2 March 1944, Frankfurt-am-Main (Rail Yard)
Back L-R: 1st Lt. Randolph Jacobs (P), Maj. Alfred Nuttall (AC/CP), Maj. Talbot (Medical Officer), 1st Lt. Arthur Drogue (N), 1st Lt. Earl Mason (B), 1st Lt. Orion Allio (OBS/TG)
Front L-R: SSgt. Bob Compton (WG), SSgt. Larry Wager (WG), SSgt. Edward “Mickey” O’Leary (BT), TSgt. Jack Goetz (TT), TSgt. Alan Purdy (RO)
Note: The Individual Sortie Record of John Mayo Talbot, a flight surgeon, shows that he flew the March 2, 1944 mission (although a typo shows 3-2-33), but the loading list does not.
Aircraft: B-17G 544th BS 42-31364 SU*D Nuttall's Nut House
Source: The Quentin Bland Collection.
Another image of this photo carried the following description:
Randolph Jacobs crew, Lead Crew, March 2, 1944, mission to Frankfurt, Germany.
Standing L-R: LT R.Jacobs, MAJ A.Nutall, MAJ M. Talbot, LT A. Droque, LT E. Mason, LT A. Allio
Kneeling L-R: SSGT R. Compton, SSGT L. Wager, SSGT E. O'Leary, TSGT J. Goetz, TSGT Purdy
Original Site Crew Photo