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Personnel

Lt

James H. WOOD

Assigned to the 100th Bombardment Group
Location:
Unit: 351st Bombardment Squadron
Rank:
Position: Bombardier

Additional 100th Service Notes

Status: CPT
Comments: 19 OCT 44 SZOLNOK (FROM RUSSIA)

Comments and Notes

Memo 1:
CREW

2ND LT PAUL E. KOHLER P CPT 30 DEC 44 KASSEL, MY
2ND LT MICHAEL G. HUDAK CP CPT 12 OCT 44 BREMEN, AC FACTORY Taps: 05 Aug 1993
2ND LT STELIOS M. LOUROS NAV KIA 12 JUN 44 ROSIERES & DUNKIRK SHORE DEF
2ND LT JAMES H. WOOD BOM CPT 19 OCT 44 SZOLNOK, (HUNGARY, FROM RUSSIA WITH LT RANSOM CREW)
T/SGT EARNEST R. LOOMIS ROG CPT O3 OCT 44 LUDWIGBURG, ILLESHEIM,NURNBURG
T/SGT VERNON L. TERRELL TTE CPT O3 OCT 44 LUDWIGBURG, ILLESHEIM,NURNBURG
S/SGT BERT CASSLES BTG NOC
S/SGT KURWIN F. "PORKY" DECH RWG CPT O3 OCT 44 LUDWIGBURG, ILLESHEIM,NURNBURG
S/SGT GEORGE M. WICKLAND LWG NOC
SGT MARIO J.LONDRA TG NOC

349TH SQDN.. CREW, AS ABOVE, JOINED THE 100TH ON 25 MAY 44. TRANSFERRED TO 351ST SQDN ON JUN 2, 1944 DUE TO LOSSES ON THE BERLIN MISSION MAY 24, 1944.

LT STELIOS LOUROS WAS KIA WITH THE McKEAGUE CREW AT ROSIERES & DUNKIRK SHORE DEF (12 JUN 44). HE IS REPLACED ON THE CREW BY LT A.R. CHRISTOVICH.

Taps: Michael G. Hudak sn# 0-549334 copilot on Kohler/Kennedy/Jenkins Crews:
August 5, 1993. A 351st pilot he few 35 missions in "Skyway Chariot" May/ Oct 1944..

MISSIONS OF 2ND LT Michael G. Hudak (mpf)


1. 7/6/44 NANTES -TAIL OBSERVER FOR DIVISON LEAD WITH COL. JACK KIDD
2. 8/6/44 TOURS
3. 14/6/44 LeCULOT-CREW RECEIVES NEW NAV. LT A.R. CHRISTOVICH
19/6/44 CURME ECLUSE-MISSION ABORT
21/6/44 BASDORF-CRASHED ON TAKEOFF
4 25/6/44 MARQUIS SUPPLY DROP-FRANCE
5. 29/6/44 BOHLEN
9/7/44 LT KOHLER BECOMES A COPILOT AND IS REPLACED BY LT EVERETT KENNEDY FROM THE CREW OF LT EDGAR WOLF. LT
KENNEDY WOULD BE PILOT UNTIL AUG 15, 1944. LT KOHLER FLEW 4 MISSIONS AS COPILOT ON LT E.WOLF CREW. LT WOOD ALSO COMES OFF THE CREW AND IS REPLACED BY LT L.A. DANIELS.

MISSIONS OF LT WOOD WITH LT PAUL KOHLER CREW

6/6/1944 61 -132 WOOD J.H. LT BOM 37800 FALAISE/OUISTREHAM
6/8/1944 21 -136 WOOD J.H. LT BOM 32018 TOURS (BRIDGES)
6/20/1944 51 -143 WOOD J.H. LT BOM 31256 FALLERSLEBEN
6/21/1944 51 -144 WOOD J.H. LT BOM 37800 BASDORF
6/25/1944 51 148 WOOD J.H. LT BOM 31412 SOUTH OF FRANCE
6/29/1944 51 150 WOOD J.H. LT BOM 31418 BOHLEN (OIL REF)
7/7/1944 51 155 WOOD J.H. LT NAV 31256 BOHLEN/MERSEBURG
7/8/1944 51 156 WOOD J.H. LT NAV 31256 CLAMECY-JOLGYN

