• 10 September 1944
  • Mission #165
  • Target: Ulm

The marshalling yards in this Schwabian city southeast of Stuttgart and near the home of Field Marshal Rommel was the target on this date. Briefings were given at 0400 and 0500 hours for (35)aircrews with Lieutenant Lawrence as Lead Bombardier up front with the 578th Squadron. At 0725 the ships rolled with (34) going over target PFF and releasing (404) 500# GPs, results unobserved. No fighters were encountered but flak was moderate and fairly accurate near Stuttgart causing damage to (8) ships. Mission aircraft landed safely at base around 1400 hours.

CREW LOADING LIST - MISSION #165

10 Sep 1944 576th Sqdn.
A/C 387
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. S/Sgt.
R Holmes, E.L. S/Sgt.
RW Daniels, J. Sgt.
LW Strate, P.C. Sgt.
BT - -
TG Cochran, J.D. Cpl.
10 Sep 1944 576th Sqdn.
A/C 194
P Richeson, W.H. 1st Lt.
CP Wiley, D.A. 2nd Lt.
N Frey, J.J. 1st Lt.
B Claytor, D.D. 1st Lt.
E Urban, J.J. T/Sgt.
R Danner, E.W. S/Sgt.
RW Dosier, C.A. S/Sgt.
LW Montgomery, H. S/Sgt.
BT Wear, H.E. 1st Lt.
TG Albert, W.W. S/Sgt.
10 Sep 1944 576th Sqdn.
A/C 511
CA Pennypacker, J.E. Capt.
P Benson, A.L. 1st 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 Chatterton, G.A. S/Sgt.
TG - -
PN Sparks, R.L. 2nd Lt.
10 Sep 1944 576th Sqdn.
A/C 650
P Larson, R.D. 2nd Lt.
CP Hawn, I. F/O
N Biles, W.R. 2nd Lt.
B Sullivan, P.A. 2nd Lt.
E Dearborn, H.W. T/Sgt.
R Peterson, J.V. T/Sgt.
RW Benadum, T.E. S/Sgt.
LW Martin, P.R. S/Sgt.
BT - -
TG Hetzer, R.L. Pvt.
10 Sep 1944 576th Sqdn.
A/C 897
P Williams, E.L. 2nd Lt.
CP Jones, T.A. 2nd Lt.
N McFerran, J.B. 2nd Lt.
B - -
E Shaw, G.B. S/Sgt.
R Slechta, M.T. S/Sgt.
RW Wall, D.L. S/Sgt.
LW Huba, J.D. S/Sgt.
BT Brann, B.W. Cpl.
TG King, W.C. S/Sgt.
10 Sep 1944 576th Sqdn.
A/C 299
P Barnes, W.B. 2nd Lt.
CP Arnold, J.W. 2nd Lt.
N Dieruff, R.C. 2nd Lt.
NG McGuire, E.P. Cpl.
E Wilson, W.W. Cpl.
R Benson, L.R. Cpl.
RW Braman, J.L. Sgt.
LW Allen, W.J. S/Sgt.
BT - -
TG Harvell, J.E. Cpl.
10 Sep 1944 576th Sqdn.
A/C 476 (no mission credit)
P Sommers, O.L. 2nd Lt.
CP McLaughry, J.A. III 2nd Lt.
N/B Streicher, H.P. Jr. 2nd Lt.
E Drummond, W.D. S/Sgt.
R Fender, J.F. S/Sgt.
RW Allred, E.L. S/Sgt.
LW Borraccini, P.J. Sgt.
BT - -
TG Luciano, S. Sgt.
NG O'Kane, R.P. Sgt.
10 Sep 1944 576th Sqdn.
A/C 991
P Dugger, F.R. 2nd Lt.
CP Henrickson, J.L. 2nd Lt.
N Edmond, R.E. 2nd Lt.
B McInvale, A.L. Sgt.
E Jones, J.R. T/Sgt.
