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Richard H. "Dick" Gunn, Pilot; Richard A. Ainsworth, Co-pilot; Presley C. Funk, Bombardier; William Dale Matlock, Engineer Gunner, Richard C. Everett, Radio Gunner; H.E. Dean, Tail Gunner



  • 387th Bomb Group

    387th Bomb Group

    The 387th Bomb Group flew just under thirty missions with the Eighth Air Force before being transferred to the Ninth Air Force in October 1943. The Group remained at Chipping Ongar, Essex after being reassigned and continued to hit targets in France....

  • 558th Bomb Squadron


  • Richard Ainsworth

    Military | Pilot
    Rich Ainsworth told me that he had graduated from all fighter pilot schools, number three in his class. One day soon after graduation the CO called a formation. The CO called out names starting with "A", Ainsworth was called and sent to fly B26s as a...


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01 April 2017 18:31:50 Mike Smith Created entry with collection, caption and unit associations

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