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This is a large picture (may take a couple of minutes to see the full size version) of a 71st. squadron B-25 dropping parachute bombs. (USAF)
Major Charles R. Musick, 71st Squadron Commander. Major Musick was from Richmond (Doswell), Va. (E. Connor, H. Witcher)
This is a 71st. crew standing with Maj. Musick. Top row, left to right; Lt. Hoover, Maj. Musick, Lt. Ulmer. Bottom row, Left to right; T/Sgt. Taylor, S/Sgt. Deskos, S/Sgt. Fields (E. Connor, H. Witcher)
On the left is James R. Tieken from Mendon, Illinois. Jim was a gunner in the 71st who also worked in the photo section. Man on the right is still unidentified. (E. Connor, H. Witcher)
Indian II of the 71st. in flight. (E. Connor, H. Witcher)
Major Ralph Cheli. He was thought to have been killed when Allied bombers sunk a Japanese ship carrying prisoners. It wasn't until recently it was discovered that he had been killed/murdered while in prison camp. His remains were found and identified after the war was over. His remains are now buried at Jefferson Barracks, St. Louis, MO. Major Cheli is the only member of the 38th to have been awarded the Medal of Honor. (T. Terrell)
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