R Chenail, G.E. S/Sgt.
RW DeKeyser, H.A. S/Sgt.
LW Blackham, W.R. S/Sgt.
BT - -
TG Schumaker, D. S/Sgt.
10 Sep 1944 577th Sqdn.
A/C 151
P Petty, R.A. 1st 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 Rankin, R.P. T/Sgt.
RW Dondero, E.G. S/Sgt.
LW Holder, O.E. Sgt.
BT - -
TG McCormick, W.L. S/Sgt.
10 Sep 1944 577th Sqdn.
A/C 758
P Walker, D.L. 1st Lt.
CP Nunziato, D.J. 2nd Lt.
N Bedore, C.P. 2nd Lt.
B Buente, V.O. 2nd Lt.
E Gusciora, A.A. Sgt.
R Young, J.W. Sgt.
RW - -
LW Maloukis, S.J. Sgt.
BT Bradford, T.M. Sgt.
TG Ballas, P.T. Sgt.
10 Sep 1944 577th Sqdn.
A/C 012
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. S/Sgt.
R Firquain, O.S. S/Sgt.
RW Bevill, B.T. Sgt.
LW Cole, R.A. S/Sgt.
BT - -
TG Berry, J.F. S/Sgt.
10 Sep 1944 577th Sqdn.
A/C 164
P Popek, E. 2nd Lt.
CP Henry, H.E. 2nd Lt.
N Frederickson, L.T. 2nd Lt.
B Gump, J.A. 2nd Lt.
E Bombardier, W.J. Sgt.
R Yuhas, G. S/Sgt.
RW Thompson, J.R. S/Sgt.
LW Irvine, Z.C. S/Sgt.
BT Swee, F.A. Sgt.
TG - -
10 Sep 1944 577th Sqdn.
A/C 169
P Whitteaker, W.E. 1st Lt.
CP Cook, L.B. 1st 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 - -
BT Surbaugh, E.R. S/Sgt.
TG Fantin, P.F. S/Sgt.
10 Sep 1944 577th Sqdn.
A/C 642
P Pierson, L.R. 1st Lt.
CP Hart, H.E. 1st Lt.
N Schofield, D.J. 1st Lt.
B Fiebig, P.E. 2nd Lt.
E Hartline, J.B. T/Sgt.
R Dawson, J.C. T/Sgt.
RW Gover, G.W. S/Sgt.
LW Cyran, T.J. S/Sgt.
BT - -
TG Vandeventer, L.V. S/Sgt.
NT Schug, E.W. 1st Lt.
10 Sep 1944 577th Sqdn.
A/C 961
P Monroe, D.E. 1st Lt.
CP Neill, C.W. 1st Lt.
N Gillett, F.A. 2nd Lt.
N Sackler, H.J. 1st Lt.
B Beezley, D.D. 1st Lt.
E Holmes, E.T. T/Sgt.
R Guion, W.A. T/Sgt.
RW Hall, G.E. S/Sgt.
LW Wambach, J. S/Sgt
BT - -
TG Lucas, L.M. S/Sgt.
10 Sep 1944 577th Sqdn.
A/C 040
P McGrath, T.F. 2nd Lt.
CP Cooke, B.J. F/O
N Brennan, A.F. 2nd Lt.
B Shoemaker, D.R. S/Sgt.
E McFadden, R.J. T/Sgt.
R Stewart, G.S. T/Sgt.
RW Walsh, H.R. S/Sgt.
LW Vines, V.L. S/Sgt.
BT - -
TG Schroeder, R.C. S/Sgt.
10 Sep 1944 577th Sqdn.
A/C 415
P Holmes, H.T. F/O
CP Barber, J.B. 2nd Lt.
N Peterson, H.L. 2nd Lt.
B - -
E Fetsch, J.E. T/Sgt.
R O'Laughlin, F.J. T/Sgt.
RW Loewy, S.B. S/Sgt.
