28 May 1944
Lead Crew, 5/28/1944 Leipzig, Germany. GROUP DEPUTY. ASSUMED LEAD AFTER EQUIPMENT FAILURES ON THE LEAD AIRCRAFT.
BACK L-R: F. Pederson (B), Bob Welsbacher (N), 2Lt Frederick M Griggs (CP), Jack Kelly (P), Forrest Wray (TG).
FRONT L-R: R. Schleuse (WG), Garnet Chouinard (BT), Jim Cruise (WG), Remo Budassi (TT), John Trypuc (RO).
Photo courtesy of Jack Kelly
Original Site Crew Photos
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28 May 1944, Leipzig, Germany
BACK ROW- FLOYD R. PEDERSON(B) ROBERT WELSBACHER(N) VERLE ROTH [webmaster note: records confirm that Griggs was the co-pilot] (CP) JOHN T. "JACK" KELLY(P) FORREST WRAY(TG)
FRONT ROW- ROBERT SCHLEUSE(WG) GARNET CHOUINARD(BT) JAMES CRUISE(WG) REMO BUDASSI(TT) JOHN V. TRYPUC(R)