Lead Crew, 9/16/1943, Nantes, France


Target was a ship, the sub-tender Kertosono in the harbor. Bombs from several Groups fell short and landed in the city.

B-17F 42-3216, "The Joker," JD*S
Front L to R-LT France R. Farwell (B), MAJ R. P. Ketelson (Group Command Pilot), LT Robert L. Lecates (Crew Pilot), LT David P. Warrilow (N)
Back L to R- LT Duane A. Conkey (CP), SSGT Leon F. Aumus (TT), SSGT H. L. Lemmerman (TG), SSGT George Jumper (RO), SSGT Frank G. Bowen (WG), SSGT J. M. Billingsley (BT).


Photo Courtesy of David Warrilow