LW Batchelor, L.I. S/Sgt.
BT - -
TG Marinelli, N.R. S/Sgt.
NG Tungett, R.G. S/Sgt.
10 Sep 1944 578th Sqdn.
A/C 126
CA Taylor, G.H. Capt.
P Alexander, A.B. 1st Lt.
CP Broussard, P.C. 1st Lt.
N Kirkwood, T.G. 1st Lt.
B Bennett, J.E. 1st Lt.
E Sutphin, R.C. T/Sgt.
R Gallo, F.E. T/Sgt.
RW Knephoff, J.J. S/Sgt.
LW Fraser, A.C. S/Sgt.
BT - -
TG Kisler, C.L. S/Sgt.
NG Allen, H.W. 1st Lt.
Kennedy, J.L. Lt.
10 Sep 1944 578th Sqdn.
A/C 966
P Jones, H.E. 2nd Lt.
CP Cicora, A.F. 2nd Lt.
N Oppenheim, A.M. 2nd Lt.
B - -
E Berezovsky, A. T/Sgt.
R Doolittle, D.R. T/Sgt.
RW Gustavson, R.I. S/Sgt.
LW Ralston, G.J. S/Sgt
BT Matracia, A.A. S/Sgt.
TG Lockhart, K.T. Sgt.
10 Sep 1944 578th Sqdn.
A/C 764
P Maris, J.R. 1st Lt.
CP Holmes, F. 2nd Lt.
N Holzinger, J.J. 2nd Lt.
B Taylor, J.W. 1st Lt.
E Fitzgerald, M.B. T/Sgt.
R Trinkle, C.E. T/Sgt.
RW Legendre, V.J. S/Sgt.
LW Young, H.M. S/Sgt.
BT Berthiaume, R.F. Capt.
TG DeStefano, A.F. S/Sgt.
10 Sep 1944 578th Sqdn.
A/C 313
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 Peck, H. Sgt.
LW Lingle, J.A.H. Sgt.
BT - -
TG Huff, R.H. S/Sgt.
10 Sep 1944 578th Sqdn.
A/C 477
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. T/Sgt.
R Nika, L.E. S/Sgt.
RW Mitchell, R.L. S/Sgt.
LW Murray, J.J. S/Sgt.
BT - -
TG Mortimer, D.E. Sgt.
RCM Steins, D.C. S/Sgt.
10 Sep 1944 578th Sqdn.
A/C 852
P Kohl, W.F. 1st Lt.
CP Shultz, G.R. 1st Lt.
N Kerley, A.D. 1st Lt.
B Ehring, E.O. S/Sgt.
E Higdon, R.E. T/Sgt.
R Scales, R.R. T/Sgt.
RW Intardonato, S.J. S/Sgt.
LW Agalsoff, D.N. S/Sgt.
BT- -
TG Peters, J.M. S/Sgt.
10 Sep 1944 578th Sqdn.
A/C 002
P Clifford, H.M. 1st Lt.
CP Benz, R.F. 2nd Lt.
N Baldwin, W.L. 2nd Lt.
B Melton, J.A. F/O
E Nilsen, A.V. S/Sgt.
R Patterson, M.J. S/Sgt.
RW Plude, R.W. S/Sgt.
LW Kuykendall, L.E. S/Sgt.
BT - -
TG Rogers, C.J. S/Sgt.
10 Sep 1944 578th Sqdn.
A/C 358
P Walker, J.R. 2nd Lt.
CP Ellis, A. 2nd Lt.
N Bauer, H.H. 2nd Lt.
B Donohue, J.J. 2nd Lt.
E Thomas, C.B. T/Sgt.
R Jewell, R.B. T/Sgt.
RW Collins, S.J. S/Sgt.
LW Faucette, E.W. S/Sgt.
BT Pataki, S.M. S/Sgt.
TG - -
10 Sep 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. T/Sgt.
R Smith, P.E. Pvt.
RW Hollenbeck, C.E. S/Sgt.
