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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)



  • 95th Bomb Group

    95th Bomb Group

    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...

  • 336th Bomb Squadron


  • Billy Decherniss

    Military | Lieutenant Colonel | Radar Navigator
    Retired from the USAF with the rank of Lt. Colonel

  • Billy Ferguson

    Military | Technical Sergeant (2nd Grade) | Flight Engineer

  • Donald Flygstad

    Military | First Lieutenant | Navigator

  • Gene Grime

    Military | Technical Sergeant (2nd Grade) | Radio Operator

  • Benjamin Hathaway

    Military | First Lieutenant | Bombardier

  • Millard McGowan

    Military | Staff Sergeant (Technician Third Grade) | Tail Gunner/Waist Gunner

  • Jammie Philpott

    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. ...


  • Horham

    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....


Date Contributor Update
20 July 2020 17:48:09 466thHistorian Created entry with collection, caption, unit associations, person associations and place associations