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Jay Ossiander's crew. L-R Back Row: Penrose Reagan, Angelo Virgona, George Clarke, Donald Rouse, Ancil Anderson, Tommy Higdon.

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  • Ancil Anderson

    Military | Sergeant | Ball Turret Gunner
    INT Damaged by flak and landed in Switzerland on 7/31/44 in B-17 Umbriago #42107092

  • George Clarke

    Military | Sergeant | Right Waist Gunner, Waist Gunner
    INT Damaged by flak and landed in Switzerland on 7/31/44 in B-17 Umbriago #42107092

  • Thomas Higdon

    Military | Sergeant | Tail Gunner
    INT Damaged by flak and landed in Switzerland on 7/31/44 in B-17 Umbriago #42107092

  • Jay Ossiander

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Pilot
    Damaged by flak and landed in Switzerland on 7/31/44 in B-17 Umbriago #42-107092, Interned (INT).

  • Penrose Reagan

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Top Turret Gunner
    INT Damaged by flak and landed in Switzerland on 7/31/44 in B-17 Umbriago #42107092. While interned in Switzerland, Penrose (Ray) Reagan was selected to star in the movie "The Last Chance" (1945) directed by Leopold Lindtberg. This movie won the Grand...

  • Donald Rouse

    Military | Sergeant | Bombardier, Bombardier; Togglier
    INT Damaged by flak and landed in Switzerland on 7/31/44 in B-17 Umbriago #42107092

  • Angelo Virgona

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Radio Operator
    Completed 35 missions. Angelo passed away on 11/28/19 at the age of 98. He was very proud of his service and went to the Mighty Eighth Museum in GA several times. It wasn't until after he passed and going through his effects that we learned that he...

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
13 December 2019 00:17:48 Bill Buskey Changes to caption
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Jay Ossiander's Crew Photograph with names.

Date Contributor Update
12 December 2019 23:27:41 Bill Buskey Changes to caption
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Father in Law's crew photo

Date Contributor Update
12 December 2019 23:26:40 Bill Buskey Created entry with collection, caption and person associations
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Father in Law's photograph.

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