• 13 August 1944
  • Mission #152
  • Target: Pont-Aude-Mer

Briefing for (36) crews was held between 0315-0415 and at 0740 the Group aircraft commenced take-offs. All (36) ships went over the target releasing (1797) 100# bombs through heavy cloud conditions with results unobserved. Fighters were not encountered but flak was such as to cause wide spread damage to (15) aircraft. The mission recovered safely at Wendling around 1245.

CREW LOADING LIST - MISSION #152

13 Aug 1944 576th Sqdn.
A/C 409
P Sincock, W.R. 1st Lt.
CP Johnston, N.F. 2nd Lt.
N Balides, T. 2nd Lt.
B Williams, A.R. 2nd Lt.
E Swisher, W.O. T/Sgt.
R Slechta, M.T. S/Sgt.
RW Domme, E.J. Sgt.
LW Peth, P.J. Sgt.
BT Manshack, B.R. S/Sgt.
TG Eichel, A.O. Cpl.
13 Aug 1944 576th Sqdn.
A/C 031
P Demers, J.R. 1st Lt.
CP Sylvester, H. 2nd Lt.
N Neisloss, S.L. 2nd Lt.
B Costa, J.A. 1st Lt.
B Adamson, J.C. 2nd Lt.
E Bell, E.M. T/Sgt.
R Galea, J.H.D. T/Sgt.
RW Baer, D.J. S/Sgt.
LW Allen, W.J. S/Sgt.
BT - -
TG Arnold, E.L. S/Sgt.
13 Aug 1944 576th Sqdn.
A/C 991
P Williams, E.L. 2nd Lt.
CP Jones, T.A. 2nd Lt.
N McFerran, J.B. 2nd Lt.
B Daniel, F.E. Sgt.
E Shaw, G.B. S/Sgt.
R Bell, W.R. S/Sgt.
RW Huba, J.D. Sgt.
LW Wall, D.L. Sgt.
BT - -
TG King, W.C. S/Sgt.
13 Aug 1944 576th Sqdn.
A/C 194
P Johnson, R.D. 2nd Lt.
CP Ellis, J.F. 2nd Lt.
N Hildebrand, L.C. 2nd Lt.
B Mountain, J.G. 2nd Lt.
E Stolins, E.A. Sgt.
R Holmes, E.L. Sgt.
RW Gordon, G.P. Sgt.
LW Daniels, J. Cpl.
BT - -
TG Strate, P.C. Cpl.
13 Aug 1944 576th Sqdn.
A/C 480
P Kilmer, W.A. 1st Lt.
CP McConnell, C.W. 2nd Lt.
N Isakson, E.J. 2nd Lt.
B Sexton, W.C. 2nd Lt.
E Cappello, E.J. Cpl.
R Chambers, R.L. S/Sgt.
RW Coffman, J.G. Cpl.
LW Spears, D.D. Cpl.
BT - -
TG Turner, E.C. Cpl.
13 Aug 1944 576th Sqdn.
A/C 650
P Dugger, F.R. 2nd Lt.
CP Henrickson, J.L. 2nd Lt.
N Edmond, R.E. 2nd Lt.
NG McInvale, A.L. Sgt.
E Jones, J.R. T/Sgt.
R Chenail, G.E. S/Sgt.
RW Blackham, W.R. S/Sgt.
LW Shoemaker, D.R. S/Sgt.
BT - -
TG DeKeyser, H.A. Sgt.
13 Aug 1944 576th Sqdn.
A/C 916
P Martin, R.C. Jr. 1st Lt.
CP Hilbert, H.S. 2nd Lt.
N Freeman, G.L. 2nd Lt.
B Wear, H.E. 2nd Lt.
E Blees, K.H. T/Sgt.
R Thiel, J.G. T/Sgt.
RW Cannon, M.H. S/Sgt.
LW Minton, D.C. S/Sgt.
BT Malley, J.P. Sgt.
TG Roberts, M.E. S/Sgt.
13 Aug 1944 576th Sqdn.
A/C 639
P Sommers, O.L. 2nd Lt.
CP McLaughry, J.A. III 2nd Lt.
N Streicher, H.P. Jr. 2nd Lt.
B - -
E Drummond, W.D. S/Sgt.
R Fender, J.F. S/Sgt.
RW O'Kane, R.P. Sgt.
LW Borraccini, P.J.. S/Sgt.
NT Buonocore, F.L. S/Sgt.
TG Luciano, S. Sgt.
13 Aug 1944 576th Sqdn.
A/C 511
P Benson, A.L. 2nd Lt.
CP Singer, S. F/O
N Reichl, J.G. 2nd Lt.
