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8th Air Corp., 390th Bomb Group, 571 Squadron - 1943-45 "Cabin In The Sky" crew: Leonard B. Welton Jr. (pilot), Lt. Meyer Rothchild (B), Lt. Walter H. Weinberg (CP), Lt. James C. Smith, Sgt. Robert A. Kelly, T. Sgt. Denzel D. Martin (Engineer/Top Turrent Gunner) back row right end, Sgt. John W. Cox, Sgt. Blair L. Weamer, Sgt. Stanley F. Ostrowski.



  • 390th Bomb Group

    390th Bomb Group

    The 390th Bomb Group flew B-17 Flying Fortresses from Framlingham, Suffolk, between July 1943 and the end of the war in Europe. The Group was engaged in strategic missions until the invasion of Europe when its role became more of a tactical one. This...


  • John Cox

    Crew Number 94

  • Robert Kelly

    Crew Number 94

  • Denzel Martin

    Military | Technical Sergeant (2nd Grade) | Engineer/Top Turrent Gunner
    Crew Number 94 Denzel Dale Martin was born 17 Jan 1914 in Cassville, West Virginia. He was the 4th son of Oliver H. Martin b. 9 July1860 and Lula E. Turner b. Feb 1883 and the great grandson of Col. John Fairfax 104th Va. Regiment 1814. After WWII...

  • Stanley Ostrowski

    Crew Number 94

  • Meyer Rothchild

    Military | Ground Echelon
    Crew Number 32

  • James Smith

    Crew Number 94

  • Blair Weamer

    Crew Number 94

  • Walter Weinberg

    Crew Number 94

  • Leonard Welton

    Crew Number 94


  • 766

    28 December 1944

  • 769

    29 December 1944

  • 770

    30 December 1944

  • 783

    6 January 1945

  • 789

    10 January 1945

  • 792

    14 January 1945

  • 798

    17 January 1945

  • 809

    28 January 1945

  • 811

    29 January 1945

  • Fighter Sweep

    2 February 1945
    352nd Fighter Group dispatched 24 P-51 Mustangs on a sweep over the Koblenz Area, 22 aircraft were effective.

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Date Contributor Update
20 December 2020 18:16:32 Kathy Martin Brown Changes to caption

Change to crew picture caption.

Date Contributor Update
19 December 2020 19:41:36 Kathy Martin Brown Changes to mission associations


Date Contributor Update
13 December 2020 10:14:11 general ira snapsorter Changes to aircraft associations and mission associations

Removed associations not depicted in the image. Associations made in person record of Denzel D. Martin.

Date Contributor Update
12 December 2020 18:11:37 Kathy Martin Brown Created entry with collection, caption, unit associations, person associations, aircraft associations and mission associations

Please correct first name to "Denzel" instead of Daniel. Correction has been made on