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392ND BOMB GROUP GROUND ECHELON PERSONNEL

Listed are the names of over 2,500 men and women who served in the ground echelon of the 392nd Bomb Group. The names come from military orders, the books Liberators from Wendling and 20th Century Crusaders, issues of the 392nd Bomb Group Memorial Association NEWS, squadron rosters, diaries, personal recollections, and names written next to photographs in the 392nd archives. Ranks are as they appear on the source document and do not reflect subsequent promotions. If you have corrections or additions, please contact the 392nd Bomb Group at by Clicking Here.



THE FOLLOWING IS OUR CURRENT LIST OF GROUND ECHELON'S PHOTOS WITH LAST NAMES STARTING WITH "B"
Additional selections can be found at the bottom of this page.


Name Rank Unit Source Comments Photo Location
Babb, William T. Pfc 576th SO#62, 17Apr44 MOS 590 = Laborer.Per SO#277, 29Dec44, MOS change from 590 to 055.  
Baccari, Louis D. Cpl 578th (579th per SO#1) SO#1, 1Mar43    
Back, John H. T/5 2101st FF Pl LFW   
Bagbee Jr, Glenn E. Pvt 576th SO#3, 19Mar43 MOS 945 = Photo Lab Technician  
Baglin, C. Pvt       Football Team
Baglin, Walter G. Pfc 577th 577 roster 2May45    
Bagnato, Salvatore S. Pvt 576th SO#1, 1Mar43 MOS 521= Airman Basic.  
Bagwell, Earl E. Cpl 576th SO#3, 19Mar43 MOS 747 = Airplane and Engine Mechanic.Per Capt Levell's roster, 576th Crew Chief #41-28991; 576th Ground Crew #6, "A" Flight.  
Bailey, Teddie A. M/Sgt 579th   Crew Chief Crew Chief Ted Bailey   579th ground crew and 670
Bain Cpl 576th Capt Levell's roster Parachute Rigger  
Baird, Robert L. Sgt 577th 577 roster 2May45    
Baird, Vilas J. Pfc 578th 578 roster 5Aug44 RUO Baird, Vidra & Jones   Individual Photo
Baker Sgt 576th Capt Levell's roster Ground Crew #5, "B" Flight  
Baker, Elmer C. Pvt 577th 577 roster 2May45    
Baker, John H. Pvt 577th SO#24, 25Apr43 MOS 504.Per 392nd orders 20Apr45, MOS was changed from 901 (Munitions Worker) to 505, Ammunition NCO  
Baker, John W. Pfc 578th 578 roster 5Aug44 Welder Baker and Mehl
Baker, Joseph W. Pvt 10th SCS SO#51, 1Oct43 reduced from Sgt to Pvt for cause.Per SO#2, 3Jan44, transferred to 74th Svc Sqdn.MOS=050.  
Baker, Kendrick M. Pvt 579th SO#3, 19Mar43 MOS 824 = Mess Sergeant  
Baldwin, Andrew A. Pfc 1825th Ord S&M Co LFW    
Baldwin, John A. Pvt 577th SO#8, 27Mar43    
Baldwin, Milford A. Pvt 1825th Ord S&M Co LFW    
Balka, John D. Cpl 577th SO#1, 1Mar43    
Ball, George M. Sgt 10thStaCompSq LFW    
Ball, Leo G. S/Sgt 577th 577 roster 2May45   Individual Photo
Ballard, John E. Pfc Gp HQ SO#269, 20Dec44 assigned; MOS 196.Per SO#9, 10Jan45, TD to Kings Lynn for maintaining aid station.  
Ballard, Robert S. Pvt Gp Hq SO#3, 19Mar43 MOS 501 = Admin and Tech Clerk  
Balmer, Arthur C. Pvt 576th SO#21, 20Apr43 MOS 521 = Airman Basic; in 576th Ordnance  
Bambauer, Gilbert R. Sgt 10thStaCompSq (74th Service Sqdn) LFW Parachute Handler.Per Nov93 News, he "was the non-com in charge of personal equipment at Wendling.He was also the glue that held the 392nd together in the sixties and seventies, when most of us weren't paying much attention." Individual Photo   Roberts and Bambauer   Rowe and Bambauer
Bamer, Tony M. M/Sgt 578th 578 roster 5Aug44 578th First Sergeant  
Banaszak, Norbert J. S/Sgt 576th SO#1, 1Mar43 MOS 678=Power Turret and Gunsight Mechanic (Sperry)  
Bandelier Harold L. Jr. Pvt 576th and Gp Hq SO#3, 19Mar43 MOS 929 = Automotive Equipment Operator.Commanding Officer's Driver. HQ Senior NCOs   McBride Wedding Party
Bandych, Chester C. Pvt 578th SO#53, 5Oct43 Per SO#99, 28Dec43, transferred to Detachment of Patients, 108th General Hospital  
Baptist, Wilber P. 1/Lt 577th SO#69, 26Mar45 assigned; MOS = Aerial Gunnery Instructor.Flew to Bradley Field CT on 42-50753 per OO#1, 28May45.  