B Guhin, M.E. 2nd Lt.
E Henning, W.C. T/Sgt.
R Wickens, R.S. S/Sgt.
RW Hackney, S.H. S/Sgt.
LW Bowen, W.H. S/Sgt.
BT Briganti, M.A. S/Sgt.
NG Sparks, R.L. 2nd Lt.
13 Aug 1944 577th Sqdn.
A/C 079
P Nehring, E.H. 2nd Lt.
CP Trigilio, G.J. F/O
N Farrar, R.B. 2nd Lt.
B - -
E McJunkin, F.R. T/Sgt.
R Dobson, H.J. S/Sgt.
RW Koegen, F.J. Sgt.
LW Harrow, K.J. Sgt.
BT Thomas, W.J. Sgt.
TG Kent, C.L. Sgt.
13 Aug 1944 577th Sqdn.
A/C 223
P Weaver, L.F. 2nd Lt.
CP Hamill, R.E. 2nd Lt.
N Brandi, J.G. 2nd Lt.
B Taylor, J.L. 2nd Lt.
E Kampfe, R.E. S/Sgt.
R Beckwith, R.B. S/Sgt.
RW Broffman, K.W. Sgt.
LW Holland, M.D. Sgt.
BT Williams, C.L. Sgt.
TG Meyer, T.H. Sgt.
13 Aug 1944 577th Sqdn.
A/C 430
P Petty, R.A. 2nd Lt.
CP Crowe, W.Q. 2nd Lt.
N Page, C.R. 2nd Lt.
B Wickett, C.J. 2nd Lt.
E McGrew, C.C. T/Sgt.
R Gaertner, R.E. S/Sgt.
RW Dondero, E.G. Sgt.
LW Holder, O.E. S/Sgt.
BT - -
TG McCormick, W.L. Sgt.
13 Aug 1944 577th Sqdn.
A/C 164
P Comeau, E.L. 2nd Lt.
CP Davis, W.R. 2nd Lt.
N Gridley, C.V. Jr. 2nd Lt.
B Neuman, W.E. 2nd Lt.
E Scalet, J. S/Sgt.
R Haney, P.W. S/Sgt.
RW Jasinski, R. Sgt.
LW Krause, H.L. Sgt.
BT Kearns, H.H. Sgt.
TG Pendergraft, J.C. Sgt.
13 Aug 1944 577th Sqdn.
A/C 169
P Whitteaker, W.E. 2nd Lt.
CP Billingsley, G.R. 2nd Lt.
N Kaswan, J. F/O
B Allegretti, E.E. 2nd Lt.
E Holmes, G.T. T/Sgt.
R McGivney, P.J. T/Sgt.
RW Rinderer, R. S/Sgt.
LW Fantin, P.F. S/Sgt.
BT Surbaugh, E.R. T/Sgt.
TG Emery, R.G. S/Sgt.
13 Aug 1944 577th Sqdn.
A/C 151
P Solomon, R.H. 2nd Lt.
CP Kressig, E.L. 2nd Lt.
N Cleverdon, R.N. 2nd Lt.
B Psyk, E.L. Sgt.
E Moeller, H.E. Sgt.
R Herzlich, L. Sgt.
RW Farquharson, G. Sgt.
LW Capik, J.H. Sgt.
BT - -
TG Valenti, F.J. Sgt.
13 Aug 1944 577th Sqdn.
A/C 323
P McGrath, T.F. 2nd Lt.
CP Cooke, B.J. F/O
N Wright, H.R. 2nd Lt.
B Brennan, A.F. 2nd Lt.
E McFadden, R.J. S/Sgt.
R Stewart, G.S. S/Sgt.
RW Walsh, H.R. S/Sgt.
LW Vines, V.L. S/Sgt.
BT - -
TG Shoemaker, D.R. Sgt.
13 Aug 1944 577th Sqdn.
A/C 415
P Holmes, H.T. Jr. F/O
CP Barber, J.B. 2nd Lt.
N Peterson, H.L. 2nd Lt.
B - -
E Fetsch, J.E. S/Sgt.
R O'Laughlin, F.J. S/Sgt.
RW Loewy, S.B. Sgt.
LW Batchelor, L.I. Sgt.
NG Tungett, R.G. Sgt.
BT - -
TG Marinelli, N.R. Sgt.
13 Aug 1944 577th Sqdn.
A/C 961
P Daley, J.C. 2nd Lt.
CP Stebner, O.G. 2nd Lt.
N Thomas, C.P. 2nd Lt.
B Cunningham, V.J. 2nd Lt.
E Minster, G.E. Sgt.
