461st plaque

461st Bombardment Group (H)

Ground Echelon

S-4


Material


Engineering Officer


Supply


Airplane Crew Chiefs

Crew Chief Name Squadron Date Assigned Archive
Anthony, Charles M. 765    
Archer, Vinal E. 764    
Avery, Wilfred J. 766    
Balfour, Sanford B. 764    
Basiliere, Robert E. 765 10-18-43 Story & Photos
Black, James D. 765    
Blandford, Carl H. 765    
Bloom, Harry R. 767 10-18-43  
Bowers, David E. 764    
Boyd, James M. 767    
Brehmer, Lawrence J. 767    
Bro, Alan M. 764 10-18-43  
Butlar, Robert L. 764 10-18-43  
Calhoun, Robert D. 767    
Cancienne, Phillip J. Jr. 766    
Carnes, Alton E. 765    
Christie, William H. 764    
Cox, Thomas L. 766    
Davidson, Herbert L. 766    
Dinnetz, George M. 767 10-18-43  
Doody, Joseph W. 764    
Eley, Richard C. 764    
Estrada, Raymond P. 767    
Farrell, Jefferson L. Jr. 765 10-18-43  
Farris, James P. Jr. 764    
Feyma, Jacob J. 766    
Fitzgerald, Byron J. 765    
Gartman, Richard 764    
Gatz, John W. Jr. 764    
Genuardi, Jacob J. 765    
Gillaspie, Thomas A. 765    
Goodhue, Edward F. 764    
Hammer, Joseph 766    
Hardee, James L. 764    
Harris, James P. Jr. 764
Hastings, Irving L. 766    
Hickey, Morrison F. 766    
Hipps, Lloyd C. 764    
Holland, Aubrey F. 764    
Hubbard, Franklin J. 764    
Hurley, Hendon H. 765    
Ignizio, Thomas 767    
Ives, Oscar R. 767    
Johnson, Ralph L. 766    
Joines, Joseph C. 766    
Jones, Henry A. 764 10-18-43
Jordan, William L. 766    
King, LeRoy 767    
Kosac, Frank J. 766    
Kuhn, Lawrence F. 765    
Larsen, Clifford L. 765    
Lindauer, Charles A. 764    
Lovin, Odess O. 767    
McMichell, Donald 767    
Morris, Max G. 767    
Morrison, Earl W. 766    
Mosiniak, Richard D. 767    
Myers, Donald R. 766    
Nason, Alfred G. 766    
Niccolai, Elmo 766    
O'Leary, Joseph F. 764    
Olesky, William C. 767    
Persico, Innocent F. 765    
Reese, Harold E. 765   Photos
Regan, Charles P. 765    
Rice, Earl G. 765    
Ruble, Charles D. 766    
Schipman, Leonard R. 767    
Stratton, Hugh J. 765    
Taylor, Oswald D. 767    
Thomas, Marvin W. 767    
Tidwell, William H. 766    
Tufts, Jack M. 765   Photos
Tyler, Charlie H. 764    
Walunas, Joseph 765    
Wise, Theodore P. 766    

Harry Sheafe Album

Doody & Calhoun's Shift

Enhanced by Gerry Kersey 

Thanks to John Sheafe

767th Ground Crew

First Row L-R:

Second Row L-R: Joseph W. Doody (Crew Chief); ?????; Capt. Harry Sheafe (Engineering Officer)

Third Row L-R:

Back Row L-R: ?????; ?????; Sgt. Max G. Morris (Crew Chief, Crew 75)

767th B Engineering

Thanks to John Sheafe

767th Flight B Engineering

Capt. Harry Sheafe is 7th from the right bottom row.

Out of Bounds

Courtesy of Mark Wise

Standing L-R: ?????; ?????; ?????; ?????

Squatting L-R: James O. Wise; ?????; ?????

Out of Bounds

Courtesy of Mark Wise

The tent group when we first got here. L-R: Ellis D. Blades, California; James O.Wise, West Virginia; Robert C. Erwine, Pennsylvania; Alvin L. Smith, Indiana; Hobart F. Beers, Connecticut. Joseph T. Galli, California, was taking the picture.