Barber, Cleon M. M/Sgt 578th 578 roster 5Aug44 578th Crew Chief; his ships included #517 Model T and #241 Jolly Duck Jolly Duck crew; J.R. Walker crew;   Orig. 578th Grnd Crew   Model T 42-52517 (nose art)   C.Barber,Ankoviak,Davis,Calender   Whisman & group
Barber, Ernest H. M/Sgt 578th 578 roster 5Aug44 578th Crew Chief.On 9Jun44, Gen Leon Johnson pinned the Bronze Star Medal for 32 missions flown by his planes without a mechanical abort.Ships were Jaw-Ja-Boy Barber, Dobracki, Biddle, Maloy   Whisman, Barber, Ivey; Windy City Crew #1; E.H. Barber, G.W. Kent & E.H. Ivey;   Orig. 578th Grnd Crew   Carrying Flag at Alamogordo
Barclay, David K. Pvt 576th SO#6, 23Mar43 MOS 501 = Admin and Tech Clerk  
Bard, Howard W. Pfc 578th 578 roster 5Aug44 Airplane Mechanic  
Barfield, William H. M/Sgt Gp Hq SO#1, 1Mar43 Group Line Chief MSgt Barfield & #268; HQ Senior NCOs   McBride Wedding Party
Barham, Clifford E. Sgt 576th SO#3, 19Mar43 MOS 931, Heavy Automotive Equipment Operator.Per Capt Levell's roster, 576th Refueling Unit  
Baribeault Jr, Archie J. Pvt 578th SO#21, 20Apr43 MOS 521 = Airman Basic.Per 578th roster 5Aug44, a Munitions Worker  
Baric, Richard F. Pfc 578th SO#28, 18Feb44 MOS 911 = Airplane Armorer  
Baril, Roger H. T/5 1825th Ord S&M Co LFW    
Barker, Anderson S/Sgt 10thStaCompSq LFW    
Barker, Glynn E. Pvt 578th SO#3, 19Mar43 Was killed in the line of duty on 22 Sep 43  
Barlow, Orlando M. Cpl 576th SO#55, 9Oct43 assigned  
Barnes, Lester R. Cpl 465th Sub-Depot LFW    
Barnes, Ralph G. Pfc 578th SO#19, 14Apr43 MOS 911 = AirplaneArmorer; per LFW, 578th Armament Asst Section Chief Eddy, Carson, Gibson, Cunningham   578th Sqdn Armament Section
Barnes, Raymond H. Pvt 579th SO#9, 29Mar43 MOS 747 = Airplane and Engine Mechanic  
Barnes, Whitney L. Pfc 577th SO#16, 9Apr43 MOS 747 = Airplane and Engine Mechanic Individual Photo
Barnett, Herbert B. Pfc 579th SO#1, 1Mar43 Relieved as Medical Section Leader and reassigned as Medical Technician  
Barnhill, Jesse J. 1/Lt 10thStaCompSq LFW Sta Tech Inspector Rabbit Hunt
Barnwell, Roy C. Cpl 1217th QM Svc Gp LFW 1217th QM Co 1217th QM Co (AVN), May 1994 NEWS
Baroni, Jack G. Pfc 1287th MP Co Det A LFW    
Barros Sgt 576th Capt Levell's roster Ground Crew #6, "A" Flight  
Barrus, John N. Cpl 577th SO#8, 27Mar43 MOS 552 = Control Tower Operator  
Barth, Robert F. T/3 1217th QM Svc Gp 392, 11Apr44 1217th QM Co 1217th QM Co (AVN), May 1994 NEWS
Barthelemy, Herbert E. Pfc 579th SO#80, 22Nov43 Per SO#32, 25Feb44, DS to Sta 102 for 30 days.  
Barthle, Richard C. 1/Lt 576th Roster dtd 25Feb44 Sq Ordnance Officer  
Bartko, Albert M. Pfc 1217th QM Svc Gp 392, 13Jul44 1217th QM Co 1217th QM Co (AVN), May 1994 NEWS
Basli Jr, James J. Pvt 578th SO#3, 19Mar43 MOS 929 = Automotive Equipment Operator  
Bass, Jack W. Capt 10thStaCompSq LFW Officers Club Officer  
Bast, Milton A. Cpl 317th Svc Gp; 10th SCS SO#78, 18Nov43 Sent to Kings Lynn Maintaining Aid Stn for 1 week and again per SO#71, 28Apr44.Per SO#90, 19May44, transferred from AC to MC (10thSCS).Per SO#173, 29Aug44, TD for 2-wk physiotherapy school.Per SO#172, 28Aug44, transferred from 10th SCS to 578th.MOS 409.  