R Firquain, O.S. Sgt.
RW Bevill, B.T. Sgt.
LW Cole, R.A. Sgt.
BT Appel, N.S. Sgt.
TG Berry, J.F. Sgt.
13 Aug 1944 578th Sqdn.
A/C 337
P Alexander, A.B. 1st Lt.
CP Broussard, P.C. 2nd Lt.
N Kirkwood, T.G. 2nd Lt.
B Bennett, J.E. 2nd Lt.
E Sutphin, R.C. S/Sgt.
R Gallo, F.E. T/Sgt.
RW Knephoff, J.J. S/Sgt.
LW Fraser, A.C. S/Sgt.
NG Waters, J.F. 2nd Lt.
TG Kisler, C.L. S/Sgt.
13 Aug 1944 578th Sqdn.
A/C 764
P Sturm, W.A. 1st Lt.
CP Jurczyn, B.J. 2nd Lt.
N Rawlings, J.L. 2nd Lt.
B Neetz, R.E. F/O
E LaChance, D.E. S/Sgt.
R Brown, J.C. S/Sgt.
RW Lingle, J.A.H. Sgt.
LW McCormick, J.E. Sgt.
BT - -
TG Huff, R.H. Sgt.
13 Aug 1944 578th Sqdn.
A/C 477
P Stephens, L.M. 1st Lt.
CP Riddleberger, W.I. III 2nd Lt.
N Wimer, F.P. 2nd Lt.
B Smith, C.E. F/O
E Soda, M.J. T/Sgt.
R Wright, G. T/Sgt.
RW Johnson, P.D. S/Sgt.
LW Serrette, R.L. S/Sgt.
BT - -
TG Boyce, E.L. S/Sgt.
13 Aug 1944 578th Sqdn.
A/C 446
P Shelley, J.H. 1st Lt.
CP Scarpino, P. 2nd Lt.
N Maroun, N.P. 2nd Lt.
B Chinchilla, F.P. 2nd Lt.
E Kane, F.M. S/Sgt.
R Smith, P.E. Cpl.
RW Hollenbeck, C.E. S/Sgt.
LW Stewart, S.R. S/Sgt.
BT - -
TG Childers, J.E. Cpl.
13 Aug 1944 578th Sqdn.
A/C 478
P Quinn, L.F. 1st Lt.
CP Ritter, W.R. 2nd Lt.
N Kostlan, A. 2nd Lt.
B Lips, T.J. 2nd Lt.
E Wilson, H.W. T/Sgt.
R Morgan, L.E. S/Sgt.
RW Brown, H.C. S/Sgt.
LW McGinnis, M.C. Pvt.
BT - -
TG DeStefano, A.F. S/Sgt.
13 Aug 1944 578th Sqdn.
A/C 852
P Eggleston, J.W. 1st Lt.
CP Wilson, T. 2nd Lt.
N Zamor, R.J. 2nd Lt.
B Wilfahrt, D.W. 2nd Lt.
E Smith, J.W. S/Sgt.
R Nika, L.E. S/Sgt.
RW Mitchell, R.L. Sgt.
LW Murray, J.J. Sgt.
BT - -
TG Mortimer, D.E. Sgt.
13 Aug 1944 578th Sqdn.
A/C 358
P Smith, W.C. 1st Lt.
CP Wilson, E.R. 2nd Lt.
N McMahon, E.J. 2nd Lt.
B Jackson, C.R. 2nd Lt.
E Seaton, K.L. T/Sgt.
R Kostrewski, G.T. T/Sgt.
RW McRight, W.O. S/Sgt.
LW Humphreys, E.E. S/Sgt.
BT - -
TG VanVliet, P. S/Sgt.
13 Aug 1944 578th Sqdn.
A/C 250
P Twining, E.S. 2nd Lt.
CP Duff, A.L. 2nd Lt.
N Bertoli, L.J. Jr. 2nd Lt.
B Clark, H.J. 2nd Lt.
E Hostetter, F.E. S/Sgt.
R Hinckley, B.J. S/Sgt.
RW Grimm, R.H. Sgt.
LW Maguire, F.H. Sgt.
BT - -
TG Largen, J.E. Sgt.
13 Aug 1944 578th Sqdn.
A/C 241
P Fogarty, D.M. 1st Lt.
CP Walker, R.S. 1st Lt.
N Havel, E.E. Jr. 2nd Lt.
B Joachim, W.F. Capt.
E Ellingson, H.E. T/Sgt.
R Whittington, T. T/Sgt.
RW Willey, J.R. S/Sgt.
LW Barker, D.G. Cpl.
BT - -
TG Kosinski, F.H. Pvt.
