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Back L-R: Robert L Poss, Wendell R Weatherley, Salvatore P Palandino, Carl W Short.

Front L-R: Max E Kirby, Calvin S Hallman, H B Tomkin, Leonard V Penny, Henry H Hill.

Connections

Units

  • 401st Bomb Group

    401st Bomb Group

    Group
    The 401st Bomb Group flew B-17 Flying Fortresses from Deenethorpe, Northamptonshire, from November 1943 to June 1945. Starting their missions at that time meant the focus was very much on the coming invasion attempt of France planned for the following...

  • 614th Bomb Squadron

People

  • Calvin Hallman

    Military | Sergeant | Waist Gunner
    Assigned to 614BS, 401BG, 8AF USAAF. Carl Short crew. Last 5 missions of ETO. Awards: AM, WWII Victory, EAME.

  • Henry Hill

    Military | Sergeant | Ball turret gunner
    Assigned to 614BS, 401BG, 8AF USAAF. Carl Short crew. Last 5 combat missions of ETO. Awards: AM, WWII Victory, EAME.

  • Max Kirby

    Military | Sergeant | Engineer
    Assigned to 614BS, 401BG, 8AF USAAF. 6 x combat missions. Carl Short crew. ...

  • Salvatore Paladino

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Bombardier
    Assigned to 614BS, 401BG, 8AF USAAF. Carl Short crew. Last 5 combat missions of ETO. Awards: AM, WWII Victory, EAME.

  • Leonard Penny

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Radio Operator
    Assigned to 614BS, 401BG, 8AF USAAF. Carl Short crew. Last 5 combat missions of ETO. Awards: AM, BS (OLC), WWII Victory, EAME.

  • Robert Poss

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Navigator
    Assigned to 614BS, 401BG, 8AF USAAF. Awards: AM, WWII Victory, EAME.

  • Carl Short

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Pilot
    Assigned to 614BS, 401BG, 8AF USAAF. Last 5 missions of ETO. Awards: AM, WWII Victory, EAME.

  • H Tomkin

    Military | Sergeant | Tail Gunner
    Assigned to 614BS, 401BG, 8AF USAAF. Completed 5 x combat missions. Carl Short crew. Awards: AM, WWII Victory, EAME.

  • Wendel Weatherly

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Co-pilot
    Assigned to 614BS, 401BG, 8AF USAAF. Carl Short crew. Last 5 missions of ETO. Awards: AM, WWII Victory, EAME.

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
19 October 2021 21:21:57 Al_Skiff Created entry with caption, unit associations and person associations
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