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LT  Gerald A. BOULE

UNIT: 349th BOMB Sqdn POSITION: CP
SERIAL #: STATUS: CPT
MACR:

Comments1: 10 NOV 44 WIESBADEN

COMMENTS & NOTES

MEMO 1:

CREW

2nd Lt Robert L.Chamberlain              P CPT 29/11/44 HAMM
2nd Lt Gerald A.Boule                     CP CPT 10/11/44 WIESBADEN & INGELHEIM, CITIES
2nd Lt Kenneth O Shrewsbury       NAV CPT 10/11/44 WIESBADEN & INGELHEIM, CITIES
2nd Lt Victor L.Karp                     BOM CPT 10/11/44 WIESBADEN & INGELHEIM, CITIES 
 S/Sgt Harold Yatt                       ROG CPT 10/11/44 WIESBADEN & INGELHEIM, CITIES
 S/Sgt David H. Gordon                 TTE CPT 10/11/44 WIESBADEN & INGELHEIM, CITIES   
   Sgt William L Wixom                   BTG CPT 10/11/44 WIESBADEN & INGELHEIM, CITIES
   Sgt Sherwood G.Sharp                WG CPT 10/11/44 WIESBADEN & INGELHEIM, CITIES
   Sgt Bruce A.Richardson                TG CPT 10/11/44 WIESBADEN & INGELHEIM, CITIES sn#35789288
   Pvt Albert H.Beauchone               WG CPT 09/03/45 MUNICH/REIM, AF (taken off crew to reduce to nine men, SPARE GUNNERS POOL)

349th Sgdn. Crew,as above,joined the 100th Group on 17/7/44.  Flew in A/C  "Reluctant Dragon"
According to Ken Shrewsbury, officers returned to States as 1st Lieutenants. According to Bruce Richardson, the Crew Flew in A/C "Varga Venus" for first 3 missions, Crashed at base on return from Merseburg.  Remaining missions in  A/C  "Reluctant Dragon"

Date         Crew Nbr         Mission Nbr         Last Name         Initial         Rank         Position   Aircraft Nbr         Target
8/26/1944         01         185                 BEAUCHONE         A.H.         S/SGT         BTG          38015         BREST
8/27/1944         05         186                 BEAUCHONE         A.H.         S/SGT         TOG         31986         BERLIN (RECALL)
9/1/1944           05         188                 BEAUCHONE         A.H.         S/SGT         TOG         31986         MAINZ (RECALL)
9/26/1944         07         200                 BEAUCHONE         A.H.         S/SGT         TOG         6366           BREMEN


 Missions of S/Sgt Bruce A. Richardson  (mpf 2001)

1. 25/7/44  St Lo
2. 28/7/44  Merseburg
3. 29/7/44  Merseburg
4. 31/7/44  Munich
5.   2/8/44  Tergnier
6.   3/8/44  Troyes
7.   7/8/44  Beautor
8.   8/8/44  St Sylvain
9. 11/8/44  Villacoublay
10. 13/8/44  Nantes/Gassicourt
11. 14/8/44  Ludwigshaven
12. 24/8/44  Ruhland
13. 25/8/44  Politz
14. 26/8/44  Brest
15. 27/8/44  BERLIN
16.   1/9/44  Mainz
17.   3/9/44  Brest
18.   8/9/44  Mainz
19. 10/9/44  Nurnburg
20. 11/9/44  Ruhland (100th lost 12 a/c on this mission)
21. 18/9/44  Warsaw (Start of Second Russian Shuttle Mission)
22. 19/9/44  Szolnok, Hungary
23. 28/9/44  Merseburg
24. 2/10/44  Kassel
25. 12/10/44 Bremen
26. 17/10/44 Cologne
27. 18/10/44 Kassel
28. 22/10/44 Munster
29. 26/10/44 Hanover
30. 30/10/44 Merseburg
31.   2/11/44 Merseburg
32.   9/11/44 Saarbrucken
33. 10/11/44 Wiesbaden

ON FOLLOWING MISSIONS, LT BOULE FLEW AS CP ON LT STREED CREW FILLING IN FOR WOUNDED CP LT LINDSAY (FLAK)
8/15/1944 BOULE G.A.          LT CP           37880       VENLO?
8/18/1944 BOULE G.A.          LT CP           37880       PACY SUR ARMANCON
8/25/1944 BOULE G.A.          LT CP           37880       POLITZ (OIL)
9/3/1944   BOULE G.A.          LT CP           97806       BREST
9/5/1944   BOULE G.A.          LT CP           97806       STUTTGART (AERO ENGS)

MEMO 2:

KIA / MIA / EVA / INT INFORMATION:

TARGET: DATE:  
AIRCRAFT: CAUSE:  

BURIAL INFORMATION

PLOT: ROW:  
GRAVE: CEMETERY:  

PHOTOS:

 The Robert L. Chamberlain crew; (L to R) Gerald A. Boulet, Kenneth O. Shrewsbury, Bruce A. Richardson, Robert L. Chamberlain, Harold Yatt, Victor L. Karp, Sherwood G. Sharp, David H. Gordon and William L. Wixom. Detailed Information (100th Photo Archives) 

 

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