The Mercer Crew

703rd squadron

445th bomb group


formation

Lead Element


plane

B-24J  #42-51549  (Hardstand 13)  Call Letter G (George)

Force-landed at Manston Emergency Field       Kent, England


crew

RANK     NAME                             POSITION                            OUTCOME

1st Lt        Mercer, Jackson C              Pilot                                          Returned to Duty

2nd Lt      Pouliot, Leo P                     Co-Pilot                                     Returned to Duty

2nd Lt      Fandler, Milton H                Navigator                                  Returned to Duty

2nd Lt      Noorigian, George NMN    Bombardier                               Returned to Duty

T/Sgt        Bennet, Robert F                Radio Operator                         Returned to Duty

S/Sgt        Hoiten, Ted E                      Nose Turret Gunner                 Returned to Duty

S/Sgt        Selway, Donald L                Waist Gunner                            Returned to Duty

S/Sgt        Wheaton, Harry L L             Waist Gunnner                          Returned to Duty

T/Sgt        Kribs, Kenneth W                Engineer/Top Turret Gunner    Returned to Duty

S/Sgt        Lied, Harry J                        Tail Gunnner                             Returned to Duty