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14 August 1944 Mission #153 Target: Lyon-Bron A/F

The 392nd was assigned to lead the entire 2nd Bomb Division on this raid. Briefing for 36 aircrews was conducted at 0330 and 0430 hours with take-offs beginning at 0705. A total of 35 aircraft bombed the target with excellent results and completely obliterating it. A total of 624 100-pound incendiaries and 264 500-pound general bombs were impacted on this target. There were no fighters engaged and flak was light but 3 ships picked up battle damage. Mission aircraft recovered at base around 1450 hours.

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14 AUGUST 1944

MISSION #153      Target: Lyon-Bron A/F



14 Aug 1944 576th Sqdn.
A/C 476

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 McAtee, J.R. S/Sgt.
LW Coffman, J.G. Cpl.
BT - -
TG Turner, E.C. Cpl.

14 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 Eichel, A.O. Cpl.
BT - -
TG Manshack, B.R. S/Sgt.

14 Aug 1944 576th Sqdn.
A/C 194

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. Sgt.

14 Aug 1944 576th Sqdn.
A/C 511

P Demers, J.R. 1st Lt.
CP Sylvester, H. 2nd Lt.
N Neisloss, S.L. 2nd Lt.
B Sparks, R.L. 2nd 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.

14 Aug 1944 576th Sqdn.
A/C 432

P Hart, W. 2nd Lt.
CP Crawford, D.A. 2nd Lt.
N Berger, G. 2nd Lt.
B Griesbaum, L.A. Sgt.
E Shields, V.E. S/Sgt.
R Young, W.S. Sgt.
RW Stern, J. Sgt.
LW Cannon, M.H. S/Sgt.
BT - -
TG Clemmer, C.J. Sgt.
Radar George, O. S/Sgt.

14 Aug 1944 576th Sqdn.
A/C 299

P Evans, A.W. 2nd Lt.
CP Fenton, J.S. 2nd Lt.
N Shoenberger, R.W. 2nd Lt.
NT Borriccini, P.J. Sgt.
E Patterson, R.C. T/Sgt.
R Glowienke, G.A. T/Sgt.
RW Naber, H.W. S/Sgt.
LW Buonocore, F.L. S/Sgt.
BT - -
TG Powell, L.R. S/Sgt.

14 Aug 1944 576th Sqdn.
A/C 031

P Levell, O.F. Jr. 1st Lt.
CP Caruso, J.A. 2nd Lt.
N Scott, K.R. 2nd Lt.
B Teague, H.S. 2nd Lt.
E Villegas, V.R. T/Sgt.
R Keegan, G.M. T/Sgt.
RW Scott, R.J. S/Sgt.
LW Jackson, H.B. S/Sgt.
NG Costa, J.A. 1st Lt.
TG Trusten, S. S/Sgt.

14 Aug 1944 576th Sqdn.
A/C 480

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. S/Sgt.
R Peterson, J.V. S/Sgt.
RW Benadum, T.E. S/Sgt.
LW Martin, P.R. Sgt.
BT - -
TG Cuthbert, J.K. Sgt.

14 Aug 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 Blackham, W.R. S/Sgt.
LW Shoemaker, D.R. S/Sgt.
BT - -
TG DeKeyser, H.A. S/Sgt.

14 Aug 1944 577th Sqdn.
A/C 607

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.

14 Aug 1944 577th Sqdn.
A/C 079

P Bay, R.A. 1st Lt.
CP Fisher, K.M. 2nd Lt.
N Clancy, E.A. 2nd Lt.
B Henderson, W.M. 2nd Lt.
E Weibusch, W.A. T/Sgt.
R Allen, A.W. S/Sgt.
RW Hume, J.B. S/Sgt.
LW Duncan, W.R. S/Sgt.
BT Benenson, M. 1st Lt.
TG - -
Armstrong, G.H. T/Sgt.

14 Aug 1944 577th Sqdn.
A/C 151

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.

14 Aug 1944 577th Sqdn.
A/C 961

P Pierce, W.R. F/O
CP Williamson, D.R. 1st Lt.
N Putziger, S. 2nd Lt.
B Liske, J.R. 2nd Lt.
E Stand, A.J. S/Sgt.
R Rankin, R.P. S/Sgt.
RW Cooperman, G.F. S/Sgt.
LW Ferenc, F.J. S/Sgt.
NT Sackler, H.J. 1st Lt.
TG Carrabba, C. S/Sgt.

14 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. S/Sgt.
TG Meyer, T.H. Sgt.

14 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. S/Sgt.
TG Emery, R.G. S/Sgt.

14 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.

14 Aug 1944 577th Sqdn.
A/C 323

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.

14 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 Rue, A.W. T/Sgt.
BT - -
TG McCormick, W.L. Sgt.

14 Aug 1944 578th Sqdn.
A/C 446

P McClellan, H.B. 2nd Lt.
CP Walker, J.R. 2nd Lt.
N Havel, E.E. Jr. 2nd Lt.
B Lipman, B.D. 2nd Lt.
E Berger, R.F. Sgt.
R Kingston, D.B. Sgt.
RW Pearson, J.W. Cpl.
LW Markle, J.M. Cpl.
BT - -
TG Tollok, R.C. Cpl.

14 Aug 1944 578th Sqdn.
A/C 121

P Twining, E.S. 2nd Lt.
CP Duff, A.L. 2nd Lt.
N Bertoli, L.J. 2nd Lt.
B Clark, H.J. 2nd Lt.
E Hostetter, F.E. S/Sgt.
R Hinckley, B.J. S/Sgt.
RW Gusciora, B.S. Sgt.
LW Maguire, F.H. Sgt.
BT Largen, J.E. Sgt.
TG Myers, J.P. S/Sgt.