Batenich, Edward G. Pvt 577th SO#9, 29Mar43 MOS 747 = Airplane and Engine Mechanic  
Bates, Bruce E. Pvt 578th SO#3, 19Mar43 MOS 239 = Teletypewriter Mechanic.Per 578th roster 5Aug44, was a Radio Mechanic. 578th Sqdn Communications Section
Bates, S.C. Sgt 578th LFW Radio Mechanic  
Bathgate, Charles E. S/Sgt 576th Capt Levell's roster Aircraft Armorer  
Battaglia, John A. Pfc 576th SO#27, 29Apr43 MOS 754 = Aircraft Radio Mechanic  
Batten, Thomas J. Pvt 576th SO#9, 29Mar43 MOS 747 = Airplane and Engine Mechanic.Per Capt Levell's roster, 576th Ground Crew #5, "C" Flight.  
Baucom Jr, Samuel Pvt 576th SO#3, 19Mar43 MOS 931, Heavy Automotive Equipment Operator  
Bauer, Vinzenz I. Pfc 806th Chem Co. SO#83, 12May44    
Baur, Harry A. Pfc Gp Hq 392, 24Mar44 Antiaircraft Machine Gunner  
Bauserman, Alton Pvt 577th SO#9, 29Mar43 MOS 747 = Airplane and Engine Mechanic  
Baxter, Peter Sgt Gp Hq and 579th   S-2 (Intelligence) S-2 Staff   S-2 Personnel
Beach, Robert L. Pfc 576th SO#63, 19Apr44 MOS 256 = Welder, Combination  
Beard, Alfred W. T/Sgt 576th SO#84, 1Dec43    
Beaton, Douglas H. Pfc 578th SO#27, 29Apr43 MOS 754 = Aircraft Radio Mechanic 578th Sqdn Communications Section
Beaty, W.D. Pvt 576th SO#6, 23Mar43 MOS 521 = Airman Basic  
Beau, Vincent W. M/Sgt 576th and 579th 392, 3Mar44 Airplane & Engine Mechanic; 579th Crew Chief 579th ground crew Sep 1980 2ADA Journal
Beaver, Sheldon Pfc 579th SO#26, 3Feb45 assigned per Hq, UK Base, Com Z ETO.31408711.Per SO#83, 14Apr45, TD for GEE course.Flew to Bradley Field CT on 42-50390 per OO#1, 25May45; MOS 776.  
Beavers, Harold Pfc 576th SO#16, 9Apr43 MOS 501 = Admin and Tech Clerk  
Beck, George M. 2/Lt 577th and 578th SO#9, 29Mar43    
Beckel, Harry H. Sgt 1217th QM Svc Gp LFW 1217th QM Co 1217th QM Co (AVN), May 1994 NEWS
Beckerich, George Pvt   1May45 Trolley mission list    
Beckham, Hoyt W. Pvt 1287th MP Co Det A 2BD 1Jun44 MOS = 677, Military Policeman.  
Becton [or Beaton], Douglas H. Cpl 578th 578 roster 5Aug44 Radio Mechanic  
Beeman, Hughel R. Cpl 577th 577 roster 2May45    
Bedell, Orison P. Pvt 579th SO#9, 29Mar43 MOS 747 = Airplane and Engine Mechanic  
Bedur, Robert O. Cpl 579th SO#1, 1Mar43    
Beech, Robert L. Pfc 576th 392, 20Apr45 MOS changed from 256 Welder, Combination to 590  
Beemer, Robert J. Cpl 579th SO#21, 20Apr43 MOS 678 = Power Turret and Gunsight Mechanic  
Beers, Jacques H. Pfc 576th SO#27, 29Apr43 MOS 754 = Aircraft Radio Mechanic  
Belello, Joe Pvt 576th SO#3, 19Mar43 MOS 929 = Automotive Equipment Operator  
Bell Lt 576th LFW 578th Flight Commander and Director of Training  
Bell, Eldon E. Pfc 577th 577 roster 2May45    
Bender, Leonard P. Sgt Gp Hq 392, 14Aug44 MOS 867=Radar Mechanic, Bombardment.Transferred from 44th BG.  
Bengsch, Arthur H. Pfc 577th 577 roster 2May45    
Bennett, Burnis B. Sgt 576th SO#146, 29Jul44 MOS 685 = Airplane Electrical Mechanic, Specialist.Per SO#238, 11Nov44, TD for Sighting and Harmonization School.  
