Wellfleet
April 10, 1945

B-17 "Flying Fortress" Bomber

In Memory

Capt. Charles L. Hynds …..B-29 commander…..Waco, TX
1st Lt. Earle R. G. Smith …..B-29 navigator…..Ocean Grove, NJ
1st Lt. Virgil H. Jordan …..passenger…..Allen County, IN
1st Lt. Charles P. Armstrong …..passenger…..Winchester, MA
T/Sgt. Bernard P. Greely …..passenger…..South Hamilton, MA


(Survivors)
2nd Lt. George M. Withee …..B-29 pilot…..Long Beach, CA
1st Lt. Allan J. Nuszloch …..B-29 navigator…..Lewiston, MN
Cpl. William H. Davies …..B-29 radio operator…..Laredo, TX
Cpl. Leon S. Mieczkowski …..B-29 scanner…..Wilson, CT
Cpl. Richard A. Miesch …..B-29 scanner…..Detroit, MI
Lt. Col. Hadley V. Saehlenou …..B-17 pilot…..Cozad, NE
Maj. Gerald J. Crosson …..B-17 copilot…..Staten Island, NE
T/Sgt. Francis K. Horan …..B-17 engineer…..Wausau, WI
Cpl. Irvin O. Mertz …..passenger…..St. Louis, MO


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