Bomb Group

380th Bomb Group Association

NEWSLETTER #13 -- December 2002



Day is done, gone the sun, from the lake, from the hill,
from the sky. All is well, safely rest, God is nigh.

Thanks and praise for our days 'neath the sun, `neath
the stars, `neath the sky. As we go, this we know
God is nigh.


530th  Jones, Paul D., Flight Engineer, Morris Crew (24), Mesa, Arizona, DOD 2001, reported by Curly Sprowls

530th  Koumarelos, Tally P., Flight Engineer, Connery and Vick Crews (25, 56), Northern California, DOD Summer 2002, reported by Curly Sprowls

530th  Merklin, Edward H., Crew Chief-Airplane and Engine Mechanic, Indianapolis, Indiana, DOD 07/02/1998, reported by his daughter, Pamela S. Yohler

530th  Savanovich, George (NMI), Gunner, Tovarez Crew (65), Beaver Falls, Pennsylvania, DOD 08/15/2002, reported by Gerald Englert

531st  Buss, Fred J., Radar Navigator, Various Crews, George, Iowa, DOD 1988, reported by his daughter, Betsy Buss

531st  Engel, Donald A., Nose Gunner, Henderson Crew (92), Syracuse, New York, DOD 09/29/2002, reported by his son, Thomas Engel

Link to Complete TAPS Listing


Please send TAPS information to:

Barbara J Gotham

130 Colony Road, West Lafayette IN 47906-1209


When submitting a TAPS listing for a 380th member or spouse, please be sure to include the person's name and squadron, city/state where living at time of death, date of death (if exact date not known, then month/year or even year is sufficient), and your name and relationship to him/her.

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