Bennett, Joseph A. Pvt 578th SO#3, 19Mar43 MOS 521 = Airman Basic  
Benson, Sherwood M. Sgt 576th 392, 3Mar44 Airplane & Engine Mechanic  
Bereiter, Robert C. Pvt 579th SO#162, 15Aug44 MOS change from 521 to 055  
Berg, Arthur J. 2/Lt 577th SO#27, 29Apr43 577th Sq Equip Officer  
Bergman, Marvin J. Cpl  h 1May45 Trolley mission list    
Berner, Ralph H. Pfc 10thStaCompSq and Gp Hq 392, 24Mar44 Airman Basic  
Bernstein, Jack 2/Lt   SO#19, 14Apr43    
Berry, Fred S. Pvt 577th SO#3, 19Mar43 MOS 754 = Aircraft Radio Mechanic  
Berry, Horace W. Pvt Gp HQ SO#47, 21Mar44. assigned.MOS 521.Awarded Good Conduct Medal per GO#5, 20Jul44.Per SO#147, 30Jul44, MOS change from 521 to 590.Per SO#19, 25Jan45, transfer to 12th Reinforcement Depot for transfer to infantry.MOS 590.  
Berry, Woodall O. Jr. Pfc 579th SO#10, 30Mar43 MOS 747 = Airplane and Engine Mechanic 579th ground crew going on a pass
Berthiaume, Raymond F. 2/Lt 577th and 578th SO#9, 29Mar43 578th Engineering Officer Individual Photo   Bomb Dump
Besselman, John G. T/Sgt 1825th Ord S&M Co. 1825th orders July 1943 MOS 821 = Quartermaster Supply Technician, then MOS 815 = Supply NCO Sorlie and Besselman
Bianucci, Raymond Lt 576th   PFF Officer.Per Dec90 News, H2X Mickey Radar Maintenance Officer 576th Sqdn Officers #2
Biddle, Paul H. S/Sgt 578th SO#1, 1Mar43 Assigned to 578th per 231st Sta Hosp. Crew Chief Ernie Barber   Barber, Dobracki, Biddle, Maloy   Orig. 578th Grnd Crew  
Bieber, Edward J. Pvt 579th SO#91, 21May44 relieved of SD with 1287th and returned to unit.Per SO#164, 18aug44, MOS change from 521 to 590.  
Bienick Jr, John B. Sgt 577th 392, 3Mar44 Radio Mechanic AAF  
Bilbo, Lloyd J. T/5 1287th MPs SO#176, 1Sep44 reduced to Pvt for cause.14006261  
Billharz, Meinrad J. Pfc 577th SO#10, 30Mar43 MOS 747 = Airplane and Engine Mechanic  
Bimson, Lloyd A. 1/Lt 10thStaCompSq and 2101st FF Pl 392, 21Jul44 At various times, was Station Utilities Officer, Asst Station Utilities Officer, Station Agricultural Officer.  
Birchum, Arthur Pvt 578th 578 roster 5Aug44 KP  
Bishop, Earl D. Cpl Gp Hq   Per Feb94 News, he landed in France as an infantryman with the 1st Army on D+6 in June 44.Fought with them through Belgium and Germany.Became a casualty in Nov 1944 and was shipped back to England, where he was assigned to Hq 392 with duty in the treatment room at the base hospital.  
Bishop, Leslie D. T/5 1217th QM Svc Gp LFW 1217th QM Co 1217th QM Co (AVN), May 1994 NEWS
Bittar, Thomas J. Pfc 10thStaCompSq 392, 10Apr44    
Black, James H. 2/Lt 578th SO#27, 29Apr43    
Black, Robert C. Sgt 1825th Ord S&M Co LFW    
Black, Stanley R. S/Sgt Gp HQ SO#84, 1Dec43 Awarded the good Conduct Medal per SO#99, 28Dec43, “who after 7 Dec 1944 having honorably served one year of active Federal Military service while the US is at war has displayed exemplary behavior efficiency and fidelity during such service.”Per SO#67, 24Mar45, MOS change from 056 to 055.  
