4) M Navigator, Lt. Bob Livingstone, Schenectady, NY ("Livy")
5) Bombardier, Lt. Abner Musser, Quarryville, PA ("Mate")
6) P Navigator, Lt. Harold L Clark, Saratoga Springs, NY ("Head")

Back row (l-r)
7) Radio Operator, Sgt Maurice E Guerriero, Madison, NJ ("Pappa")
8) Top Turrent Gunner, Sgt Tony Hmura, Worcester, Mass ("Casanova")
9) Waist Gunner, Sgt Schultz ("Dutch")
10) Tail Gunner, Sgt Bill Trollinger, Washington, DC ("Bill")
11) Waist Gunner, Sgt Jack Wikoff, Tulsa, OK ("Jack")
12) Engineer, Sgt Bob H. Eisenberg, Rochester, NY ("Ike")



  • 445th Bomb Group

    445th Bomb Group

    The 445th Bomb Group flew B-24 Liberators from Tibenham, Norfolk. The crews' first mission was bombing U-boat installations at Kiel on 13 December 1943. The Group continued to hit strategic targets in Germany, including the aircraft components factory...

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Date Contributor Update
11 July 2020 00:06:57 tconrad Changes to unit associations and person associations

from Dad's pic

Date Contributor Update
10 July 2020 22:55:47 tconrad Created entry with caption and person associations

From Dad's pix