Bomb Group

380th Bomb Group Association

NEWSLETTER #40 -- Fall 2009


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/RAAF, David Fotheringham Miller, Aircraft Commander, Miller Crew (20), DOD May 18, 2009, Adelaide, Australia, reported by Cal Killingsworth

528th, Ralph Fred Pauly, Asst Flight Engineer/Gunner, Synar Crew (18), DOD March 26, 2009, Portland, Oregon, reported by Loyd Oakes

528th, John V. Rader, Gunner, Bisson Crew (27), DOD May 20, 2009, Loma, Colorado, reported by his widow, Betty

528th, Betty Jean Synar, Widow of Joe Synar, DOD August 1, 2009, Dallas, Texas, reported by Loyd Oakes

529th, Mahlon A. Benson, Aircraft Commander, Benson Crew, DOD October 16, 1998, reported by Bryce Neff

529th, Leonard F. Markstrom, Gunner, Gay Crew (49), DOD August 26, 2009, South Haven, Michigan, reported by his widow, Mae

529th, Daniel E. ("Eddie") McIntyre, Bombardier, Janssen Crew, DOD Jan/Feb 2009, Brooksville, Florida, reported by Dr. Frederick T. Mickler

530th, Bernard B. ("Yorkie") Meyerson, Ball Turret/Waist Gunner; Ground Staff, Engineering, Maintenance, Combination Welder; Adm and Tech Clerk, DOD August 6, 2009, White Creek, New York, reported by his son, Jonathan Mercer

531st, Francis ("Frank") Xavier Boudreau, Gunner, Haas Crew, DOD August 18, 2009, North Tonawanda, New York, reported by his daughter, Bonnie Boudreau

Group, William H. Lee, Ground Staff, Intelligence, Topographer, DOD January 1, 2008, Dover, Massachusetts, reported by Paul Tedesco (Historian with the Dover Historical Society)


Link to Complete TAPS Listing


     Please send TAPS information to:

Barbara J Gotham

130 Colony Road, West Lafayette IN 47906-1209
380th.ww2@gmail.com <380th.ww2@gmail.com>


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 just year is sufficient), and your name and relationship to him/her.

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