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Amedeo E. Capuano, Pilot
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(Assigned 359BS: 16 April 1945 - Photo: 17 April 1945)

2Lt Amedeo E. Capuano (P), 2Lt Jens Worm (N), 2Lt Henry F. Cotar (CP)

Cpl Jack R. Boyes (E), Cpl John B. Adams (R),
Cpl Clayton Robinson (Togglier), Sgt Winston W. Barrett (Gunner),
Cpl John L. Holloway (Gunner), Cpl Charles M. Moeller (Gunner)

Crew Note:
The Capuano Crew was one of ten crews (91 men) to be assigned to the 303rd BG(H) on 16 & 17 April 1945. These crews were the last to be assigned to the 303rd BG(H) at Molesworth. They arrived too late to fly any combat missions, but these last ten crews are all a very significant part of the 303rd BG(H) history and heritage. The ten no-mission crews were:

[Researched by Historian Harry D. Gobrecht]