Blackler, George W. Pvt 1287th MP Co Det A 2BD 1Jun44 MOS = 677, Military Policeman  
Blackwell, Hurston H. Pfc 1287th MPs SO#53, 8Mar45 reduced to Pvt for cause  
Blahnik Sgt 577th 577 roster 2May45    
Blahnik, Francis   577th      
Blaine, Warren J. Cpl   1May45 Trolley mission list    
Blair, Chester A. T/Sgt 465th Sub-Depot LFW MOS 826 = Supply Technician, AAF. Was a barber in civilian life and became 465th Sub Depot's barber in Feb 1945 465th Sub Depot photo #1   465th SubDepot Personnel
Blaisdell, Robert O. Pvt 576th SO#24, 25Apr43 MOS 504.Per Capt Levell's roster, 576th Ordnance Asst Section Chief  
Bleigh, Robert W. Pvt 576th SO#1, 1Mar43 MOS 501=Administrative and Technical Clerk  
Bliss, Hazel I. Cpl 2ndAD HQ Switchboard Operator     Christening Photos
Blochaniec, John B. Pvt 576th SO#1, 1Mar43 MOS 521= Airman Basic  
Blodgett, Robert E. Pvt 578th SO#21, 20Apr43 MOS 521 = Airman Basic; in 578th Ordnance Football Team
Blonquist, Carl C. Pvt 576th 392, 3Mar44 Automotive Equipment Operator  
Blum, Dan F. Sgt 10thStaCompSq LFW    
Bobyak Jr, John (NMI) Pvt 576th SO#1, 1Mar43 MOS 747 = Airplane and Engine Mechanic  
Boerke, Fred Sgt 1217th QM Svc Gp 392, 13Jul44    
Bolding, Claude H. Pvt 578th SO#17, 10Apr43 MOS 747 = Airplane and Engine Mechanic Bowling & Dowling   Bolding, Leonard, Dowling   Bolding and Cooke
Bolduc, Fernand O. Cpl 579th SO#21, 20Apr43 MOS 685 = Airplane Electrical Mechanic, Specialist Individual Photo
Boles, Julia A. 2/Lt 53rd Troop Carrier Wg 392, 11Apr44 on Temporary Duty to 392nd, attached to Gp Hq  
Bolton, Leslie R. Pfc 1287th MPs SO#176, 1Sep44 reduced to Pvt for cause.  
Bomba, John J. Pvt 576th SO#21, 20Apr43 MOS 521 = Airman Basic; per Capt Levell's roster, 576th Munition Worker  
Bombardo, Virgil V. Cpl 465th Sub-Depot 465th Sub Depot history MOS 050 = Carpenter, General. Worked in Shipping and Receiving. Was selected for transfer to Infantry Reinforcement Training in Feb 1945 465th Sub Depot photo #1   465th SubDepot Personnel
Bonacci, Dominic Pfc 579th SO#27, 29Apr43 MOS 754 = Aircraft Radio Mechanic 576th in 1943
Bond, Francis B. Pfc 578th SO#4, 21Mar43 MOS 861 = Surgical Technician  
Bonner, William W. M/Sgt 579th SO#55, 9Oct43    
Booth, William T. Capt 577th LFW 577th Sq Communications Officer.Replaced Maj Elder as Gp Communication O in May 45  
Boque, Robert E. Pvt 578th 392, 3Mar44 Munitions Worker  
Borawski, Ale Pfc 576th 9May45 Trolley mission CLL    
Borchert, John M. 1/Lt Gp Hq, 18th Weather Sta, 10thStaComSq SO#51, 1Oct43    
Borden, Kenneth L. T/Sgt 577th 392, 21Jul44 Placed on indefinite TD with Det "A" 1287th MP Co (Avn).Perhaps had finished a combat tour.  
Borkowski, Anthony A. Pvt 578th SO#24, 25Apr43 MOS 504  
Borowitz, Michael Pfc 10thStaCompSq LFW    
Bortle, Leo O. Pfc 10thStaCompSq LFW    
Borchert, John M. 1/Lt Gp Hq, 18th Weather Sta, 10thStaComSq SO#51, 1Oct43   Individual photo
Bostrum, Earl C. Pvt 578th SO#6, 23Mar43 MOS 501 = Admin & Tech Clerk  
Bottomley, Richard E. Cpl 577th SO#57, 8Apr44 MOS 237 = Teletype Operator  
Boudry, Lawrence R. S/Sgt   11May45 Trolley mission list    
Bouley, Laurent R. Pfc 578th SO#25, 26Apr43 MOS 756 = AAF Radio Operator and Mechanic  
Bounds, Charles W. T/3 53rd Troop Carrier Wg 392, 11Apr44 On Temporary Duty to 392nd, attached to Gp Hq  
Bourke, Fred Sgt 1217th QM Svc Gp   1217th QM Co 1217th QM Co (AVN), May 1994 NEWS
Bove, Anthony J. Sgt 576th Capt Levell's roster 576th Ordnance Section Crew Chief  
Bowers, Clyde H. S/Sgt Gp Hq SO#55, 9Oct43 Per SO#34, 1Mar44, awarded the Good Conduct Medal.Per SO#92, 28Apr45, transferred from GPHQ to 373rd Hq&BSS, Sta 144  
Bowling, John C Sgt 577th 577 roster 2May45    
Braca, Raphael M. 2/Lt 10thStaCompSq LFW Weather Officer 392nd Staff Officers 3May45
Braccia, Anthony P. Pvt 10th SCS SO#78, 18Nov43 Per SO#225, 28Oct44, MOS change from 590 to 677.Per SO#63, 20Mar45, moved from 10th to 1287th.Per GO#3, 30May44, awarded the Good conduct Medal.Per SO#152, 5Aug44, MOS change from 521 to 590.  
