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Henry H. Wilson Crew
95th BG - 334th BS

Standing Left to right: Charles J. Prince (CP), Robert L. Sullivan (N), Earl J. Broxup (B), Henry H. Wilson (P)

Kneeling Left to right: Aruther W. Wardell (LWG), Joseph R. Medziharsky (RWG), Donald A Cowdery (RO), Henry M. Kerestes (FE), Michael Semerski (BTG), Harold K. Trouse (TG)

Connections

Units

  • 95th Bomb Group

    95th Bomb Group

    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...

  • 334th Bomb Squadron

People

  • Earl Broxup

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Bombardier
    Shot down by fighters and crashed near Nordhorn on a mission to Brunswick on 10 Feb 1944 in B-17G #42-97447. Prisoner of War (POW). POW

  • Donald Cowdery

    Military | Technical Sergeant (2nd Grade) | Radio Operator
    Shot down by fighters and crashed near Nordhorn on a mission to Brunswick on 10 Feb 1944 in B-17G #42-97447. Killed in Action (KIA).

  • Henry Kerestes

    Military | Technical Sergeant (2nd Grade) | Flight Engineer
    Shot down by fighters and crashed near Nordhorn on a mission to Brunswick on 10 Feb 1944 in B-17G #42-97447. Killed in Action (KIA).

  • Joseph Medzihrasky

    Military | Staff Sergeant (Technician Third Grade) | Waist Gunner
    Shortened his last name to "Medzi" after the war.

  • Charles Prince

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Co-Pilot
    Shot down by fighters and crashed near Nordhorn on a mission to Brunswick on 10 Feb 1944 in B-17G #42-97447. Prisoner of War (POW). POW

  • Michael Semerski

    Military | Staff Sergeant (Technician Third Grade) | Ball Turret Gunner
    Shot down by fighters and crashed near Nordhorn on a mission to Brunswick on 10 Feb 1944 in B-17G #42-97447. Killed in Action (KIA).

  • Robert Sullivan

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Navigator
    Shot down by fighters and crashed near Nordhorn on a mission to Brunswick on 10 Feb 1944 in B-17G #42-97447. Prisoner of War (POW). POW

  • Harold Trouse

    Military | Staff Sergeant (Technician Third Grade) | Tail Gunner
    Shot down by fighters and crashed near Nordhorn on a mission to Brunswick on 10 Feb 1944 in B-17G #42-97447. Killed in Action (KIA).

  • Arthur Wardell

    Military | Staff Sergeant (Technician Third Grade) | Left Waist Gunner
    Shot down by fighters and crashed near Nordhorn on a mission to Brunswick on 10 Feb 1944 in B-17G #42-97447. Killed in Action (KIA).

  • Henry Wilson

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Pilot
    Shot down by fighters and crashed near Nordhorn on a mission to Brunswick on 10 Feb 1944 in B-17G #42-97447. Killed in Action (KIA).

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
09 August 2020 23:56:45 466thHistorian Created entry with collection, caption, unit associations and person associations
Sources

https://95thbg.mmsw.eu/crew/488

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