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The Crew of Seamans'Demons:

James S Seamans - Pilot
Clyde W Lollis - Co-Pilot
George L Rhoades - Navigator
William R Brice - Bombadier
Herbert A Grand - BOG
Paul A Ross - TTE
Homer Goodman - BTG
Anthony T Schimmel - WG
Edward J Tatro - TG
John J Sheehan - WG

Connections

Units

  • 100th Bomb Group

    100th Bomb Group

    Group
    "The Bloody Hundredth", so-called because of a reputation for losing a high number aircraft and crews, flew B-17s from Thorpe Abbotts, Norfolk. Their losses were not the highest of any Eighth Air Force Group but on several occasions the Group lost many...

  • 418th Bomb Squadron

People

  • William Brice

    Military | Major | Bombardier
    My father flew 29 missions with the James S. Seamans' Crew. The nickname for the crew was Seamans' Demons. He was lead bombadier on several if not most missions. He was a good man whom I loved very much. He told me stories of his missions and escapades...

  • Homer Goodman

    Military | Ball Turret Gunner

  • Herbert Grand

    Military | Radio Operator Gunner

  • Clyde Lollis

    Military | Pilot

  • G Rhoades

    Military | Captain | Navigator
    26 NOV 44 HAMM - LEAD NAVIGATOR (SEE J. S. SEAMAN MEMO). CPT

  • Anthony Schimmel

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Waist Gunner

  • James Seamans

    Military | Pilot

  • J Sheehan

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Waist Gunner
    19 JULY 44 SCHWEINFURT, (FLAK) TAPS: 14 APR 1961. WIA

  • Edward Tatro

    Military | Tail Gunner

Missions

  • 667

    6 October 1944

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
07 March 2016 00:02:01 Jameswbrice Created entry with collection, caption, unit associations and person associations
Sources

James W Brice; son of
MAJ William R Brice, Bombadier
418th Heavy Bombardment Squadron.

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