Bradberry Pvt 576th      
Bradish, Henry Cpl 577th   On Detty's crew, YMCA Flying Service  
Bradway II, Charles P. Pfc 576th 392, 3Mar44 Munitions Worker  
Brady Jr., Frank N. Pfc 577th 392, 3Mar44 Admin & Technical Clerk  
Bragmot, Peter S/Sgt 10thStaCompSq LFW    
Brahm, John L. Pfct   1May45 Trolley mission list    
Braid, George S/Sgt 579th 392, 14Aug44 Per Feb93 News, was Bombsight Maintenance  
Braiewa, Joseph Pvt 579th and 577th SO#3, 19Mar43 MOS 747 = Airplane and Engine Mechanic Individual Photo
Branch Jr, James M. Pfc 579th SO#21, 20Apr43 MOS 911 = Airplane Armorer  
Brand, Wilfred C. T/3 53rd Troop Carrier Wg 392, 11Apr44 On Temporary Duty to 392nd, attached to Gp Hq  
Branscum, Oval E. Pvt 577th SO#24, 25Apr43 MOS 504  
Branstetter, Ralph P. 2/Lt 576th SO#24, 25Apr43    
Braun, Robert W. Cpl 576th SO#170, 25Aug44 Assigned.MOS 611 = Aerial Gunner; not on any clls  
Bray, Edward J. Cpl 576th SO#43, 25Feb45 assigned; MOS 852.Flew to Bradley Field CT aboard 41-28991 per OO#1, 25May45; MOS 852.  
Bray, Melvin G. Sgt 10thStaCompSq LFW    
Breckels   576th     Ground Crew Relaxing
Breckels, Melvin R. Pvt 576th or 579th SO#66, 31Oct43 Transferred to Disciplinary Training Center in custody ofPFC Maushart.33552424.Per Special Courts Martial Order No 11, 392nd BG 22 Oct 43 Ground Crew Relaxing
Breckenridge, Mitlon J. Cpl 579th SO#8, 27Mar43 MOS 552 = Control Tower Operator  
Bremer, George R. M/Sgt Gp Hq SO#1, 1Mar43 Gp G-2 (Intelligence) Wall, Bremer, and Weiner
Bremner Sgt 576th Capt Levell's roster 576th Ground Crew #6, "C" Flight  
Bremner, Robert M. Pvt 576th SO#12, 4Apr43 MOS 501 = Admin and Tech Clerk  
Breon, Harold Pfc 577th SO#19, 14Apr43 MOS 902 = Weapons Mechanic, Aircraft  
Brewer, Arthur G. Pvt 577th SO#3, 19Mar43 MOS 501 = Admin and Tech Clerks  
Brewer, Mike Pvt 576th and Gp Hq SO#3, 19Mar43 MOS 941 = Camera Technician Photographic Section; Photographic Section #2
Brewster, Edward M. 1/Lt 576th LFW 576th Sq Tech Sup Officer  
Brewster, Raymond L. Pvt Gp Hq SO#3, 19Mar43 MOS 501 =Admin and Tech Clerk.Gp S-4 clerk HQ Senior NCOs   McBride Wedding Party
Bridgeman, Delbert C. Sgt 10thStaCompSq LFW Per LFW, he was in Transportation Section and "devised a handy fitting grease plug for the hand pump of a grease gun so that it may be filled by power instead of by hand--saving much duty hours work"  
Brinegar, William C. Pvt 576th SO#21, 20Apr43 MOS 345 = Ordnance Light Truck Driver.Per 392nd orders 3Mar44, was a Munitions Worker.  
Brinkman, James A. Cpl 577th 577 roster 2May45    
Brobson, John F. S/Sgt 578th 578 roster 5Aug44 578th PT & Cnst Mechanic  
Broeker Jr, Roger J. 2/Lt 576th LFW Gp Turret Officer  
Broll, Lewis E. Pvt 576th SO#41, 12Mar44 MOS 590 = Laborer.Per SO#19, 25Jan45, transferred to 12th Reinforcement Depot for transfer to infantry; MOS 590.  
