Bomb Group

380th Bomb Group Association

NEWSLETTER #4 -- September 2000


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.


528th Bousfield, Walter D. (aircraft commander/pilot, Bousfield's Crew (6)), Rancho Cordova, California, DOD 5/2/00, reported by his daughter, Susan K. Hamerlund

529th Janssen, Leonard (aircraft commander/pilot, Janssen's Crew), DOD 7/22/00, by Les Ladman

529th Sweany, Joseph (Joe) (radio operator on Daffer's Crew), Laguna Beach, CA, DOD 7/18/00, by Joe Maloney

530th Ranck, Althea (wife of Vernon Ranck), Lititz, Pennsylvania, DOD 8/7/00, by Del Haggas and Gene Lysaker

530th Kehrer, Fred (navigator, Harkins' Crew), Columbus, Ohio, DOD 8/24/00, by Jim Johnston

531st Fiori, Eugene (gunner, Low's Crew), Colgate, Wisconsin, DOD 6/21/00, by John W. Otto and Stephen W. Rankin

531st Sanders, James E. (clerk in Administration), Jasper, Alabama, DOD 7/8/00 from complications of knee replacement surgery, by Franklyn Schroeder

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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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