CREW LISTING

HQS & UNKNOWN BOMB SQUADRON

ROLE: PILOT

INDIVIDUAL & NON-INDIVIDUAL CREW MEMBERS


Assigned
Squadron Crew Year Month Role Name Rank Serial
HQS/UNK391104449PAckland, Gordon G.1/Lt.O793035
SOURCE: SO-266, Par. 5; HQ, 70th Replacement Depot - Assignment of crews to various Bomb Groups. 22 Sep 1944
NOTES: As per the order, this tentative crew was assigned to the group on 22 September 1944. The crew loading lists show this crew was split up and flew with various other crews. Most were assigned to the 574th Bomb Squadron, except for Kennedy and Bruce who were assigned to the 573rd.
HQS/UNK391001444PAnderson, Clyde L.Capt.O437183
SOURCE: SO-98, AAF STA AAF-236, Par. 3. 10 Apr 1944
NOTES:
HQS/UNK39100044PBarger, Thomas J.Capt.O906505
SOURCE: SO-1, 9th Bombardment Div, Par. 4. 25 Sep 1944
NOTES: The source order lists aircrew personnel for return to the ZI. Barger is shown on the taxi sheet for Mission #4.
HQS/UNK391000PBlank?UNK5020
SOURCE: Name appears on taxi sheets for various missions. 25 Feb 1944
NOTES: Surname appears as Pilot in one or more Taxi Sheets.
HQS/UNK39100244PConverse, Charles F., Jr.2/Lt.O747750
SOURCE: Special Orders No. 37, Par. 10; HQ, Hunter Field, GA 6 Feb 1944
NOTES: Wallin and Teague are not listed on the referenced order. Their names and serial numbers come from SO-23 Hqs Lake Charles AAF 23 Jan 44 Par 1. The tail number of the aircraft ferried over comes from SO-37 Hqs 3rd AF Staging Wing Hunter Field, 02/06/44.
HQS/UNK391105449PDent, Herbert W., Jr.1/Lt.O793079
SOURCE: SO-266, Par. 5; HQ, 70th Replacement Depot - Assignment of crews to various Bomb Groups. 22 Sep 1944
NOTES: As per the order, this tentative crew was assigned to the group on 22 September 1944. The crew loading lists show this crew was split up and flew with various other crews. Most were assigned to the 573rd Bomb Squadron, except for Wegenek, Gould, and Harvey who were assigned to the 572nd.
HQS/UNK39100044PElder, Robert F.1/Lt.O749893
SOURCE: SO-1, 9th Bombardment Div, Par. 4. 25 Sep 1944
NOTES: The source order lists aircrew personnel for return to the ZI.
HQS/UNK391102447PHomsey, James J.UNK103
SOURCE: Accident Report, 41-31751. 24 Jul 1944
NOTES: Botsford and Kolar were killed when 41-31751 made a belly landing after engine failure 2 miles short of the runway at Lake Charles AAFB, LA. Their roles are a guess.
HQS/UNK3910004310PMacVay, John N.Capt.UNK5107
SOURCE: 575BS History - Reel A0644 21 Jan 1943
NOTES: 575BS History (Reel A0644 page 1224) states that he and his crew had returned from combat and were assigned to the group in October 1943.
HQS/UNK3910004310PShevelson, JosephCapt.UNK5108
SOURCE: 575BS History - Reel A0644 21 Jan 1943
NOTES: 575BS History (Reel A0644 page 1224) states that he and his crew had returned from combat and were assigned to the group in October 1943.
HQS/UNK391108449PWerner, John C.2/Lt.O781478
SOURCE: SO-266, Par. 5; HQ, 70th Replacement Depot - Assignment of crews to various Bomb Groups. 22 Sep 1944
NOTES: As per the order, this tentative crew was assigned to the group on 22 September 1944. The crew loading lists show this crew was split up and flew with various other crews in various squadrons.
HQS/UNK391107449PWestbrook, Harold B.2/Lt.O676844
SOURCE: SO-266, Par. 5; HQ, 70th Replacement Depot - Assignment of crews to various Bomb Groups. 22 Sep 1944
NOTES: As per the order, this tentative crew was assigned to the group on 22 September 1944. The crew loading lists show this crew was split up and flew with various other crews. Most were assigned to the 575th Bomb Squadron, except for Parker and Saltikoff who were assigned to the 573rd.
HQS/UNK39100043PWilliams, Gerald E.Col.O18604
SOURCE: 391BG Mission Records: Medal Awards and Crew Loading Lists. 15 Feb 1943
NOTES: The 391st Bomb Group's first Commanding Officer. Strangely, although referred to elsewhere, Colonel Williams was not listed in the crew lists of the original website.
HQS/UNK391106449PWinegar, Dan P.2/Lt.O768360
SOURCE: SO-266, Par. 5; HQ, 70th Replacement Depot - Assignment of crews to various Bomb Groups. 22 Sep 1944
NOTES: As per the order, this tentative crew was assigned to the group on 22 September 1944. The crew loading lists show this crew was split up and flew with various other crews in various squadrons. Winegar became the co-pilot of Cox’s crew who later were assigned to the 1st Pathfinder Squadron. Winegar and the rest of Cox’s crew were all KIA whilst leading the 322nd Bomb Group on 23 December 1944.