398th What's New Since April 2013

As follows is a listing of recent additions to the 398th Web Site after April 2013. It provides a convenient way to identify additions since that date.

  1. February 11, 2017: Added the Jerry Souder, 398th Radio Operator - 600th Squadron Video Interview (58m 36s) to our 398th Timeless Voices Interviews page.
  2. February 11, 2017: Added the Herbert S. Meeker, 398th Navigator - 600th Squadron Video Interview (41m 40s) to our 398th Timeless Voices Interviews page.
  3. February 11, 2017: Added the Paul J. Keenan, 398th Pilot - 603rd Squadron Video Interview (28m 49s) to our 398th Timeless Voices Interviews page.
  4. February 11, 2017: Added the Erle L. Ford, 398th Pilot - 600th Squadron Video Interview (56m 21s) to our 398th Timeless Voices Interviews page.
  5. February 7, 2017: Added the William B. Sutton, 398th Engineer/Top Turret Gunner & Waist Gunner - 600th Squadron Video Interview (53m 27s) to our 398th Timeless Voices Interviews page.
  6. February 7, 2017: Added Michael J. Cingle, 398th Navigator - 603rd Squadron Video Interview Transcription to our 398th Timeless Voices Interviews page. Transcription by A Proud Relative of a Veteran of the 398th BG.
  7. February 3, 2017: Added Dale Brown, 398th Bombardier - 603rd Squadron 2007 Video Interview Transcription to our 398th Timeless Voices Interviews page. Transcription by A Proud Relative of a Veteran of the 398th BG.
  8. January 16, 2017: Replaced crew photo for Nelson's Crew - 600th Squadron - January/February 1944 with a better scan from David Bamford. David's grandmother was a first cousin of Lt. Bob Nelson, Pilot of the crew. Photo can be found on the Identified Crew Photos page.
  9. January 16, 2017: Added "603rd Squadron's Intelligence Unit Mascot - 1944-1945" photo to the 398th Nuthampstead Base Photos page.
  10. January 11, 2017: Added a brief introduction and Chapter 6 from the book C-Lager: Stalag Luft IV & the 86 Day Hunger March" by David Dorfmeier, son of Donald D. Dorfmeier, the ball turret gunner on the Carter Crew, 601st Squadron, to our 398th Veterans' WWII Personal History section.
  11. October 11, 2016: Added Norfolk, VA Reunion Photos - August 2016 to our Reunion and Tour Photos page.
  12. October 11, 2016: Updated Ellis' Crew - 603rd Squadron - 05 March 1945 photo description with name of crew radio operator, T/Sgt. D.W. Kite, to the Identified Crew Photos page. New information thanks to Jeffrey Kite, grandson of D.W. Kite.
  13. September 2, 2016: Updated the 398th PX with items available for sale as of September 2016. A new 2016 downloadable PDF order form and photos of the merchandise were also included in this update.
  14. July 24, 2016: Added Robert J. Beckley, 398th Navigator - 600th/601st Squadron 2007 Video Interview Transcription to our 398th Timeless Voices Interviews page. Transcription by Nancy Partin, daughter of Richard S. Hosman 601st Pilot.
  15. July 22, 2016: Added Dallas Ebest, 398th Gound Crew member - 603rd Squadron 2007 Video Interview Transcription to our 398th Timeless Voices Interviews page. Transcription by Nancy Partin, daughter of Richard S. Hosman 601st Pilot.
  16. July 22, 2016: Added Donald M. Menard, 398th Radio Operator - 603rd Squadron 2009 Video Interview Transcription to our 398th Timeless Voices Interviews page. Transcription by Nancy Partin, daughter of Richard S. Hosman 601st Pilot.
  17. July 22, 2016: Updated Turner's Crew - 602nd Squadron - 28 July 1944 photo description with name of crew navigator, 1st. Lt. Wallace W. Martin, to the Identified Crew Photos page. New information thanks to Jeanie Frasier, daughter of Wallace W. Martin. Wallace is missing from the photo because he did not fly with the Turner Crew that day.
