Jay Smith

I would like to honor my uncle T/Sgt Charle B. Cothran and the crew of the B17f "Sad Sack" s/n 42-5893.8th AFF,95TH BG(H),336th Sq.

1st Lt Oliver V. Robichaud (pilot)
2nd Lt Martin Heathcoat (co-pilot)
Capt. Roy E. Deadman (navigator)
1st Lt Robert W. Katz (bombardier)
T/Sgt Charles B. Cothran (Eng. Top turret gunner)
T/Sgt Graham W. Smith (radio operator)
S/Sgt James M. Bloxom (ball turret gunner)
S/Sgt Joseph E. Mutz (waist gunner)
S/Sgt Clarence F. Borchardt ( waist gunner)
S/Sgt George L. Kosturko (tail gunner)









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