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MISS YANKEE REBEL

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ALLEN G. MEISTER JR.

Starboard (Right) Side

Contributor - Mark LaScotte

In service from early March to 4 Jun 44; when she crashed on takeoff, at her home field in Venosa, Italy. (No injuries). Photo from March 1944, Dakar, West Africa. Not Pictured: 2nd Lt William J. Hays (Co-Pilot); 2nd Lt Forrest J. Leveille (Navigator); Sgt Thomas A. Langstaff, (Tail Gunner).

Standing (L-R)
S/Sgt Eugene A. LaScotte - Nose Gunner
S/Sgt Ralph F. Perillo - Waist Gunner
S/Sgt Edward G. Johnson - Ball Turret Gunner
M/Sgt William G. Kenneally - Crew Chief
S/Sgt William Van Meer, Jr. - Radio Operator/Gunner
S/Sgt Donald R. Turner - Engineer/Gunner
Kneeling (L-R)
2nd Lt Allen G. Meister, Jr. - Bombardier
1st Lt Merlin W. Baker - (Non Crew Member)
2nd Lt John D. Crouchley, Jr. - Pilot
Major Edward H. Nett - 828th BS Commander


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