NT Gajewski, R.B. 2nd Lt.
13 Aug 1944 579th Sqdn.
A/C 608
P Pardue, R.V. 1st Lt.
CP Holloman, C.C. Capt.
N Fitzsimmons, R.E. 1st Lt.
B Crowell, R.K. 2nd Lt.
E McCary, L.F. T/Sgt.
R Sibert, V.L. T/Sgt.
RW Hair, J.H. S/Sgt.
LW White, R.A. S/Sgt.
BT - -
TG Reynolds, R.L. S/Sgt.
NG Semler, R.E. 2nd Lt.
13 Aug 1944 579th Sqdn.
A/C 847
P Koza, F. 2nd Lt.
CP Wilcoxson, R.H. 2nd Lt.
N Stillwagon, V.H. 2nd Lt.
B Solomon, A.A. 2nd Lt.
E Roberts, M.J. S/Sgt.
R Rubin, G. S/Sgt.
RW Johnson, J.T. Sgt.
LW Purcell, L.J. Sgt.
BT - -
TG Dunn, T.C. Sgt.
13 Aug 1944 579th Sqdn.
A/C 697
P Bell, J.W. 2nd Lt.
CP Guegold, R.L. 2nd Lt.
N Forbes, D.R. 2nd Lt.
B Wilson, H.W. 2nd Lt.
E Radzikowski, L.S. S/Sgt.
R Cheshire, W.T. T/Sgt.
RW Noltkamper, A.A. T/Sgt.
LW Zwolinski, V.W. Sgt.
BT - -
TG Geron, H.E. Sgt.
13 Aug 1944 579th Sqdn.
A/C 495
P Haines, F.W. 2nd Lt.
CP Porter, L.M. 2nd Lt.
N Berg, B.D. 2nd Lt.
B Jacobson, C. 2nd Lt.
E Higgs, O.C. Sgt.
R Cozza, D. T/Sgt.
RW Lentz, B.J. S/Sgt.
LW Farris, A.J. Cpl.
BT Liston, L.M. Sgt.
TG - -
13 Aug 1944 579th Sqdn.
A/C 186
P McMillan, H.L. 1st Lt.
CP Guckert, D.J. 1st Lt.
N Jennings, C.H. 1st Lt.
B Sullivan, F.J. 1st Lt.
E Hill, T.H. T/Sgt.
R Lindberg, W.G. T/Sgt.
RW Dodge, F.V. S/Sgt.
LW Hardy, R.W. S/Sgt.
BT - -
TG Wiersma, S.A. S/Sgt.
NG Gallagher, J.R. 1st Lt.
13 Aug 1944 579th Sqdn.
A/C 623
P Joynt, A.E. 2nd Lt.
CP Taylor, E.J. 2nd Lt.
N Phipps, H.H. 2nd Lt.
B Forsberg, B.F. 2nd Lt.
E Smith, R.A. S/Sgt.
R Apple, O.L. Sgt.
RW Hester, C.L. Sgt.
LW Floyd, L.G. Cpl.
BT- -
TG Vavra, C.E. Cpl.
Kielblock, A.L. S/Sgt.
13 Aug 1944 579th Sqdn.
A/C 238
P Benson, R.J. 2nd Lt.
CP Buccigrossi, S.A. 2nd Lt.
N Keane, J.J.F. 2nd Lt.
B Davenport, J.R. 2nd Lt.
E Solberg, F.O. S/Sgt.
R Davey, J.F. S/Sgt.
RW Middleton, W.H. Sgt.
LW Radkiewicz, N.I. Sgt.
BT- -
TG Legaard, C. Sgt.
13 Aug 1944 579th Sqdn.
A/C 279
P Neundorf, C.A. 2nd Lt.
CP Washington, E.K. 2nd Lt.
N Abrams, E.J. 2nd Lt.
B Pipitone, S.R. F/O
E Moore, P.L. S/Sgt.
R Toniatti, L.A. S/Sgt.
RW Blalock, E.L. Sgt.
LW Sullivan, J.K. Sgt.
BT Steins, D.C. S/Sgt.
TG Xander, C.H. Sgt.
13 Aug 1944 579th Sqdn.
A/C 272
P White, E.J. F/O
CP Whalen, J.M. F/O
N Long, W.S. 2nd Lt.
B Alexander, R.W. 2nd Lt.
E Hayden, R. S/Sgt.
R McAllaster, R.W. S/Sgt.
RW Egler, M.G. Sgt.
LW Sabolish, G. Sgt.
BT Smith, E.L. S/Sgt.
TG Ziehm, R.W. Sgt.
Cetin, W.F. Capt.