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The Cannon Crew


Crew Listing of B-29 Aircraft Tail Number 42-6395
43rd Sqdn., 29th BG., 314th Wing, 20th AF., N. Field, Guam, 1944/1945

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Accident Report: #45-10-8-1
> Air Crew < > Original Crew <
POS Rank Name Status Serial # MOS Missions
AC  2Lt  Earl F Cannon  (KIT) 10/08/44 0-798967   
2nd LT  Lynn E Pavitt  (KIT) 10/08/45 0-778934   
F/O  Walter A Trymbulak  (KIT) 10/08/45 T-129569   
2nd LT  Walter E Rock  (KIT) 10/08/45 02060589   
FE  2nd LT  William W Jones  (KIT) 10/08/45 0-868016   
FE  PFC  Daniel J Sughrue  (KIT) 10/08/45 39562165   
ROM  CPL  William W Roberts  (KIT) 10/08/45 38531009   
Number of Combat Missions Completed with this crew: 0

> Passengers <
POS Rank Name Status Serial # MOS Missions
AG 1 Sgt  Benjamin Calhoun  (KIT) 10/08/44    
AG 2 T/SGT  Herbert Lingafelt  (KIT) 10/08/44    
AG 3 T/SGT  Steven Kovalich  (KIT) 10/08/45 13025108   
AG 4 PFC  George Orr  (KIT) 10/08/45 34827292   
AG 5 PFC  Joseph Panioi  (KIT) 10/08/45 36777199   
AG 6 PFC  Jerome Peters  (KIT) 10/08/45 42071834   
AG 7 PFC  Joseph Paetz  (KIT) 10/08/45 42068725   
AG 8 PVT  Carroll Smith  (KIT) 10/08/45 37739015   

> 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


Training Flight from Pratt AAF, Pratt, Kansas. Crashed and burned October 8, 1944 near the Texas refinery, 5 miles from the heart of Dallas.
Newspaper "Dallas Morning News" reported that there were 15 crew members on the plane when it crashed. The Accident Report listed only 13 persons. The 2 persons not listed on the crash report are: TSgt Herbert Lingafelt from Confield, OH and Sgt Benjamin P. Calhoun from Palaika, FL.


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