NEWSLETTER #48 - Autumn 2011
Topics for this Newsletter:
2011 Reunion Photos, Attendees, Thanks, and TAPS
Shady Lady Documentary Update
Alice Craig Presented with Presidential Citation and Unveils B-24 Plaque
Two Boys from Elgin Meet at Fenton Field
Hopi Code Talker in 380th
An Australian Adventure: Maurice ("Slim") Powers
Story written by Heidi Tompkins for the LEADER magazine, Spring/Summer 2011. Used with permission of LEADER Associate Editor, Dara Carroll, and Slim's widow, Jean
B-24 Prints Available
TAPS --- Click here for TAPS
Patches, Jackets, Caps, Visors Order Form
If anyone finds or has copies of any of the 380th history books that you no
longer want, please let me know.
I occasionally have people asking for copies, and since all our histories
are currently out of print, I can only refer them to military bookstores or
Thanks! Barb Gotham
Please send address changes and other membership info updates to:
130 Colony Road
West Lafayette IN 47906-1209
New Newsletter Features:
- Please provide a photo of your
crew (air crew or ground crew) along with names of those pictured. When
space permits, more than one crew can be featured per issue.
- A suggestion has been made for
an ongoing photo gallery, where the vets or family members could submit WWII
photos from their collections to be published in each issue. Please send in
“Then and Now” - It is always interesting to see photos
of people "then" (in our case, during the war) and how they look now!
Send in your photos!
“Web Links” - Links will be included for websites of interest
to or related to the 380th Bomb Group.
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