Galli & tent

Courtesy of Mark Wise

Joseph T. Galli from California

Galli & Kids

Courtesy of Mark Wise

Joseph T. Galli & some kids when we were swimming.  Doing pretty good to only be here 8 months .

Grisvard - Herzig

from Torretta Flyer No. 17, page 26

William B. Grisvard and Joseph F. Herzig

Harry Sheafe

Courtesy of John Sheafe

Harry Sheafe standing of the aircraft.  See what Col. Lee had to say about this aircraft.


Air Inspector Section


Armament

Armament

Enhanced by Gerry Kersey 


Chaplain


Communications Section

Byron D. Mills

766th Squadron Communications Section

Enhanced by Gerry Kersey 

766th Squadron Communication Section - June 2, 1944

Front Row L-R: Sgt. Harvey Jamerson; Pfc. Russel Markel; Cpl. Joseph Hopkins; Sgt. Richard D. Elsberry; T/Sgt. Harry C. Royce, Jr.; Sgt. Jackson C. Summers; Cpl. Joseph Collins; S/Sgt. Max Semel

2nd Row L-R: 1st Lt. Claude Walker; S/Sgt. Joseph Saffels; Cpl. George T. Tyler; Sgt. Gilroy A. Puckett; S/Sgt. Richard C. Spohn; Cpl. Gerald L. Templin; Cpl. William J. Unger; Sgt. James E. Coleman

Back Row L-R: Pfc. Louis Lotzoff; Cpl. William F. Snyder; Cpl. Jack L. Bailey; Sgt. Robert N. Schmidt; Sgt. Erving Blum; S/Sgt. Robert G. Anspach; Sgt. Glenn H. Hamilton; Sgt. Arthur McComb; Pvt. Dwight W. Maher; Cpl. Wilford Gillespie

Capt Huber and Comm Section

767th Squadron Communications Section


Medical Section

Walter Lenjer

Enhanced by Gerry Kersey 

Walter Lenjer


Ordnance and Transportation

Lt. Ozanich and Ordnance

767th Ordnance Section

Name Squadron MOS Date Assigned Archive
Reath, John C. 766 929   Photos
Zacek, Victor W. 766 813   Photos

765th Ordnance

765th Bomb Squadron Ordnance Section

764th Ordnance

Enhanced by Gerry Kersey

764th Bomb Squadron Ordnance Section

765th Ordnance

Enhanced by Gerry Kersey

765th Ordnance

Servicing .50 Cal. air cooled machine guns

L-R: Michael Malen, Len Bathurst, Charles "Pappy" Schroeder, Paul Sheeto

765th Ordnance

Enhanced by Gerry Kersey

765th Ordnance

Front L-R: Urho "Chief" Heikkinen, Michael Malen, Michael Duggan

Back L-R: Arlie Gallup, Carl Shinn, John Crimmins, Len Bathurst

765th Ordnance

Enhanced by Gerry Kersey

765th Ordnance

Front L-R: Michael Malen, Max Kastenberg

Back L-R: Len Bathurst, John Crimmins, Michael Duggan

765th Ordnance

Enhanced by Gerry Kersey

765th Ordnance

Grooming for town.

L-R: Len Bathurst, George Blaine, Jack "Pappy" Kramer, Eli Powers

765th Ordnance

Enhanced by Gerry Kersey 

765th Ordnance

L-R: Urho "Chief" Heikinen, Ordnance Chief Carl Shinn

765th Ordnance

Enhanced by Gerry Kersey 

765th Ordnance

Front L-R: George "Willie" Green, John Crimmins

Back L-R: Ray Downey, Arlie Gallup, Donald Hofmann, Carl Shinn


Special Services


Statistical Section


American Red Cross Field Director


S-1 Personnel


S-2 Combat Intelligence


Link Trainer

Link Trainer

Link Trainer

Enhanced by Gerry Kersey

Link Trainer

Enhanced by Gerry Kersey


Photography Section

Photography Section

Ouellete & Siplivy

Enhanced by Gerry Kersey 

Courtesy of Frederick G. Ouellete

L-R: Fred Ouellete; Jacob Siplivy

Fred was an Aerial Photographer assigned to the 767th Squadron.

Jacob (Jake) was a gunner in another unit and a friend of Fred.