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303rd ESCAPEE
and
EVADEE CREWMEN

[Copyright ©1997 Harry D. Gobrecht]







E&E#MACRDATE
MIA
B-17CREWMAN PILOTSQ/Pos/MSNsDATE of
RETURN
6? 12-12-42 41-24582 2Lt Robert L. Mays Frost 358-Pilot(2)27-01-43
8?12-12-42 41-24585 1Lt Gilbert T Schowalter Flickenger 360-Navig(3)26-01-43
9 ? 12-12-42 41-24585 2Lt Jack E. WilliamsFlickenger 360-CoPilot(3)29-01-43
12 15571 23-01-43 41-24584 2Lt Mark L. McDermott Robey 427-CoPilot(5)07-02-43
13 15571 23-01 43 41-24584 S/Sgt Sebastian L. Vogel Robey 427-Radio(5)07-02-43
14 ? 12-12-43 41-24585 Sgt Norman P. Therrieu Flickenger 360-RWG(1) 07-02-43
16 ? 23-01-43 41-24603 2Lt John W. Spence Sanderson 359-Navig(7) 15-03-43
17 ? 23-01-43 41-24603 T/Sgt Sidney Devers Sanderson 359-Eng(7) 15-03-43
18 ? 12-12-42 41-24582 T/Sgt Kenneth G. Hildebran Frost 358-Eng(2) 15-03-43
19 ? 12-12-42 41-24582 Sgt James R Toney Frost 358-TG(2) 15-02-43
20 ? 12-12-42 41-24585 T/Sgt Frederick B. Hartung Flickenger 360-LWG(4) 15-03-43
21 15473 23-01-43 41-24580 2Lt Bruce W. GordonO'Connor, OT 358-Navig(5) 28-03-43
22 15473 23-01-43 41-24580 2Lt Eldon T. RuppeO'Connor, OT358-CoPilot(5) 28-03-43
29 ? 23-01-43 41-24603 T/Sgt Miles B.Jones Sanderson359-Radio(7) 25-04-43
31 ?12-12-42 41-24585 T/Sgt William A. Whitman Flickenger 360-Eng(3) 25-05-43
32 ? 12-12-42 41-24585 S/Sgt Iva Lee Fegette Flickenger 360-Radio(3) 25-05-43
4415727 01-05-43 42-5780 2Lt Harry E. Roach Sterling 427-Navig(3) 29-06-43
51 ? 23-01-43 41-24603 S/Sgt Frank W. Greene Sanderson 359-BTG(5) 06-08-43
63?04-07-43 42-5792 T/Sgt Bernard H. Koenig O'Connor,RS 358-Eng(25) 10-08-43
118 470 31-08-4342-29635 2Lt William P. Maher Monahan 358-Navig(12) 05-10-43
121 ? 04-07-4342-5792 Sgt Edward F. Chonskie O'Connor,RS 358-LWG(1) 18-10-43
122? 04-07-43 42-5792 S/Sgt John Zioance O'Connor,RS 358-TG(17) 18-10-43
123 ? 04-07-43 42-5792 S/Sgt Albert V.H. Carrol O'Connor,RS 358-BTG(24)19-10-43
134470 31-08-43 42-29635 S/Sgt Frank Kimotek Monahan358-Radio(12) 25-10-43
231103320-10-4342-29571 2Lt William R. Hartigan Hartigan 358-Pilot(7) 23-11-43
232103320-10-4342-29571 2Lt Lorin F. Douthett Hartigan 358-Navig(7) 23-11-43
29347031-08-43 42-29635 2Lt Walter Hargrove Monahan 358-Bomb(13) 27-12-43
377470 31-08-43 42-29635 Sgt Barton V. Pryor Monahan 359-Photo(2) 05-02-44
[5]470 31-08-43 42-29635 S/Sgt Alfred R. Buinicky Monahan 359-BTG(14) [5]
633 2863 28-02-44 42-5306 S/Sgt Nick Asvestos Shoup 359-LWG(12) 11-05-44
6551674 30-12-43 42-39735 S/Sgt William E. Wolff Osborn 360-LWG(6) 21-05-44
6712260 29-01-44 42-39786 2Lt Bernard W. Rawlings Fowler 427-CoPilot(7) 25-05-44
674? 11-01-44 42-29524 2Lt Clayton C. David Watson 358-CoPilot(3) 25-05-44
683446329-04-4442-31241 2Lt Robert C. Kerr Bohle 427-CoPilot(2) 01-06-44
700132501-12-4342-397812Lt Frank Mitchell Luke 360-CoPilot(3)01-06-44
735167431-12-4342-39795 2Lt Nelson CampbellOsborn 360-Bomb(7) 10-06-44
7444273322-04-44 42-39807 2Lt Walter A. Meldrich Seddon358-Navig(10) 15-06-44
7522863 28-04-4442-53061Lt Charles J. McLain Shoup 359-Bomb(13) 15-06-44
1383844015-08-4443-37838 Capt Arnold C. Litman Litman 358-Pilot(7) 03-09-44
1384844015-08-4443-378381Lt Lawrence J. SteinLitman 358-CoPilot(19) 03-09-44
