LIVING BIOGRAPHIES AND
HONOR * COURAGE
Some Gave Some and
Some Gave All . . .
"They Gave their lives so that
me may live in liberty and peace"
The Good Lord
said it best, "There is no greater love,
than that of a man who would lay down his life for another"
Lieutenant, Edward T. Mueller, PILOT
Lieutenant Baker of the
CARRIE B. II
PILOT, George Rarey, 379th Fighter
Fred S. Acomb, Crew 6268
Leroy E. "Babe" Leist, TG 418th Squadron, 100th BG, 8th AF
Raymond G. Mears, 36 AAF Bomb Squadron "Unrecognized Hero"
Lt, John W. Wilson, (Pilot) 401st Bomber Squadron, 91st Bomber Group
G. Chaplick (Pilot) & Crew ~97th BG
Memory: Those Who Gave all from the 354th (Group History)
Cassens, Bombardier/Screwball Express, 1922-2001
Bill Fitzsimmons/Captain 409th/25 Combat Missions, 1923-1992
T/Sgt - T/Sgt.
- Kenneth L. Erhard - USAF 8th Air Force 44th Bomb Group -67th
George W. Mears - Pilot - 511th Sq, 351st Bombardment Group /
94th Bombardment Wing, 1st Air Division of 8th Army Air Force
Rankin - Pilot/Trainer of Pilots For War - His Legacy 50 Years
Richard Bong (Ace & Test Pilot) "America's Ace of
Aces" 9/24/20 - 8/6/45
Howard A. Earney (ASN 36049891) (Radio) POW 4/17/43 . . Stalag
Stout 379th Bomb Group 527th Bomb Squad -- POW -- Died 1971
Lieutenant, Thomas W. Mooney, III - PILOT
Michael L. Arooth, Top Ranked Gunner Ace
Sergeant, J. Andy Anderson, Chief of Squadron Intelligence
Chuck Yeager World War 2 ace, shot down 11 German planes,
including 2 Me-262 jets