Chalk # 1   

C-47 #                                                      Glider #  

Maj. Parkinson (P)                                    2nd Lt. Luther G. Lau (P)  

                                                                 F/O Jimmy G. Metchicas             KIA

   

Chalk #2   

C-47 # 43-16033                                     Glider #  

Maj. Hansely (P)                                       F/O Joseph P. King                    WIA

                                                                 F/O Robert O. McDonough  

   

Chalk #3   

C-47 #                                                      Glider #  

                                                                 F/O Arthur R. Collins  

                                                                 F/O Richard S. Myers               KIA

Chalk #4   

C-47 #                                                      Glider #  

                                                                 F/O Winfield C. Goulden  

                                                                 F/O Frank R. Blalock  

   

Chalk #5   

C-47 #                                                      Glider #  

                                                                 F/O Remington M. Ketcham      POW

                                                                F/O Clarence A. Baldwyn           MIA

   

Chalk #6   

C-47 #                                                      Glider #  

                                                                 F/O Jerome F. Levasseur           MIA

                                                                 F/O Ernest F. Van Houten          MIA

   

Chalk #7   

C-47 #                                                      Glider #  

                                                                 F/O Robert E. Dickenson  

                                                                 F/O Lynus S. Ryan  

   

Chalk #8   

C-47 #                                                      Glider #  

                                                                 2nd Lt. Samuel B. Shapiro          KIA

                                                                 F/O Sylvan T. Runkle                 WIA

   

Chalk # 9   

C-47 #                                                      Glider #  

                                                                 F/O William J. B. Sims  

                                                                 F/O Stephen E. Frenick  

   

Chalk # 10   

C-47 #                                                      Glider #  

                                                                 F/O Alfred J. Sapa                      MIA                                                                 F/O J. C. Ballantine                     MIA

  

Chalk # 11   

C-47 #                                                      Glider #  

                                                                 F/O John K. Beale                      WIA                                                                 F/O Earl W. McAnally  

   

Chalk # 12   

C-47 #                                                      Glider #  

                                                                 F/O Hugh I. Hilton  

                                                                 F/O Clifford E. Ford  

   

Chalk # 13   

C-47 #  201                                              Glider #  

Maj. Terry G. Hutton (P)                           F/O Steve P. Odahowski           MIA

1st Lt. Karl W. Rautio (CP)                       F/O William Jew                        MIA

1st Lt. Lawrence G. Hintz (N)   

Sgt. Marion C. McCombs (CC)   

S/Sgt. Edward G. Lash (RO)   

   

Chalk # 14   

C-47 # 040                                               Glider #  

2nd Lt. Harold S. Kluthe (P)                       2nd Lt. Gus T. Griffith                MIA 2nd Lt. Willmar C. Krohse (CP)                 F/O Robert Croft                      MIA

Sgt. Wendell O. Wynne (CC)   

Cpl. Thomas H. Lewis (RO)   

   

Chalk # 15   

C-47 # 041                                               Glider #  

Capt. Donald W. Morris(P)                       F/O Edwin S. Fleming  

1st Lt. Taylor (CP)                                     F/O Lyle S. Kinney  

2nd Lt. Edward F. Coughlan (N)   

Cpl. Elbert M. Hickox (CC)   

Sgt. Lewis Camhi (RO)   

   

Chalk # 16   

C-47 # 043                                               Glider #  

2nd Lt. Jack T. Light (P)                             F/O Alexander Rawlins  

2nd Lt. Joel McCrary (CP)                         F/O Eugene Ragsdale  

T/Sgt. Louis F. Quebe (CC)   

S/Sgt. William H. Adams (RO)   

 

Chalk # 17   

C-47#048                                                   Glider #  

1st Lt. Lemuel P. Mitchell (P)                       2nd Lt. Hayden G. Haynes  

2nd Lt. Morris B. Keel (CP)                         F/O Ernest L. Prewitt             WIA 1st Lt. Henry R. Jones (N)   

T/Sgt. Henry W. Flinn (CC)   