HE IS TAKEN OFF KOHLER CREW AND BECOMES BOMBARDIER ON LT RANSOM CREW

CREW

1st Lt James R. Ransom P CPT 19 SEP 44 SZOLNOK
2nd Lt Keith N. Lamb CP CPT 25 SEP 44 LUDWIGSHAFEN
2nd Lt Francis J. Waldman NAV CPT 19 SEP 44 SZOLNOK
1st Lt Leonard A. Daniel BOM CPT 12 OCT 44 BREMEN (FINISHED MISSIONS WITH KOHLER/KENNEDY/JENKINS CREW)
T/Sgt Emmett P. Schmitt ROG CPT 25 SEP 44 LUDWIGSHAFEN
T/Sgt Reginald D. Felce TTE CPT 19 SEP 44 SZOLNOK
S/Sgt Leo Wargin BTG CPT 25 SEP 44 LUDWIGSHAFEN
Sgt Carl J. Alban WG CPT 25 SEP 44 LUDWIGSHAFEN
Sgt Norbert J. Benkowski WG CPT 05 NOV 44 LUDWIGSHAFEN
Sgt William B. Bywaters TG CPT 19 SEP 44 SZOLNOK

351st Sqdn. Crew, as above, joined the 100th Group on 30 May 1944
LT DANIEL WENT TO THE KOHLER/KENNEDY/JENKINS CREW AND LT J.H. WOOD FROM LT PAUL KOHLER CREW JOINED THIS CREW ON JULY 12, 1944

7/12/1944 61 158 WOOD J.H. LT BOM 38047 MUNICH (IND. AREA)
7/13/1944 61 159 WOOD J.H. LT BOM 38047 MUNICH (JET ENGINES)
7/14/1944 61 160 WOOD J.H. LT BOM 97126 SOUTH OF FRANCE
7/17/1944 61 161 WOOD J.H. LT BOM 31066 AUXERRE & MONTGOURNOY
7/19/1944 61 163 WOOD J.H. LT BOM 31708 SCHWEINFURT & DUREN
7/20/1944 61 164 WOOD J.H. LT BOM 38047 MERSEBURG
7/21/1944 61 165 WOOD J.H. LT BOM 38047 REGENSBURG
7/28/1944 61 168 WOOD J.H. LT BOM 102598 MERSEBURG
7/29/1944 61 169 WOOD J.H. LT BOM 38047 MERSEBURG
7/31/1944 61 170 WOOD J.H. LT BOM 38047 MUNICH (AERO ENGINES)
8/2/1944 61 171 WOOD J.H. LT BOM 37815 TERGNIER/LAFERE
8/3/1944 61 172 WOOD J.H. LT BOM 37815 TROYES (RAIL YARD)
8/4/1944 61 173 WOOD J.H. LT BOM 38047 HAMBURG (OIL)
8/14/1944 61 180 WOOD J.H. LT BOM 37815 LUDWIGSHAVEN (OIL)
8/15/1944 61 181 WOOD J.H. LT BOM 37815 VENLO
9/1/1944 61 188 WOOD J.H. LT BOM 37815 MAINZ (RECALL)
9/3/1944 61 189 WOOD J.H. LT BOM 37815 BREST
9/5/1944 61 190 WOOD J.H. LT BOM 37815 STUTTGART (AERO ENGS)
9/9/1944 61 192 WOOD J.H. LT BOM 37815 DUSSELDORF
9/10/1944 61 193 WOOD J.H. LT BOM 37815 NURNBURG
9/18/1944 61 197 WOOD J.H. LT BOM 106986 WARSAW
9/19/1944 61 198 WOOD J.H. LT BOM 31986 SZOLNOK (FROM RUSSIA)

Crew List

1st Crew List

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Rank Name Pos Status
LT KOHLER, Paul E. P/CP CPT
LT HUDAK, Michael G. CP CPT
LT CHRISTOVICH, ALVIN R. NAV CPT
LT WOOD, James H. BOM CPT
T/SGT TERRELL, Vernon L. TTE CPT
S/SGT LOOMIS, Earnest R. ROG CPT
S/SGT CASSLES, Bert W. BTG NOC
S/Sgt DECH, Kurwin F. WG CPT
S/SGT WICKLAND, George M. WG NOC
S/SGT LONDRA, Mario J. TG NOC
2nd Crew List

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Rank Name Pos Status
LT WOOD, James H. BOM CPT
T/SGT YEATER, Kenneth E. ROG POW