LW Stewart, S.R. S/Sgt.
BT - -
TG Childers, J.E. Pvt.
10 Sep 1944 579th Sqdn.
A/C 593
P Kwash, R.H. 2nd Lt.
CP Gulacsik, A. 2nd Lt.
N Coy, E.T. 2nd Lt.
B Lassins, E.G. 2nd Lt.
E Yarber, H.W. S/Sgt.
R McKim, L.D. S/Sgt.
RW Denter, W.S. Sgt.
LW Callahan, E.M. Sgt.
BT - -
TG Sandusky, D.L. Sgt.
10 Sep 1944 579th Sqdn.
A/C 448
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. T/Sgt.
R Apple, O.L. S/Sgt.
RW Hester, C.L. S/Sgt.
LW Floyd, L.G. S/Sgt.
BT - -
TG Vavra, C.E. S/Sgt.
10 Sep 1944 579th Sqdn.
A/C 238
P Gerow, J.A. 2nd Lt.
CP Vallarelli, F.J. 2nd Lt.
N Grandon, D.P. 2nd Lt.
B Sulkowski, J.T. 2nd Lt.
E Kieras, E.J. S/Sgt.
R Baker, M. T/Sgt.
RW Brink, B.E. S/Sgt.
LW Ely, L.E. S/Sgt.
BT - -
TG Hebert, N.B. S/Sgt.
10 Sep 1944 579th Sqdn.
A/C 495
P Porter, H.K. 2nd Lt.
CP Bolstridge, C. 2nd Lt.
N Behr, A.J. F/O
B Traina, S. S/Sgt.
E DeSario, J.L. T/Sgt.
R Nero, R.A. T/Sgt.
RW Placht, E.J. S/Sgt.
LW Amato, J.J. S/Sgt.
BT Kielblock, A.L. S/Sgt.
TG Zollinger, P.D. S/Sgt.
10 Sep 1944 579th Sqdn.
A/C 647
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. T/Sgt.
R Rubin, G. T/Sgt.
RW Purcell, L.J. S/Sgt.
LW Johnson, J.T. S/Sgt.
BT - -
TG Dunn, T.C. S/Sgt.
10 Sep 1944 579th Sqdn.
A/C 623
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. T/Sgt.
R Southwell, E.E. S/Sgt.
RW Noltkamper, A.A. T/Sgt.
LW Zwolinski, V.W. S/Sgt.
BT - -
TG Geron, H.E. Sgt.
10 Sep 1944 579th Sqdn.
A/C 279
P Sewell, W.P. 2nd Lt.
CP Weise, E.H. 2nd Lt.
N Richards, W.J. 2nd Lt.
B Bremer, A.F. 2nd Lt.
E Barnes, G.M. T/Sgt.
R Fulton, L.R. T/Sgt.
RW Coogan, A.J. S/Sgt.
LW Leigh, R.H. S/Sgt.
BT - -
TG Negri, J.D. S/Sgt.
RCM Hairston, R.T. S/Sgt.
10 Sep 1944 579th Sqdn.
A/C 150
CA Player, G.C. Jr. Maj.
P Abell, G.W. 1st Lt.
CP Eldridge, M.C. 1st Lt.
N Roberts, M.C. 1st Lt.
B Lawrence, J.S. 1st Lt.
E Tryboski, L.E. T/Sgt.
R Nemeth, P.J. T/Sgt.
RW Horton, H.E. S/Sgt.
LW Hawes, J.C. S/Sgt.
BT - -
TG Moore, J.R. S/Sgt.
NG Ferry, J.R. 1st Lt.
Morris, J.E. 1st Lt.
10 Sep 1944 579th Sqdn.
A/C 195
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. T/Sgt.
R Cozza, D. T/Sgt.
RW Farris, A.J. S/Sgt.
LW Lentz, B.J. S/Sgt.
BT - -
TG Liston, L.M. S/Sgt.