Hitler's Gremlin (42-3043) Lockhart Crew, 401st BS, 91st BG
BACK ROW - LEFT TO RIGHT:
Unknown; S/Sgt. Arthur W. Burns, Tail Gunner; T/Sgt. William C. Darden, Radio Operator; S/Sgt. Chester W. Raphoon, Ball Turret Gunner; S/Sgt. George Serafin, Waist Gunner
FRONT ROW - LEFT TO RIGHT:
Unknown; 2nd Lt. Clive "Woody" Woodbury, Co-pilot; Lt. Eugene M. Lockhart, Pilot; Unknown; Unknown (mascot; unknown)
The 91st Bombardment Group (Heavy) was activated at Harding Field, Louisiana on 15-April-1942 and went to MacDill Field, Florida for the first phase of training from 16-May-1942 to 25-June-1942. The Group was then assigned to 2nd Air Force at Walla...
B-17 Flying Fortress
Delivered Denver 29/1/43; Assigned 401BS/91BG [LL-B] Bassingbourn 22/4/43; Missing in Action 16m Schweinfurt 17/8/43 with Gene Lockhart, Co-pilot: Clive Woodbury, Navigator: Granville Williams, Bombardier: Bob Sherwin, Flight engineer/top turret gunner...
Military site : airfield
Now home to a museum all about the aifield and its USAAF residents (http://www.towermuseumbassingbourn.co.uk/) , Bassingbourn opened in 1938 as part of the RAF's pre-war expansion programme. The RAF continued to use it until late in 1942 when its long...