• 30 May 1944
  • Mission #96
  • Target: Rotenburg A/F

This airfield near Bremen was briefed between 0345-0500 hours for (26) aircrews. Lieutenants Jackson and Rodriquez of the 576th and 579th Squadron were assigned as Lead Bombardiers. At 0735, all (26) ships took off and bombed the target with excellent results, releasing a total of (300) 500# GP bombs. No enemy aircraft were encountered, but flak was meager to moderate causing some damage to (3) aircraft. No casualties were suffered and all ships returned safely by 1400 hours.

CREW LOADING LIST - MISSION #9

30 May 1944 576th Sqdn.
A/C 916
CA Lowell, C.L. Capt.
P Neff, C.L. Capt.
CP Simpson, H.L. 1st Lt.
NT McShane, W.F. 1st Lt.
N Smith, C.W. 1st Lt.
B Jackson, G.J. 1st Lt.
E Benham, C.E. T/Sgt.
R Kauffman, T.H. T/Sgt.
RW Pennington, E.B. S/Sgt.
LW Scott, R.J. Sgt.
BT Mackie, R.A. Sgt.
TG Ware, J.W. S/Sgt.
30 May 1944 576th Sqdn.
A/C 027
P Jones, G.E. 1st Lt.
CP Faas, J.E. 2nd Lt.
N Morris, J.C. 1st Lt.
B Thomas, H.E. 2nd Lt.
E Bodoh, A.E. T/Sgt.
R McAdams, R.E. T/Sgt.
RW Marvin, H.E. S/Sgt.
LW Lane, T. S/Sgt.
BT Surber, W.C. S/Sgt.
TG Rossi, V.H. S/Sgt.
30 May 1944 576th Sqdn.
A/C 097
P Peifer, K.W. 2nd Lt.
CP Nielsen, P.H. 2nd Lt.
N Coe, J.D. 2nd Lt.
B Ott, C.A. 2nd Lt.
E Thornborrow, R.R. S/Sgt.
R Fitzmorris, T.L. S/Sgt.
RW Parrish, J.I. Sgt.
LW Nichols, L.E. Sgt.
BT Sherman, I.G. Sgt.
TG Calvitt, J.L. Sgt.
30 May 1944 576th Sqdn.
A/C 670
P Filkel, O.H. 1st Lt.
CP Hurd, J.S. 1st Lt.
N Tyson, E.E. 2nd Lt.
B Tudor, J.R. 1st Lt.
NG Wimberly, W.G. S/Sgt.
E Blevins, R.E. T/Sgt.
R Smith, R.C. T/Sgt.
RW Farmwalt, W.H. Pvt.
LW Kirkpatrick, H.K. S/Sgt.
BT Jarrett, C.W. S/Sgt.
TG Hoover, A.L. S/Sgt.
30 May 1944 576th Sqdn.
A/C 131
P Wittel, E.F. 1st Lt.
CP Marsters, W.R. 2nd Lt.
N Waldo, L.C. 2nd Lt.
B Wear, H.E. 2nd Lt.
E Cannada, V.P. T/Sgt.
R Jeffcoat, C.M. T/Sgt.
RW Prost, B.J. S/Sgt.
LW Williams, R.F. S/Sgt.
BT Lancaster, P.M. S/Sgt.
TG Roti, D.A. S/Sgt.
30 May 1944 576th Sqdn.
A/C 031
P Hofmann, H.W. 2nd Lt.
CP Gorton, C.E. 2nd Lt.
N Randall, J.A. 2nd Lt.
B Wise, D.C. 2nd Lt.
E Boney, R.E. S/Sgt.
R McNutt, W.H. Sgt.
RW Dopson, V.H. Sgt.
LW Kamacho, J.A. Sgt.
BT Sanders, O.B. Sgt.
TG Goo, R.F. Sgt.
30 May 1944 576th Sqdn.
A/C 511
P Ellison, B.M. 1st Lt.
CP Jewett, G.A. 1st Lt.
N Tooman, H.K. 2nd Lt.
B Supp, J.W. 2nd Lt.
E Samples, H.F. T/Sgt.
R Conley, J.M. S/Sgt.
RW Picking, H.E. S/Sgt.
LW Tupper, J.A. S/Sgt.
BT Asseln, E.O. Sgt.
TG Anderson, C.S. S/Sgt.
30 May 1944 577th Sqdn.
A/C 027
P Whittemore, W.T. 1st Lt.
CP Ackerman, J.M. 2nd Lt.
N Rich, C.B. 2nd Lt.
B Issenberg, M. 2nd Lt.
E Peterson, C.L. S/Sgt.
R Ammon, R.H. S/Sgt.
