THE R&R MEN

The Radar and Radio Men
of the
497th Bomb Group (VH)

updated
24 April 2012

MOS 866
Radar Operators
MOS 2756
Radio Operators
MOS 7888
RCM Officers

Special Orders 99
16 May 1944

869th

TSgt Ralph W. Powell
SSgt. Harold E. LaRue
Sgt. Eugene C. Walters
Sgt. Robert D. Magee
Sgt. Alphonse J. Rivera
Sgt. Nicholas B. Talbott

Sgt. Warren C. Weber
Sgt. Harold W. Wagner
Sgt. Felix G. Liles
Sgt. Willard W. Roberts
Sgt. Russell W. Strong

Sgt. David W. Underwood
Sgt. Charles A. Lachmund
Sgt. Gerard M. McGovern
Sgt. Daniel J. Shea, Jr.
Sgt. Richard E. Zimmerman

Sgt. Frank A. Zoppo
Sgt. Kenneth M. Mansir
Sgt. Sidney S. Rudnick
Sgt. Bernard E. Whitaker


Sgt. James A. Moffat
Pvt. Robert L. Mizo
Pvt. Frederick W. Black

870th

SSgt. Lowell E. Lovvorn
Sgt. Otto R. Brooks, Jr.
Sgt. George W. Crisman
Sgt. Charles K. Doty
Sgt. Richard F. Lang

Sgt. John C. Nelweski
Sgt. Thomas C. Mustachia, Jr.
Sgt. Theodore D. Northup
Sgt. Robert M. Riherd

Sgt. Robert L. Anderson
Sgt. Robbie L. Cobb
Sgt Albert Desimone
Sgt. Howard A. Grandjean
Sgt. William A Lowe
Sgt. William H. Osborne

Sgt Robert F. Monroe
Sgt. Gordon M. Noitzel
Sgt Alfred B. Pettibone
Sgt. Edwin B. Tuenge
Sgt. Vere D. Carpenter

Sgt. William Wendler
Sgt. John J. Megeaski
Sgt. Arlie A. Agent
Pvt. Harold W. LaPlante

871st

SSgt. William Zelickman
Sgt. Pasquale T. Aina
Sgt. Leonard J. Brosseau
Sgt. Jacob J. Coleman
Sgt. Chester C. Dlugokencky


Sgt. Kenneth W. La Mone
Sgt. John J. No___ski (sp)

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Sgt. Charles A. Morgan
Sgt. Lewis H. Nellums, Jr
Sgt. Donald J. Reiman


Sgt. Stanley H. Boorman
Sgt. Patay Catino
Sgt. Lawrence R. Davidson
Sgt. William R. Fast
Sgt. Paul J. Linden


Sgt. Generoso M. Molinaro
Sgt William E. Nacnodovitz
Sgt. Render T. Parham
Sgt. Robert G. Smith
Sgt. Arlie A. Agent
Sgt. Herbert J. Prellop
Sgt. Odell K. Oden


Cpl. Lincoln L. MacLeod
Pvt. Robert G. Schlaepfer


From Special Orders 236
28 August 1944

869th

Tsgt. Winfield A. Levonas
SSgt. Sherwood Fritzshell
Sgt. George E. Avon
Sgt. Robert B. Hinson
Sgt. Robert B. Angell
Sgt. John J. Ciezarck

Sgt. Melvin L. Griffith
Sgt. Martin Berkowitz
Sgt. Eugene S. Bartels
Sgt. Milo C. Bryan
Sgt. John J. Maguire

Sgt. Charles A. Steiger
Sgt. Edward G. Bernzott
Sgt. Glen J. Hoover
Sgt. Raymond C. Lee
Sgt. Wendell C. Miller

Sgt. Louie J. Lewis
Sgt. Wilber B. Young, Jr.
Sgt. George J. Berveridge
Cpl. Willis R. Roby

 





870th

TSgt. Mitchell Drew, Jr.
SSgt. Ralph C. Banovicts
SSgt. Charles R. Allerman
SSgt. Charlie C. Foster
Sgt. Kenneth L. Masterson

Sgt. Cecil V. Hassell
Sgt. George Quattlander
Sgt. Edward R. Goldstein
Sgt. Daniel J. Carroll
Sgt. William Overmire, Jr.
Sgt. Carl H. Barthold

Sgt. George W. Christensen
Sgt. Joseph Dimeo
Sgt. George _ O'Neil
Sgt. Jackson _ McCrery
Sgt. James R. Moye
Sgt. Richard P. Miller

Sgt. Herbert W. Buzzell, Jr.
Sgt. Edward L. Burwell
Sgt. Monroe L. Karcher
Sgt. Otto B. Pence, Jr.
Cpl William Prince, Jr.






871st

TSgt. James L. Elrod
TSgt. Lawrence F. Wankum
TSgt. LeRoy E. Franson

SSgt. Richard Isles
Sgt. Howard G. Ross
SSgt Victor H. Chalker
SSgt. John M. Ray, Jr.
Sgt. John J. Coone

Sgt. Morton Berdy
Cpl. Sam L. Kamerman
Cpl. Lewis F. Leonard
Cpl. Leo Miller

Cpl. William T. Moore
Cpl. Bernard A. Vollkommer
Cpl. Piero V. Lodato
Cpl. Maurice E. Paquette
Cpl. Walter S. Klimczak
Cpl. Vaughn R. Olson






Group


1st Lt. George W. King
assigned 25 July 1944

1st Lt. Joseph V. LaMoglia

1st Lt. James H. Rose
assigned 13 July 1945

869th

2nd Lt. James H. Rose

870th

1st Lt. Joseph V. LaMoglia
2nd Lt. Milton I. Gerstine

871st

1st Lt. George W. King
2nd Lt. Edgar L. Clapp

2nd Lt. Joe Riedel

2nd Lt. G.H. Norton

 

 

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