Geschichte der
B-17 #42-31415 / Ham On Rye

Delivered Cheyenne 1/11/43; Gr Island 13/11/43; Dallas 28/11/43; Assigned: 545BS/384BG [JD- ] Grafton Underwood 8/1/44; detailed Brunswick 30/1/44 Pilot: Ed Fioretti*, Co-Pilot: Scott Briley*, Navigator: Sam Merlo, Bombardier: Leon Griffin, Engineer / Top Turret Gunner: Walt Stuhl (5RTD); Radio Operator: Joe Sylvia, Ball Turret Gunner: Horace House, Waist Gunner: Clark Wolfe, Waist Gunner: Andy Wallo, Tail Gunner: Huley Day (5POW); damaged by Enemy aircraft and some baled out, rest came home crash-landed base 30/1/44; Salvaged. 2 SAD Lt Staughton 17/2/44. (*both awarded Silver Star) HAM-ON-RYE.

Crew 42-31415 / Ham On Rye

PositionRang/RankNameStatusBemerkung/Note
P2LTEdward Anthony FiorettiRTDWIA, POW 13 April 1944 (#42-38112)
CP2LTScott Andrew BrileyRTD
BOMB2LTLeonard Raymond GriffithRTDWIA, POW 13 April 1944 (#42-38112)
ENG/TTT/SGTWalter Edward StuhlRTDWIA, KIA 13 April 1944 (#42-38112)
ROT/SGTJoseph Herbert SylviaPOW
BTS/SGTHorace Doster House, Jr.POW
WGS/SGTClark Benjamin Wolfe, Jr.POW
WGS/SGTAndrew WalloPOW
TGS/SGTHuley Newton DayPOW

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