384th Bombardment Group (Heavy) in World War II

Welcome to the 384th Bombardment Group (Heavy) Photo Gallery. This gallery makes available the photographic and documentary portion of the 384th BG record. All content on this gallery is visible to all visitors. Those wishing to enter a comment or contribute images will need to register and log in (links at left of Home page). Please register for an account when you need access beyond viewing gallery content. For additional information about the 384th BG, visit the 384th Bomb Group website⇗.

Guidance on contributing images can be obtained by downloading this PDF document:  Upload Instructions

ATTENTION: DUE TO PROBLEMS IN THE LATEST UPDATE, YOU MUST LOG IN TO SEE THE GALLERY CONTENTS - CREATE AN ACCOUNT IF NECESSARY.

Home /

Boles Crew, Salvage Queen

See back
crewx012.jpg crewx012.jpg Britt crew, unidentified B-17F in front of hangarThumbnailsErnest Sierens crew, 547th BS, and Dueces WildBritt crew, unidentified B-17F in front of hangarThumbnailsErnest Sierens crew, 547th BS, and Dueces WildBritt crew, unidentified B-17F in front of hangarThumbnailsErnest Sierens crew, 547th BS, and Dueces WildBritt crew, unidentified B-17F in front of hangarThumbnailsErnest Sierens crew, 547th BS, and Dueces WildBritt crew, unidentified B-17F in front of hangarThumbnailsErnest Sierens crew, 547th BS, and Dueces WildBritt crew, unidentified B-17F in front of hangarThumbnailsErnest Sierens crew, 547th BS, and Dueces WildBritt crew, unidentified B-17F in front of hangarThumbnailsErnest Sierens crew, 547th BS, and Dueces Wild

The original Boles Crew, assigned to the 545th BS on 12 November 1943. Photo dates from shortly after that time.

Back L-R: 2Lt George S Malcolm (B), 2Lt Theophilus Edward Beinar (N), 2Lt Robert H Kass (CP), Andrew John Boles, Jr (P).
Front L-R: SSgt Frank H Butman (FG), SSgt Glenn M Faust (TG), SSgt Harry Francis Cologne (BT), TSgt Alfred G Cason (RO), SSgt James F Stanley (FG), TSgt Donald Thomas Vorisek (E/TT), Pvt Armando Ordaz*

* Ordaz was not a member of this crew. He apparently photo-bombed this shot. Note the absence of rank insignia, indicating that he was a "Buck" Private. Read more about him on his person page.

Aircraft: B-17F 546th BS 42-30005 BK*A Salvage Queen; Charles Schuyler crew chief.

Source: The Quentin Bland Collection. Additional information courtesy of Richard Giancarlo, 2015.


Dimensions
1445*1120
File
crewx012.jpg
Filesize
271 KB
Visits
1874

0 comments