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SIDNEY ROTZ

460th BG Emblem- Lost 19 Jul 44, GER - MACR 7055 Pg1 / Pg2 - Pilot Herbert Rubin

Contributor - Sidney Rotz Radio Operator/Gunner (kneeling far left)
Crashed due to flak damage near Abar Ammergau, Germany. (Target was Munich, Germany.) During this time, the crew pictured here was at rest camp at the Isle of Capri!

Standing (L-R)
Pilot - William Hannan
Co-Pilot - Beauford Alexander
Bombardier - Thomas Garvey
Navigator - Donald Powers
Engineer - Charles Dreisbach
Kneeling (L-R)
Radio/Gunner - Sidney Rotz
Waist Gunner - Cecil Wood
Nose Gunner - Alfred Orpesa
Tail Gunner - Norris Denson
Ball Gunner - Lewis Lane, Jr.

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