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Lead Crew Of Bombing Mission To Berlin, Germany Pose Beside A Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress. 359th Bomb Squadron, 303rd Bomb Group, England. 7 May 1944.

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  • 303rd Bomb Group

    303rd Bomb Group

    Group
    The 303rd Bombardment Group (Heavy) was activated on 3-Feb-1942 at Pendleton Field, Oregon. They assembled at Gowen Field, Idaho on 11-February 1942 where it conducted flight training until 12-Jun-1942. The Group then moved to Alamogordo Field, New...

  • 359th Bomb Squadron

People

  • Donald Bumgarner

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Engineer
    Assigned to 359BS, 303BG, 8AF USAAF. 31 x combat missions. ETD Awards: DFC, AM (3OLC), WWII Victory, EAME (2 x Battle Stars).

  • William Chraniuk

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Ball Turret Gunner
    Assigned to 359BS, 303BG, 8AF USAAF. 33 x combat missions. ETD Awards: DFC, AM (3OLC), WWII Victory, EAME (2 x Battle Stars).

  • Richard Cole

    Military | Colonel | Squadron Commander
    Assigned to 359BS, 303BG, 8AF USAAF. 44 x missions. ...

  • Frank Cueto

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Waist Gunner
    Assigned to 359BS, 303BG, 8AF USAAF. Goolsby crew. 30 x combat missions. ETD Awards: AM (OLC), WWII Victory, EAME.

  • Victor Gorecki

    Military | First Lieutenant | Co-Pilot
    Assigned to 359BS, 303BG, 8AF USAAF. Moncur crew. ETD Awards: AM, WWII Victory, EAME.

  • Chester Greenhalgh

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Waist Gunner
    Assigned to 359BS, 306BG, 8AF USAAF. 34 x combat missions. ETD Awards: DFC, AM (3OLC), WWII Victory, EAME (2 x Battle Stars).

  • William Hoover

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Bombardier
    Assigned to 359BS, 303BG, 8AF USAAF. Signed up for second tour. 44 x missions. End Tour Duty (ETD). Awards: WWII Victory, EAME.

  • Thomas Quinn

    Military | Lieutenant Colonel | Pilot
    Assigned to 359BS, 303BG, 8AF USAAF. Flew 35 sorties between 16-Sep-43 to 22-May-44. ETD Awards: DFC, AM (3OLC), PH, WWII Victory, EAME.

  • George Schoner

    Military | First Lieutenant | Navigator
    Assigned to 359BS, 306BG, 8AF USAAF. 29 x combat missions. ETD Awards: DFC, AM (3OLC), WWII Victory, EAME (2 x Battle Stars).

  • William Strobel

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Tail Gunner

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
13 May 2022 07:09:50 Emily Created entry with caption, unit associations and person associations
Sources

Us Air Force Official photo from Fold 3

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