14 Aug 1944 578th Sqdn.
A/C 966

P Kohl, W.F. 1st Lt.
CP Pope, C.H. 2nd Lt.
N Foote, B.F. Jr. 2nd Lt.
B Kerley, A.D. 2nd Lt.
E Higdon, R.E. T/Sgt.
R Scales, R.R. S/Sgt.
RW Agalsoff, D.N. S/Sgt.
LW Ehring, E.O. S/Sgt.
BT- -
TG Peters, J.M. S/Sgt.

14 Aug 1944 578th Sqdn.
A/C 358 (no mission credit)

P Miller, D.E. 2nd Lt.
CP Heller, P. 2nd Lt.
N Moos, J.C. 2nd Lt.
B Inamorato, J.T. 2nd Lt.
E Myers, L.P. S/Sgt.
R Luczak, H.J. S/Sgt.
RW Agoglia, E.J. S/Sgt.
LW Faulstich, A.F. S/Sgt.
BT - -
TG Shea, H.A. S/Sgt.

14 Aug 1944 578th Sqdn.
A/C 477

P Ellis, A. 2nd Lt.
CP Carleton, D. 2nd Lt.
N Bauer, H.H. 2nd Lt.
B Donohue, J.J. 2nd Lt.
E Thomas, C.B. T/Sgt.
R Jewell, R.B. S/Sgt.
RW Collins, S.J. S/Sgt.
LW Faucette, E.W. Sgt.
BT Parks, D.L. Sgt.
TG - -

14 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 McGinnis, M.C. Pvt.
LW Brown, H.C. S/Sgt.
BT - -
TG DeStefano, A.F. S/Sgt.

14 Aug 1944 578th Sqdn.
A/C 764

P Maris, J.R. 1st Lt.
CP Holmes, F. Jr. 2nd Lt.
N Silverman, H.I. 2nd Lt.
B Taylor, J.W. 2nd 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 - -
TG Miller, M. S/Sgt.

14 Aug 1944 578th Sqdn.
A/C 548

CA Gilbert, L.G. Lt. Col.
CP Muldoon, J.E. Capt.
N Paddock, K.Q. Maj.
B Weiland, H.F. Capt.
E Ellingson, H.E. T/Sgt.
R DeHoff, L.V. T/Sgt.
RW Bluejacket, J.W. S/Sgt.
LW Carpenter, J.A.S/Sgt.
BT - -
TG Brent, L.H. S/Sgt.
NT Ortenberg, B. 1st Lt.

14 Aug 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. S/Sgt.
R Nero, R.A. S/Sgt.
RW Placht, E.J. Sgt.
LW Amato, J.J. Sgt.
BT - -
TG Zollinger, P.D. Sgt.

14 Aug 1944 579th Sqdn.
A/C 126

CA Player, G.C. Maj.
P Caldwell, R.R. 2nd Lt.
CP Harer, R.J. 2nd Lt.
N Jones, J.H. Capt.
B Miller, S. 2nd Lt.
E Munden, F.R. S/Sgt.
R Westerfield, M.M. S/Sgt.
RW Conn, J.G. S/Sgt.
LW Maher, T.O. S/Sgt.
BT Bennett, D.F. S/Sgt.
Walters, J.E. 2nd Lt.
Edmundson, R.H. 1st Lt.

14 Aug 1944 579th Sqdn.
A/C 272

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 Henry, R.L. S/Sgt.
TG Liston, L.M. Sgt.

14 Aug 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. S/Sgt..
RW Leigh, R.H. Sgt.
LW Coogan, A.J. Sgt.
BT - -
TG Negri, J.D. Sgt.

14 Aug 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. S/Sgt.
R Rubin, G. S/Sgt.
RW Johnson, J.T. Sgt.
LW Purcell, L.J. Sgt.
BT - -
TG Dunn, T.C. Sgt.

14 Aug 1944 579th Sqdn.
A/C 186

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 Floyd, L.G. Cpl.
LW Hester, C.L. Sgt.
BT- -
TG Vavra, C.E. Cpl.

14 Aug 1944 579th Sqdn.
A/C 238

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 Sabolish, G. Sgt.
LW Egler, M.G. Sgt.
BT - -
TG Ziehm, R.W. Sgt.

14 Aug 1944 579th Sqdn.
A/C 697

P Wick, N.J. 2nd Lt.
CP Bonifant, J.T. 2nd Lt.
N Greene, D.A. F/O
B Buckles, R.R. F/O
E Knierim, R.A. S/Sgt.
R Taylor, P.W. S/Sgt.
RW Sheppard, R.E. Sgt.
LW Makovy, V. Sgt.
BT - -
TG Reimund, S.J. Sgt.

14 Aug 1944 579th Sqdn.
A/C 623

P Tuchel, R.H. 2nd Lt.
CP Hay, G.R. 2nd Lt.
N Smith, F.D. 2nd Lt.
B O'Rourke, R.L. Sgt.
E Tvergyak, P.A. S/Sgt.
R Johnson, H.K. S/Sgt.
RW Warrick, H.E. Sgt.
LW - -
BT Vincent, J.W. Sgt.
TG Carter, D.J. Sgt.
Kielblock, A.L. S/Sgt.

14 Aug 1944 579th Sqdn.
A/C 593

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.




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