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The Ward Crew


Crew Listing of B-29 Aircraft Tail Number 43-6428
6th Sqdn., 29th BG., 314th Wing, 20th AF., N. Field, Guam, 1944/1945

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Original Name on Plane: ?
Any Other Name on Plane: ?
City Name on Plane: ?
Date of Plane Arrival on Guam: ?
Accident Report: #45-1-9-7
> Air Crew < > Original Crew <
POS Rank Name Status Serial # MOS Missions
AC  Cpt  Irving H Ward  (KIT) 01/08/45 0437893   
2Lt  Roy L Winzer  (KIT) 01/08/45 0-775690   
RO  2Lt  Shelva F Harbour  (KIT) 01/08/45 2065758   
1Lt  William R Sage  (KIT) 01/08/45 0-685850   
2Lt  John W Osner  (KIT) 01/08/45 02060571   
FE  TSgt  Stephen M Pesuth  (KIT) 01/08/45 36040562   
ROM  Sgt  Rex Ford  (KIT) 01/08/45 14136677   
CFC  Cpl  Albert Mueller  (KIT) 01/08/45 35874323   
LG  Sgt  William J Geary  (KIT) 01/08/45 12217241   
RG  Sgt  Dominic Destefano  (KIT) 01/08/45 31056777   
TG  Sgt  William M Duncanson  (KIT) 01/08/45 11141391   
Number of Combat Missions Completed with this crew: 0

> Passengers <
POS Rank Name Status Serial # MOS Missions
Pos 1 MSgt  Warren Allen  (KIT) 01/08/45 6819147   
Pos 2 Lt Colonel  William Boren  (KIT) 01/08/45 0-406516   
Pos 3 1Lt  Borden March  (KIT) 01/08/45 0-863998   
Pos 4 MSgt  John Matkins  (KIT) 01/08/45 14037823   
Pos 5 SSgt  Henry Schenker  (KIT) 01/08/45 15354012   

> Ground Crew <
POS Rank Name Status Serial # MOS
No Ground Crew Members entered
Status As of Date Shown: (C) Living; (D) Deceased; (U) Unknown; (KIA) Killed in Action; (KIT) Killed in Training


246 AAF BU Pratt, Crew #6-12
Crashed on training flight to Puerto Rico, all onboard lost.
Approx location of crash - 26'20"N, 77'25"W, or 165 miles ENE of Miami or 140 miles ESE of West Palm Beach, FL.


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