1385844015-08-4443-378381Lt Wayne E. Krouskup Litman 358-Navig(24) 03-09-44
1386 8440 15-08-4443-37838 T/Sgt Fred R. Meyer Litman 358-Radio(18) 03-09-44
1387 844015-08-44 43-37838 T/Sgt Harry R. Card Litman 358-Eng(18) 03-09-44
[4] 750313-07-4442-97905 1Lt Paul H. Long Long 360-Pilot(32) ?-10-44
[4] 750313-07-4442-979051Lt Marvin E. Shaw Long 360-Nav(31)?-10-44
[4] 750313-07-4442-979052Lt Charles E. Cassidy Long 360-Bom(14) ?-10-44
[4] 750313-07-4442-97905 S/Sgt Keith R. Olson Long 360-Eng(32) 27-10-44
[4] 750313-07-44 42-97905 S/Sgt John Mours Long 360-TG(32) 27-10-44
[4] 750313-07-44 42-97905 2Lt Harold L. Carlman Long 360-CP(21) 27-10-44
[4] 750313-07-44 42-97905 S/Sgt Wesley C. Abbott Long 360-WG(32) ?-10-44
13888440 15-08-44 43-37838 S/SGT Manley E. Grissom Litman358-WG(17) 03-09-44
13898440 15-08-44 43-37838 S/Sgt William P. Truesdell Litman 358-BTG(18) 03-09-44
1484427322-04-44 42-39807 2Lt John R Seddon Seddon 358-Pilot(12) 05-09-44
1485843915-08-4442-970851Lt Lowell L. Rickey Charnick 358-Bomb(21) 05-09-44
1486843715-08-4442-102680 Sgt LaMar H. Whittier Cathey 358-Radio(7) 05-09-44
1597674028-06-44 42-31200 S/Sgt Albert WillardWardowski 427-Radio(l) 06-09-44
1598674028-06-4442-31200Sgt John I. Snede Wardowski 1427-WG)(1) 06-09-44
1662226029-01-4442-39786 2Lt Joseph C. Thompson,Jr Fowler 427-Bomb(3) 07-09-44
1684844015-08-4443-37838S/Sgt Clarence J. WilliamsLitman 358-TG(17) 07-09-44
1722226029-01-4442-39786S/Sgt Loen E. ZimmerFowler 427-RWG(7) 08-09-44
1723226029-01-4442-39786S/Sgt Richard ArringtonFowler 427-BTG(8) 08-09-44
1884377013-04-4442-97617Sgt William R Ferrell Viets 358-TG(18) 10-09-44
1943264522-02-4442-31399 F/O Joseph DeLucaCrook 360-Bomb(15) 11-09-44
2014654122-06-4442-31432T/Sgt Robert H. Johnson Fisher 360-Radio(9) 12-09-44
2060264722-02-4442-5788Maj George R WeinbrennerMorrin8thAF-Obs13-09-44
2119264522-02-4442-31399Sgt Salvador ChavezCrook360-RWG(14) 15-09-44
2120843715-08-4442-102680Sgt Bert C. NelsonCathey 358-BTG(7) 15-09-44
2225347526-03-4442-31929T/Sgt Conrad J. KerschMars 427-Eng(6) 19-09-44
2275264522-02-4442-31399T/Sgt Robert J. HannanCrook 360-Radio(15)24-09-44
2308164522-02-4442-31399lstLt Charles D. CrookCrook 360-Pilot(14) 28-09-44
2335103320-10-4342-29571S/Sgt John W. LowtherHartigan 358-RWG(5) 29-09-44
2424103320-10-4342-29571T/Sgt Robert L. WardHartigan 358-Radio(7)04-10-44
2734 [4]427024-04-4442-316692Lt Elmer P. IraelsonHofmann358-Bomb(24) 02-12-44
2796264522-02-4442-31299S/Sgt Roy A. CheekCrook360-BTG(14)06-01-45
?1422325-04-4544-83447lstLt Warren F. MaugerMauger427-Pilot06-05-45
?674028-06-4442-312002Lt N.E. Hainlin,JrWardowski427-CoPilot(6)[1]
1504?167430-12-4342-397951Lt William C. OsbornOsborn360-Pilot(7)[2]
1468?167430-12-4342-397952Lt Jack Jernigan,Jr.Osborn360-CoPilot(7)[2]
1483?167430-12-4342-39795 Sgt Vincent J. ReeseOsborn360-RWG(2)[3]

[1] Escaped while POW
[2] Evaded capture for six months. Betrayed by French, captured and made a POW
[3] Evaded capture - Fought with French underground - Captured and executed on 22-04-44
[4] Escaped from Internment in Switzerland
[5] Believed to have evaded capture with help of the French Resistance. Later captured and made a POW