Jammie Philpott Crew
95th BG - 336th BS
This crew became the Halcott B. Thomas Crew after about 15 missions.
Standing Left to Right: Jammie M. Phipott (P), Benjamin F. Hathaway (B), Billy P. Decherniss (RN), Donald B. Flygstad (N)
Kneeling Left to right: Frew W. Miller (WG), Billy C. Ferguson (FE), Gene C. Grime (R/O), Millard E. McGowan (TG)
The 95th Bomb Group was the only Eighth Air Force Group to be awarded three Distinguished Unit Citations. The first, shared by all four Bomb Wing Groups, was for the bombing of an aircraft factory under intense enemy fire at Regensburg on 17 August...
Military | Lieutenant Colonel | Radar Navigator
Retired from the USAF with the rank of Lt. Colonel
Military | Technical Sergeant (2nd Grade) | Flight Engineer
Military | First Lieutenant | Navigator
Military | Technical Sergeant (2nd Grade) | Radio Operator
Military | First Lieutenant | Bombardier
Military | Staff Sergeant (Technician Third Grade) | Tail Gunner/Waist Gunner
Military | Captain | Pilot
Lieutenant General Jammie M. Philpott was vice commander in chief, U.S. Air Forces in Europe, with headquarters at Lindsey Air Station, Wiesbaden, Germany.
Military site : airfield
Horham airfield was planned and built for RAF use, but handed over to the Eighth Air Force and used initially by the 47th Bomb Group. When they joined the Twelfth Air Force in January 1943, it became home to the B-26 Marauders of the 323rd Bomb Group....