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Silas B. Ashwell, Pilot
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SILAS B. ASHWELL CREW - 427th BS
(Assigned 427BS: 06 July 1943)

Lt Ashwell never had an assigned crew.

Lt Ashwell flew thirteen missions as CoPilot with four different crews:

Lt Ashwell then became a Lead Crew CoPilot and Pilot on twenty-one missions:
  • As Lead Crew CoPilot: Nine missions - 83 (16 Nov 43), 116, 244, 247, 303, 313, 315, 322 & 327
  • As Lead Crew Pilot: Twelve missions - 248, 311, 317, 325, 331, 333, 338, 342, 349, 353, 357 & 363 (20 April 1945).

[Researched by Historian Harry D. Gobrecht]