Cpl. Roy W. Fisher (RO)   

Chalk # 18   

C-47#665                                                     Glider #  

1st Lt. Leslie E. Hultquist (P)                          F/O Ethel Lee Lewis  

2nd Lt. Lloyd H. Riedemann (CP)                   F/O James P. Rowan  

Sgt. George R. Varrecchia (CC)   

Sgt. Clyde J. Brown (RO)   

   

Chalk # 19   

C-47#049                                                      Glider #  

1st Lt. Joe E. Stark (P)                                    F/O Eddie Anderson  

2nd Lt. Francis R. Irle (CP)                              F/O Jack C. Tucker  

T/Sgt. Arthur M. Haag (CC)   

S/Sgt. William F. McIlwraith (RO)   

   

Chalk # 20   

C-47#3040                                                    Glider #  

2nd Lt. Hugh G. Bayne (P)                               F/O John D. Taggert  

2nd Lt. Alan L. Beardslee (CP)                        F/O Ralph O. Ferguson  

T/Sgt. Emanuel A. Landavazo (CC)   

S/Sgt. Homer Brill Jr.  (RO)   

   

Chalk # 21   

C-47#044                                                      Glider #  

1st Lt. William P. Mitchell Jr. (P)                     2nd Lt. Bert L. Bradley  

2nd Lt. John J. Matejka jr. (CP)                      F/O Benjamin Klein  

1st Lt. Taylor (N)   

T/Sgt. George H. O’Sullivan (CC)   

S/Sgt. Fletcher Lyons Jr. (RO)   

   

Chalk # 22   

C-47#890                                                      Glider #  

1st Lt. Claytton A. Gardner (P)                        F/O Sanford L. Babb                WIA

2nd Lt. Alfred F. Savoy (CP)                           F/O Calvin C. Schill  

T/Sgt. James Scott (CC)   

S/Sgt. Louis C. Schilling (RO)   

   

Chalk # 23   

C-47# 052                                                    Glider #  

1st Lt. John R. Devitt (P)                                F/O Leon C. Doelger  

2nd Lt. Thomas L. D. Foreman (CP)              F/O Michael A. Treichak  

T/Sgt. Hipolito Gonzales (CC)   

S/Sgt. Clarence J. LeBeau (RO)   

   

Chalk # 24   

C-47#675                                                      Glider #  

2nd Lt. Hugh G. Gunn (P)                                F/O Emmett J. Huff  

2nd Lt. Jackie S. Robinson (CP)                      F/O Donald E. Payne  

S/Sgt. Kenneth C. Smith (CC)   

Sgt. Robert E. Spongberg (RO)   

   

Chalk # 25   

C-47 #                                                           Glider #  

                                                                      F/O Howard Dietz                      WIA

                                                                      F/O Albert M. Todd                   WIA

   

Chalk # 26   

C-47 #                                                           Glider #  

                                                                      F/O urdette E. Townsend  

                                                                      F/O Venoy M. Draper  

   

Chalk # 27   

C-47 #                                                           Glider #  

                                                                      F/O Jonathan D. Clark  

                                                                      F/O Austin J. Kemski  

   

Chalk # 28   

C-47 #                                                           Glider #  

                                                                      F/O Harold O. Axelson  

                                                                      F/O John W. Devlin  

   

Chalk # 29   

C-47 #                                                           Glider #  

                                                                      F/O William G. Knecht               WIA

                                                                      F/O Lynus Brown  

   

Chalk # 30   

C-47 #                                                           Glider #  

                                                                      F/O Charles W. Nugent  

                                                                      F/O Valton H. Bray  

   

Chalk # 31   

C-47 #                                                           Glider #  

                                                                      F/O Henry W. Staples  

                                                                      F/O Chester E. Brooks  

   

Chalk # 32   

C-47 #                                                           Glider #  

                                                                      F/O Kenneth R. Coffman  

                                                                      F/O Everett L. Banta  

 

Airborne Troop Carrier - Keokuk mission

Formation of the Keokuk Mission