391st BOMB GROUP
SENIOR OFFICERS
(1944)
GROUP
COMMANDING OFFICER: COL. GERALD E. WILLIAMS
DEPUTY COMMANDING OFFICER: LT. COL. JOHN S. SAMUEL
OPERATIONS OFFICER: LT. COL. ERNEST N. LJUNGGREN
EXECUTIVE OFFICER: LT. COL. DAVID S. BLACKWELL
STATION COMMANDING OFFICER: MAJOR JOHN DILLINGER
572nd SQUADRON
COMMANDING OFFICER: LT. COL. FLOYD B. MILLER
OPERATIONS OFFICER: LT. COL. JOE E. EARLL, JR.
573rd SQUADRON
COMMANDING OFFICER: MAJOR JOSEPH E. DOOLEY, JR.
OPERATIONS OFFICER: MAJOR LAMAR SELLERS
574th SQUADRON
COMMANDING OFFICER: MAJ./LT. COL. DONALD K. BRANDON
OPERATIONS OFFICER: CAPT./MAJ. LAWRENCE F. LOESCH*
575th SQUADRON
COMMANDING OFFICER: LT. COL. GEORGE W. STALNAKER**
OPERATIONS OFFICER: MAJOR H. D. GUBNER

* Loesch became CO with Salmon as Ops Officer after Col. Brandon was killed.

** Ljunggren became CO when Col. Stalnaker was shot down.