Bomb Group

380th Bomb Group Association
World War II Veterans Group



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 - Arnheiter, Jr., Theodore Linkfield, Gunner, DOD July 13, 2005, Pocasset, Massachusetts, reported by his son, Michael Arnheiter

528th- Dally, Joseph W., Aircraft Commander, Dally Crew (9), DOD April 25, 2012, Margate, Florida, reported by Mrs. John C. (Polly) Watson

528th - Halling, Gene A., Gunner, Kemp Crew (11), DOD January 27, 2012, Perry Iowa, reported by his widow, Beverly Halling

528th - Jackson, Warren L., Pilot, Spencer Crew (16), DOD March 3, 2012, Elko, Nevada, reported by his niece, Katherine Jackson

528th - Thomas, Gail, daughter of Gene Gaddis, DOD March 25, 2012, reported by her brother, Terry Gaddis

529th - Dias, Robert, Gunner, McDonald Crew (50), DOD September 11, 2011, Monongahela, Pennsylvania, reported by his son, Robert F. Dias

529th- Toepperwein, Clifton R., Aircraft Commander, Toepperwein Crew (17), and Squadron Operations Officer, DOD February 24, 2012, Boerne, Texas, reported by his widow, Georgia Toepperwein

529th - Vincent, Edward, Gunner, Lively Crew (41)/Paul Crew (55), DOD March 23, 2012, Scottsdale, Arizona, reported by his son-in-law, Larry Jandro

530th - Ebel, Richard H., Radio Operator, Kelly Crew, DOD February 8, 2012, North Warren, Pennsylvania, reported by his friend and neighbor, Mark Nickerson

530th - Leaska, George N., Gunner, Barnett Crew (64), DOD May 22, 2012, Enfield, Connecticut, reported by his grandson, Christopher Urena

531st/Group - Brissey, Jr., Forrest Lee, Aircraft Commander and Commanding Officer, DOD February 14, 2012, Anacortes, Washington, reported by his son, Forrest Lee Brissey III

531st - Daugherty, Mark G., Ball Tail Gunner, Cook Crew, DOD May 29, 2011, Weirton, West Virginia, reported by Don Jack

531st - Rafeld, Barbara Jane, wife of Paul L. Rafeld, DOD February 29, 2012, Ashland, Ohio, reported by her son, Daniel L. Rafeld

531st - Scalese, Vincent ("Jim"), Gunner, Manley Crew (84), DOD February 13, 2012, Wernersville, Pennsylvania, reported by his widow, Annabelle Scalese

531st - Williams, Isabel M., wife of Theodore J. Williams, DOD February 24, 2012, West Lafayette, Indiana, reported by her daughters, Mary Williams and Elizabeth McPherson


Link to Complete TAPS Listing


Please send TAPS information to:

Barbara J Gotham

130 Colony Road, West Lafayette IN 47906-1209

Click here for TAPS notification form


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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Last updated:  07/08/2012 08:48 PM