RW Lampe, M. S/Sgt.
LW Altemus, C.V. Sgt.
BT Tremlett, R.S. S/Sgt.
TG Holder, O.E. Sgt.
30 May 1944 577th Sqdn.
A/C 096
P Pierson, L.R. 2nd Lt.
CP Hart, H.E. 2nd Lt.
N Dunham, K.E. 2nd Lt.
NG Freeman, J.B. S/Sgt.
E Hartline, J.B. S/Sgt.
R Dawson, J.C. S/Sgt.
RW Cyran, T.J. Sgt.
LW DelSol, E.J. Sgt.
BT Gover, G.W. Cpl.
TG Vandeventer, L.V. Pfc.
30 May 1944 577th Sqdn.
A/C 040
P Pierce, W.R. F/O
CP Brizendine, T.O. 2nd Lt.
N Putziger, S. 2nd Lt.
NG Davis, E.T. Pvt.
E Stand, A.J. S/Sgt.
R Rankin, R.P. S/Sgt.
RW Cooperman, G.F. Pfc.
LW Patton, L. Pvt.
BT Apter, A. Pvt.
TG Carrabba, C. Sgt.
30 May 1944 577th Sqdn.
A/C 287 (no mission credit)
P Larsen, N.R. 2nd Lt.
CP Stratton, C.R. 2nd Lt.
N O'Neill, T.J. 2nd Lt.
B Hiller, T.B. 2nd Lt.
E Robinson, W.F. S/Sgt.
R Fox, H.H. T/Sgt.
RW Whitt, C.G. Sgt.
LW Cristofaro, G.J. Sgt.
BT Barker, D.G. Sgt.
TG Prazak, S.J. S/Sgt.
30 May 1944 577th Sqdn.
A/C 961
P Bradford, M.A. 1st Lt.
CP Holben, W.P. 2nd Lt.
N Maxfield, W.P. 2nd Lt.
NG Potasiewicz, J.F. Pvt.
E Chapman, K.W. T/Sgt.
R O'Brien, W.W. T/Sgt.
RW Reausaw, F.M. S/Sgt.
LW Macklin, C.D. T/Sgt.
BT Wakelee, D.L. S/Sgt.
TG Yanora, M.R. S/Sgt.
30 May 1944 577th Sqdn.
A/C 649
P Belitz, H.G. 1st Lt.
CP Cook, L.B. 2nd Lt.
N Schofield, D.J. 2nd Lt.
B - -
E Sekul, J.G. S/Sgt.
R Mulhern, R.T. S/Sgt.
RW Vineall, B.H. Sgt.
LW Smith, W.H. Sgt.
BT Peters, H.J. Sgt.
TG Walz, H.R. Sgt.
30 May 1944 578th Sqdn.
A/C 896
P Stroble, W.A. 1st Lt.
CP Slafka, C.M. 2nd Lt.
N Daniels, A.S. 2nd Lt.
B Haukom, C.B. S/Sgt.
E Vassey, E.E. T/Sgt.
R Bull, F.L. S/Sgt.
RW Spika, C.J. S/Sgt.
LW Vickery, P.C. S/Sgt.
BT Brent, L.H. S/Sgt.
TG Vetrano, A. S/Sgt.
30 May 1944 578th Sqdn.
A/C 041
P Henderson, P.B. 2nd Lt.
CP Stull, R.B. 2nd Lt.
N Allen, H.W. 1st Lt.
B Williamson, R.D. 2nd Lt.
E Thompson, A.W. S/Sgt.
R Burns, P.J. S/Sgt.
RW Smith, G.R. Sgt.
LW Vantine, J.E. Sgt.
BT Ivey, E.H. Jr. Sgt.
TG Howell, J.L. Sgt.
30 May 1944 578th Sqdn.
A/C 002
P McCarthy, C.G. 1st Lt.
CP Buchanan, R.P. 1st Lt.
N McSweeney, J.D. 2nd Lt.
B Hardy, E.C. S/Sgt.
E Kottke, A.H. T/Sgt.
R Begley, J.F. T/Sgt.
RW Morris, J.A. S/Sgt.
LW White, T. S/Sgt.
BT Harris, J.N. S/Sgt.
TG Eckert, J.A. S/Sgt.
30 May 1944 578th Sqdn.
A/C 295
P Smith, W.C. 2nd Lt.
CP Wilson, E.R. 2nd Lt.
N McMahon, E.J. F/O
B Jackson, C.R. 2nd Lt.
E Seaton, K.L. S/Sgt.
R Kostrewski, G.T. S/Sgt.
RW McRight, W.O. Sgt.
LW Garcia, P.J. Sgt.
BT Humphreys, E.E. Sgt.
