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JIM FETTERLY

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Contributor - Lt. Col. Craig Rainey via Jim Fetterly Jr (son of Jim Fetterly - Engineer/Top Turret Gunner, kneeling far right)

Ferried to Wendover, UT for training with the 489th BG. She was then flown by the crew shown to Halesworth, England via the southern route. Shortly after this photo was taken, the plane was severely damaged over France and grounded for repairs. The aircraft was repaired and was shot down over Holland.

Standing (L-R)
Jim Rogers - Bombardier
Louis Desantis - Ball Gunner
Mike O'Brian - Co-Pilot
Mike Pallotto (or Piloto) - Tail Gunner
Herb Adels - Ground Crew Chief
Robert Giacometti - Radio Operator
Kneeling (L-R)
Ed Morrison - Navigator
Howard Wode - Waist Gunner
Walt Laut - Waist Gunner
George Mullett - Pilot
Jim Fetterly - Engineer/Top Turret Gunner

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