Bronson, Leslie S/Sgt 10thStaCompSq LFW    
Brooks Jr, Henry W. Capt 579th LFW 579th Sq Engineering Officer Short Snorter Ground Crew fm June82 2ADA Journal
Brooks Jr, Leonard Cpl 10thStaCompSq LFW    
Brooks, Harold Pfc 10thStaCompSq LFW    
Brooks, Raymond L. Pvt 576th SO#1, 1Mar43 MOS 239 = Teletypewriter Mechanic  
Brookstein, Henry S. Pvt 577th SO#3, 19Mar43 MOS 747 = Airplane and Engine Mechanic  
Brooner, Harold Sgt 578th 578 roster 5Aug44 Armorer  
Brosh, Charles J. Pfc 577th 577 roster 2May45    
Brotar, Charles J. Cpl 10thStaCompSq LFW    
Brower, Jerome S. 2/Lt 806th Cml Co Det A 392, 13Apr44 Per LFW, was CWS Ammun Officer  
Brown         Officers
Brown M/Sgt 576th Capt Levell's roster Inspector  
Brown, Adam T/5 1825th Ord S&M Co LFW    
Brown, Allen R. Cpl 579th SO#66, 31Oct43 MOS 964  
Brown, Amelia Civ American Red Cross     Officers
Brown, Carl W. Pfc 577th SO#3, 19Mar43 MOS 861 = Surgical Technician  
Brown, Clarence Pvt 578th SO#21, 20Apr43 MOS 345 = Ordnance Light Truck Driver  
Brown, Cleo R. Pfc 576th SO#72, 30Mar45 MOS change from 590 to 050.Per SO#164, 18Aug44, MOS change from 521 to 590.  
Brown, Hugh G. Sgt 10thStaCompSq LFW    
Brown, Jessie L. Pfc 577th 577 roster 2May45    
Brown, John N. M/Sgt 576th SO#55, 9Oct43 assigned.Awarded Good Conduct Medal per GO#5, 20Jul44.flew to Bradley Field Ct on 44-50527 per OO#1, 25May45; MOS 750.  
Brown, L Sgt       Football Team
Brown, Roland D. Jr. Pvt 578th SO#3, 19Mar43 MOS 911 = Airplane Armorer.Per 578th roster 5Aug44, was an armorer and power turret specialist. 578th Sqdn Armament Section
Brown, Stanley H. Pvt Gp Hq SO#6, 23Mar43 MOS 501 = Admin and Tech Clerk  
Brown Jr, Vinton S. Pfc 576th SO#16, 9Apr43 MOS 501 = Admin and Tech Clerk  
Brown, Warren L. Cpl 576th Capt Levell's roster Aircraft Armorer.Killed in the Line of Duty 21Jan45 Warren Brown and Friends
Brownell, Maynard W. Sgt 578th SO#1, 1Mar43    
Brownstein, Melvin I. Pvt 578th SO#3, 19Mar43 MOS 521 = Airman Basic  
Bruenderman, Leo L. Pfc 576th SO#21, 20Apr43 MOS 911 = Airplane Armorer  
Brumback, Luther F. Pfc 1825th Ord S&M Co LFW    
Brune, Charles H. Pvt 577th SO#3, 19Mar43 MOS 501 = Admin and Tech Clerks; Telephone Operator Individual Photo
Bryan, Ottest T. Pfc 10thStaCompSq 392, 3Mar44 Leather & Canvas Worker  
Bryan, Ray Pvt 576th SO#6, 23Mar43 MOS 929 = Automotive Equipment Operator  
Bryant, Edgar C. Sgt 577th SO#170, 25Aug44 Assigned; MOS 748 but not on any clls  
Bryha, Cyrus F. S/Sgt 10thStaCompSq LFW    
Brzostowski, John J. Pfc 577th 577 roster 2May45    
Buckels, Paul E. Pvt 576th SO#3, 19Mar43 MOS 747, Airplane and Engine Mechanic.Per Capt Levell's roster, 576th Ground Crew #3, "B" Flight  
Buckminister, Stewart I. T/Sgt 1287th MPs SO#71, 28Apr44 MOS 677 = Military Policeman.transferred to 231st Station Hospital.  
Budzisc, Albert F. Pvt   10May Trolley Mission CLL    
Buede, Floyd M. Cpl 10th SCS SO#67, 1Nov43    
Buffalo, John M. T/5 1287th MP Co Det A LFW Per Report of Aicraft Accident, he was aboard Niederriter's plane (41-29608) on 24aug44 on an airspeed calibration mission when it had a taxiing accident.MP.  
Buffin, Charles B. Pvt 578th SO#3, 19Mar43 MOS 929 = Automotive Equipment Operator.Per 578th roster 5Aug44, a 578th KP.  
