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Glass crew

 

Mission List

 

CREW #107; 391st Squadron (as of May 3, 1945)

Mission #173 May 3, 1945 43-38299 L/U 391BS Glass

Mission #174 May 5, 1945 43-38959 L/H 391BS Glass

Mission #175 May 6, 1945 44-8138 L/J 391BS Glass

 

Mission and Crew Details

 

CREW #107; 391st Squadron (as of May 3, 1945)

Glass, James M. (P)

Yockey, Charles R. (Bob) (CP)

Roy, Herbert D. (N)

Simmons, Sherwood L. (Tog)

Aldridge, Frederick P. (R)

Herget, Charles A. (E)

Hetherington, William C. (TG)

Zeldes, Benjamin (BG)

Shee, Donald L. (G)

Winnie Witch (canine mascot)

 

Mission #173 May 3, 1945 43-38299 L/U 391BS Glass

Took off 0923 hours from hardstand #19.

Dropped 3 sets of Br. rations at 1044 hours from 500 feet.

Landed 1150 hours.

Glass (P)

Yockey (CP)

Roy (N)

Simmons (Tog)

Aldridge (R)

Herget (E)

Hetherington (TG)

Mehl (X)

Kelly (X)

Janusz (X)

 

Mission #174 May 5, 1945 43-38959 L/H 391BS Glass

Took off 0932 hours from hardstand #22.

Flew with 391st Squadron, 2nd Drop Zone.

Dropped 3 sets of rations at 1047 hours from 200 feet.

Landed 1156 hours.

Glass (P)

Yockey (CP)

Roy (N)

Simmons (Tog)

Aldridge (R)

Herget (E)

Roddy (X)

Verderber (X)

 

Mission #175 May 6, 1945 44-8138 L/J 391BS Glass

Took off 1341 hours from hardstand #18.

Flew with 391st Squadron.

Dropped 3 sets of rations at 1438 hours from 100 feet.

Landed 1621 hours.

Glass (P)

Yockey (CP)

Roy (N)

Simmons (Tog)

Aldridge (R)

Herget (E)

Lyons (X)

Leimetter (X)

Efseaff (X)

 

42-97469 Unknown name. No missions with 34BG

B-17G-15-VE

June 6, 1945 Returned to US Bradley

Flown to US by Glass crew #25-34. (Microfilm reel BO115, p.1464)

Glass, James M. Jr.                               2 Lt         O-830841                Pilot                        1091          B-17 Pilot

Yockey, Charles R.                               2 Lt         O-2063744              Co-Pilot                  1091          B-17 Pilot

Roy, Herbert D.                                    F/O         T-137784                Nav                         1034          Navigator

Aldridge, Frederick P.                          S/Sgt      13179616                Radio Op               757         Radio Operator- Mechanic-Gunner

Herget, Charles A. Jr.                          S/Sgt      32965467                Engr                        748

Zoldos, Benjamin                                 Sgt          31379694                Gunner                   612

Shee, Donald L.                                    Sgt          36781865                Gunner                   612

Hetherington, William C.                    Sgt          31468529                Gunner                   611

Simmons, Sherwood L.                        Sgt          4209283_ ?             Gunner                   612

Stroud, Walter R.                                 T/Sgt      33350392                Crew Chief             750

Greskowiak, Raymond E.                    T/Sgt      32831163                Passenger              748

Stankus, Adam E.                                 Sgt          33323134                Passenger              747

Chaisson, Wilton P.                             Pfc          38382554                Passenger              901

Cline, Edmond J.                                   S/Sgt      13039127                Passenger              911

Kaiser, Thomas J.                                 Pfc          37569802                Passenger              901

Cotar, Henry F.                                     2 Lt         O-787779                Passenger              1091          B-17 Pilot

Leventhal, Jack M.                               Cpl          31298439                Passenger              867          HQ personnel

Richardson, Clarence J.                       Sgt          38045789                Passenger              867          HQ personnel

Conway, Charles D.                             Sgt          32880461                Passenger              867          HQ personnel

Langston, Alwin B.                              Sgt          19011391                Passenger              867          HQ personnel