1 June 2005
Contact has been established with Cohan and Wooden.
Added: Crew 39 Honor Roll; Names of Dahle, Feigenson
and Tull found on Social Security Death Index (SSDI)
1 March 2004
Crew 39 is listed as above (except for Horton) is based
on SO 182 dated 4 August 1945 issued by 314th BW HQ
- Assigned to Lead Crew School - Muroc AAB, CA for 30
days. Orders are courtesy of 1st Lt Howard Hawthorne,
19 August 2001
Updated Rank per 61st orders courtesy of Ben
Hill, RG, P-22; added
first names of pilot and TG from above mentioned documentation.
At the 39th Bomb Group's 2000
Reunion the above list of crew members and positions
was submitted by Ray Schwartz, P-6.
Ray and his friend, Mike Holowach, during one of their
visits worked together to fill in some of the blanks
on this crew.
were eight crews with only 4 men listed, the Airplane
Commander, Navigator, Bombardier and Radar Specialist.
They were Crew 26 (replacement),
Crew 36, Crew
38, Crew 39, Crew 40,
Crew 55, Crew
59 and WOC.
information on Crew 36, Crew 38, Crew 39 and Crew 40
came from a list compiled by Lt. Robert Woodard, P-33.
The list of officers submitted were of the 61 crews
of the 39th Bomb Group. A list of enlisted men for these
crews was hard to locate. Can you help fill in the blanks?
If so please email firstname.lastname@example.org