Bugbee, Glen   Gp Hq   Gp Photographic Section Photographic Section
Buhl, Lloyd D. Pvt 577th SO#3, 19Mar43 MOS 826 = AF Technical Supply NCO  
Buhner, John C. Pfc 576th SO#16, 9Apr43 MOS 501 = Admin and Tech Clerk.Per LFW, he was 576th Sq Supply Sgt; departed for USA in Sep44.  
Buhrmeister, Henry F. Sgt 577th SO#28, 18Feb44 MOS 911 = Airplane Armorer  
Buirkle, Harold W. Pvt 576th SO#1, 1Mar43 MOS 405=Clerk-Typist.S-2, Intelligence E. Dereham 1943   576 S-2
Bullen, John W. Pvt 576th SO#3, 19Mar43 MOS 929 = Automotive Equipment Operator  
Bullock, Ronald H. Pvt 576th SO#21, 20Apr43 MOS 345 = Ordnance Light Truck Driver  
Bunting, Dee W. 1/Lt 576th   Air Sea Rescue Officer  
Buqho, George C. Pfc 577th and Gp Hq SO#23, 22Apr43 MOS 756 = AAF Radio Operator and Mechanic  
Buralaff, William C. S/Sgt 10thStaCompSq LFW    
Burger         Ground Crew Relaxing
Burger, George C. Pvt 579th SO#3, 19Mar43 MOS 501 = Admin and Tech Clerk  
Burger, Robert L. Pvt 579th SO#3, 19Mar43 MOS 501 = Admin and Tech Clerk  
Burke, Aubrey J. Cpl 10thStaCompSq LFW    
Burke, Edmund W. Capt 10thStaCompSq LFW Asst Dental Surgeon Hospital Staff, 20 Feb 1944   Officers
Burkhead, Cecil F. Cpl 465th Sub-Depot LFW MOS 501 = Administrative and Technical Clerk 465th Sub Depot photo #1   465th SubDepot Personnel
Burkle, Charles H. Sgt 579th SO#1, 1Mar43    
Burlington, Donald R. 2/Lt 10th SCS SO#90, 11Dec43    
Burnett, Charley D. Sgt   1May45 Trolley Mission list    
Burns, Francis J. Pvt GPHQ SO#57, 13Mar45 assigned; MOS 673  
Burns, Richard K. Pfc 577th 577 roster 2May45    
Burock, Frank P.V. 2/Lt Det "A" 806th Cml Co. SO#72, 10Nov43    
Burris, William L. Pvt 576th SO#11, 1Apr43 MOS 501 = Admin and Tech Clerk  
Burtner, Clair P. Capt Gp Hq LFW Gp Armament Officer 392nd Staff Officers 3May45   Individual Photo   McBride Wedding Party   Ground Officers Mess
Bury, Albert A. S/Sgt 10thStaCompSq LFW    
Bush, Joseph LtCol Gp Hq SO#1, 1Mar43 Designated Gp Executive Officer as of 24Feb43.Per SO#10, 30Mar43, appointed Gp Administrative Inspector. Individual Photo   392nd Staff Officers 3May45   Individual Photo   Rendle,Bush,Fritsche
Bush, Maurice L. Sgt 576th SO#66, 31Oct43 attended VHF maint course  
Busher, Alfred O. Pfc 1825th Ord S&M Co LFW    
Bushner, Kenneth L. Pvt 578th SO#11, 1Apr43 MOS 501 = Admin and Tech Clerk  
Buss, John H. T/4 1217th QM Svc Gp LFW    
Butterbaugh, Leslie J. S/Sgt 465th Sub Depot 465th Sub Depot history MOS 931 = Truck Driver, Heavy 465th Sub Depot photo #2
Butts, Gene S/Sgt 579th   Per May96 News, was a power turret mechanic, joining the Group at Alamogordo.  
Butwinski, Alec C. Pvt 806th Chem Co. SO#19, 25Jan45 transferred to 12th Reinf Depot for transfer to infantry; MOS 345  
Buxton, David R. Pfc 579th SO#21, 20Apr43 MOS 911 = Airplane Armorer  
Buzelli, Louis A. Pvt 10thStaCompSqdn 392nd orders 7Jan45    
Byam, Lloyd L. M/Sgt 576th Capt Levell's roster 576th Ground Crew "A" Flight  
Byers, John B. (MC) 1/Lt Gp Hq SO#17, 10Apr43 Per LFW, was 577th Sq Medical Officer; died of illness in Dec44 Hospital Staff, 20 Feb 1944
Byers, Donald C. Pvt 578th SO#3, 19Mar43 MOS 929 = Automotive Equipment Operator.Per 578th roster 5Aug44, an Auto Mechanic.  
Byers, John Pvt 579th SO#17, 10Apr43 MOS 756 = AAF Radio Operator and Mechanic  



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