|Personalities of the 457th Bomb Group
Part of the Bernie Baines Collection
|457th Bomb Group||457th Bomb Group|
The escape photo of Lt L. G. Bredeson, pilot. His was the first crew of the 457th to be lost in WWII. His plane was shot down on Feb 21st, 1944, the Group's first mission.
Lt J. Lester, bombardier, Lt A. Reese, pilot, Lt James Stoner, copilot at their hut in the 751 Squadron area.
Lt Lester, Lt Walter Sale, Lt A. Reese and Lt J. Stoner.
Lt Malhis, 748th Squadron with 43-31552 "My Buddy".
Lt Melvin Kieffer, 750th Squadron Adjuctent and Lt David Sommerville, pilot.
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