SUPPORT & GROUND CREW LIST OF THE 392ND BOMB GROUP

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THE FOLLOWING IS OUR CURRENT LIST OF GROUP & SUPPORT CREW WITH LAST NAMES STARTING WITH "O"
Additional selections can be found at the bottom of this page.

Name Rank Unit Comments Photo
Oatis, Edmund Maj Postal Finance Ofcr  
O'Banion, Paul E. Pfc 578th Truck Driver
O'Barr, Mitchell C. Pvt 577th and 1287th MP Co (AVN) MOS=521, Airman Basic
O'Boyle, Kenneth N. Cpl 578th Armorer - 578th Sqdn Armament Section   Spinelli & O'Boyle
Obremski, Peter P. Pvt 577th MOS 521 = Airman Basic
O'Brian, Jack J. Pfc 10thStaCompSq  
O'Brien, Brendan Q. 1/Lt 579th  
O'Brien, Charles F. Pfc 806th Chem Co Awarded the Good Conduct Medal.
O'Brien, Walter W. T/Sgt 577th Placed on indefinite TD with Det "A" 1287th MP Co (Avn).Perhaps had finished combat tour.
O'Brien, William E. Pvt 579th MOS 747 = Airplane and Engine Mechanic
O'Brien, William J. Pvt 577th MOS 747 = Airplane and Engine Mechanic
O'Brien, William L. Cpl 577th MOS 683 = Bombsight Mechanic (Sperry)
O'Connell, Robert W. Sgt 577th  
O'Conner, Miles F. Pfc 10th SCS MOS change from 521 to 405.Per SO#66, 23Mar45, transferred to 12th Reinf Depot for transfer to infantry; MOS 405.Per GO#3, 30May44, awarded the Good Conduct Medal.
O'Connor, Danny Pfc   McBride Wedding Party
O'Connor, George 1/Lt 578th 578th Sq Ordnance Officer - Ordnance Officeres 14 July 44
O'Connor, John J. T/Sgt 18th Weather Sta assigned, atchd to 10th SCS for quarters and rations.32286155
Ockiniak, Frank     Gp Photo Section
O'Connor, John G. Pvt Gp Hq and 578th MOS 501 = Admin and Tech Clerk
Odierno, Frank Pvt 578th MOS 747 = Airplane and Engine Mechanic
O'Donnell, Howard E. Pvt 577th MOS 555 = Aircraft Sheet Metal Worker
Oettinger, James S. Pfc 579th MOS 911 = Airplane Armorer
Ogea, Robert A. Cpl 10thStaCompSq  
Oksenial, Frank J. Pvt 10thStaCompSq  
Oliver, Frank Pvt 579th MOS 555 = Aircraft Sheet Metal Worker - 579th ground crew going on a pass
Olivier, Leon J. Pvt 579th MOS 747 = Airplane and Engine Mechanic
Olsen, Arthur H. Pvt 578th MOS 747 = Airplane and Engine Mechanic.Per LFW, Painter.
Olson, Arthur Sgt 579th S-2 Staff - S-2 Staff   S-2 Personnel
Olson, Donald W. Sgt 577th Placed on indefinite TD with 1287th MPs.
Olson, Edmund S. Sgt 579th In Oct43 attended 7 week HF D/F Operators School
Olson, Richard K. Pvt 576th MOS 504.Per Capt Levell's roster, 576th Ordnance Section Chief
Olson, Sheldon K. S/Sgt 578th Airplane Armorer - 578th Sqdn Armament Section
Olson, Vernon L. F/Sgt 1825th Ord S&M Co MOS 585, First Sergeant, then MOS 502 = Administrative Noncommissioned Officer - Bicycles
Olsson, Edmund S.   579th  
O'Neill     Ground Crew Relaxing
O'Neill, James J. Pvt 576th MOS 747 = Airplane and Engine Mechanic
O'Neill, John D. 2/Lt 579th Asst Sq Intelligence Officer - IndividualAsst S-2 579th
O'Neill, Ralph F. Pvt 579th MOS change from 650 to 056.Per SO#142, 25Jul44, MOS change from 056 to 055.Per SO#136, 19Jul44, reduced to Pvt for cause.
Onstot, Harry O. S/Sgt 578th TD for sighting and harmonization course
Onyon, John I. T/Sgt Gp Hq Chief Clerk, S-4
Openheim, Robert S/Sgt 576th MOS 688
Opshal, Roland C. S/Sgt 577th reduced from S/Sgt to Pvt for cause, then promoted to Sgt
Ordonez, Hector Pvt 577th MOS 747 = Airplane and Engine Mechanic
Orf, V.W. Sgt 1825th Ord S&M Co 1217th QM Co - 1217th-QM-Co-AVN-May-1994 NEWS
Ormerod, Raymond N. Sgt 10thStaCompSq  
Ormiston, Robert S. Pvt 578th MOS 747 = Airplane and Engine Mechanic
O'Rourke, John P. Cpl 579th MOS 754 = AF Radio Mechanic
Orr   579th 579th ground crew and 670   Bomber 13; Bomber 9; Bomber 4
Orrell, William R. Sgt 10thStaCompSq  
Ortego, Wilbon P. Sgt 577th  
Ortez, Raymond Cpl 577th  
Ory, Joseph J. Pvt 579th 579th ground crew and 670   MOS 747 = Airplane and Engine Mechanic
Orzech S/Sgt 576th 576th Ground Crew #1, "B" Flight
Osborne, George W. Pfc 577th MOS 832
Osseck, Paugh R. Pfc 576th and 578th MOS 683 = Bombsight Mechanic (Sperry).Per 392nd orders 3Mar44, he was an Airplane Armorer.
Otenstein, Alvin Cpl    
Owens     1825th Ordnance Personnel #1
Owens, Charles M. Pvt 579th MOS 747 = Airplane and Engine Mechanic
Owens, Hardy L. Pvt Gp Hq MOS 521 = Airman Basic, Non-Specialist
Oxley, William H. Cpl 578th Radio Operator - 578th Sqdn Communications Section
Ozga, Stanley E. Cpl 579th MOS 824 = Mess Sergeant