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|Pilot Harold H. Van Wormer, O-736424 (POW, survived)
Co-Pilot John M. Peurifoy, Jr. (POW survived) GA
Nose Turret S/Sgt John H. Mohr, 16099581 (POW)
Bombardier 1st Lt. Herman J. Dias, O-729959 (MIA / KIA) SF, CA
Navigator Lt Charles H. Shaver, O-797085 (POW, survived) Lee, MA
Engineer S/Sgt Charles B. Schofield, 18120807 (POW survived) NM
Top Turret S/Sgt Stewart A. Anderson, 31145258 (POW survived) CT
Radio S/Sgt Walter K. Gomer, 11047714 (POW survived) MA
Tunnel Gunner S/Sgt Thomas J. O'Donnell, Jr., 12155037 (MIA / KIA) NY
Waist Gunner Louis J. Aiani, 16145097 (MIA / KIA) IL
Tail Gunner SSgt William F. Barbee, 18010876 (MIA / KIA) TX
Crashed January 19, 1944
In Australia, assigned to the 380th Bombardment Group, 529th Bombardment Squadron based at Long Strip. First combat mission was on January 17, 1944 piloted by Stevens for a reconnaissance over Manokwari and Noemfoor.
Seven were captured by the Japanese: Van Wormer, Peurifoy, Mohr, Shaver, Schofield, Anderson and Gomer.
Charles Shaver was taken prisoner by the Japanese and transported to Japan where he was interned at Tokyo POW Camp Branch #2 (Kawasaki) at Tokyo Bay.
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