TG VanVliet, P. Sgt.
30 May 1944 578th Sqdn.
A/C 338
P Zweig, L.E. 1st Lt.
CP Burge, H.L. 2nd Lt.
N Quail, J.L. 2nd Lt.
B Bruce, J.C. 2nd Lt.
E Baxter, O. Jr. S/Sgt.
R Callahan, C.J. S/Sgt.
RW Strally, S.R. S/Sgt.
LW Jessen, M.M. Sgt.
BT Shinske, J.C. Sgt.
TG Smith, L.F. Sgt.
30 May 1944 578th Sqdn.
A/C 764
P Kohl, W.F. 2nd Lt.
CP Shultz, G.R. 2nd Lt.
N Foote, B.F. Jr. 2nd Lt.
B Kerley, A.D. 2nd Lt.
E Higdon, R.E. S/Sgt.
R Scales, R.R. S/Sgt.
RW Agalsoff, D.N. Sgt.
LW Ehring, E.O. Sgt.
BT Peters, J.M. Sgt.
TG Intardonato, S.J. Sgt.
30 May 1944 578th Sqdn.
A/C 966
P Roberts, A.M. 2nd Lt.
CP Houtz, G.B. 2nd Lt.
N Prentice, C.L. 2nd Lt.
B Hart, D.R. 2nd Lt.
E Rojas, Y. S/Sgt.
R Lippert, K.A. S/Sgt.
RW Blaise, E.W. Sgt.
LW Whittington, R.W. T/Sgt.
BT Collins, R.R. S/Sgt.
TG Pryor, M.L. Sgt.
30 May 1944 579th Sqdn.
A/C 448
P Thomas, J.F. 2nd Lt.
CP Whitford, D. 2nd Lt.
N McFarlin, J.F. F/O
B Hyre, G.R. F/O
E Nicolson, A. S/Sgt.
R Haywood, H.F. S/Sgt.
RW Powers, R.J. Sgt.
LW McEvoy, P.S. Sgt.
BT Eller, M. Sgt.
TG O'Neill, W.P. Sgt.
30 May 1944 579th Sqdn.
A/C 608
CA Holloman, C.C. Capt.
P Brunn, W.S. 1st Lt.
CP Reinbold, H.L. F/O
N Griffith, R.C. 2nd Lt.
B Coyle, J.D. 2nd Lt.
B Rodriguez, J.B. 1st Lt.
E Harris, W.T. S/Sgt.
R Adams, R.V. T/Sgt.
RW Hassett, T.R. T/Sgt.
LW Hair, J.H. S/Sgt.
BT Goric, R.D. S/Sgt.
TG Fund, E.J. S/Sgt.
30 May 1944 579th Sqdn.
A/C 897
P McMillan, H.L. 2nd Lt.
CP Guckert, D.J. 2nd Lt.
N Jennings, C.H. 2nd Lt.
B Gallagher, J.R. 2nd Lt.
E Hill, T.H. S/Sgt.
R Lindberg, W.G. S/Sgt.
RW Hardy, R.W. Sgt.
LW Gray, G.W. Sgt.
BT Dodge, F.V. Sgt.
TG Wiersma, S.A. Sgt.
30 May 1944 579th Sqdn.
A/C 789
P Darnell, J.F. Jr. 1st Lt.
CP Slagle, E.E. 1st Lt.
N Stasney, A.J. 1st Lt.
B Lory, R.C. 1st Lt.
E Hixon, R.D. T/Sgt.
R Mandel, R.F. T/Sgt.
RW Rego, M.A. S/Sgt.
LW Sundo, J.R. S/Sgt.
BT Courtney, E.J. S/Sgt.
TG Whitlock, G.E. Pvt.
30 May 1944 579th Sqdn.
A/C 229
P Leghorn, A.F. 2nd Lt.
CP Floyd, R.B. 2nd Lt.
N Seymer, R.F. 2nd Lt.
B Rothman, M. F/O
E Powell, W.A. S/Sgt.
R Pattison, W.G. S/Sgt.
RW Squires, R. Sgt.
LW Huskey, C.O. Sgt.
BT Brown, L.F. Sgt.
TG Lanier, J.E. Sgt.
30 May 1944 579th Sqdn.
A/C 544
P Gann, D.L. 1st Lt.
CP Dick, W.C. 2nd Lt.
N Spensley, R.E. 2nd Lt.
B Cunniff, V.L. 2nd Lt.
E Shrader, C. T/Sgt.
R Carroll, J.T. T/Sgt.
RW Anderson, A.R. S/Sgt.
LW Puchir, J. S/Sgt.
BT Reynolds, R.L. S/Sgt.
TG Sinclair, R.E. S/Sgt.