  18. July 19, 2016: Added the 398th 2016 Biennial Tour "Back To England Again" Photos to our Reunion and Tour Photos page.
  19. May 20, 2016: Added Jack F. Dodson, 398th Tail Gunner - 601st Squadron 2009 Video Interview Transcription to our 398th Timeless Voices Interviews page. Transcription by Nancy Partin, daughter of Richard S. Hosman 601st Pilot.
  20. May 15, 2016: Added Richard L. Martin, 398th Engineer - 603rd Squadron 2013 Video Interview Transcription to our 398th Timeless Voices Interviews page. Transcription by Nancy Partin, daughter of Richard S. Hosman 601st Pilot.
  21. April 29, 2016: Added Jim White, 398th Co-Pilot - 600th Squadron 2007 Video Interview Transcription to our 398th Timeless Voices Interviews page. Transcription by Nancy Partin, daughter of Richard S. Hosman 601st Pilot.
  22. April 17, 2016: Added Ray D. Gainey, 398th Co-Pilot - 601st Squadron 2008 Video Interview Transcription to our 398th Timeless Voices Interviews page. Transcription by Nancy Partin, daughter of Richard S. Hosman 601st Pilot.
  23. April 14, 2016: For the "techies" out there: Modified all interview videos on our 398th Timeless Voices Interviews page to use HTML5 web coding rather than QuickTime 7 because most current web browsers no longer support third party plug-ins. The HTML5 web standard makes for a better video-playback experience across a wide range of browsers and devices.
  24. April 8, 2016: Added Maudsley's Crew - 600th Squadron - 22 March 1945 photo on the Identified Crew Photos page.
  25. March 8, 2016: Added 2016 Downloadable Registration Form for Norfolk, Virginia to the 398th Annual Reunions and Tours page.
  26. March 8, 2016: Added 2016 Reunion Details for Norfolk, Virginia to the Annual Reunions and Tours section (# 2).
  27. January 21, 2016: Replaced crew photo for Wallinford's Crew - 602nd Squadron - April 1945 with a better scan from Mike Stack, son of Tail Gunner John F. Stack on the Identified Crew Photos page.
  28. December 17, 2015: Added 2016 Tour Details for 'Back to England Again' to the Annual Reunions and Tours section.
  29. November 27, 2015: Added Hornshuh's Crew - 601st Squadron - Training, 1943 or 1944 photo on the Identified Crew Photos page.
  30. November 25, 2015: Added Darner's Crew - 601st Squadron - 06 July 1944 photo on the Identified Crew Photos page.
  31. November 25, 2015: Added Darner's Crew - 601st Squadron - 04 August 1944 photo on the Identified Crew Photos page.
  32. October 28, 2015: Updated 398th B-17 Nose and Engine Art Photos on our 398th Photo Collections with nose art and serial number information for serial# 43-38562 N7-L, "Kitty Kay and Katy".
  33. October 28, 2015: Updated 398th B-17 Aircraft Photos on our 398th Photo Collections with nose art and serial number information for serial# 43-38562 N7-L, "Kitty Kay and Katy".
  34. October 28, 2015: Added A.R. Thomas' Crew - 603rd Squadron - December 1944 photo on the Identified Crew Photos page.
  35. October 25, 2015: Added MacArthur's Crew - 603rd Squadron - 1944 photo on the Identified Crew Photos page and on the Unidentified Crew Photos page.
  36. October 9, 2015: Added Shafer's Crew - 602nd Squadron - 16 March 1945 to the Identified Crew Photos page.
  37. October 9, 2015: Added Tarr's Crew - 603rd Squadron - October / November 1944 to the Identified Crew Photos page.
  38. October 3, 2015: Added New Orleans, LA Reunion Photos - August 2015 to our Reunion and Tour Photos page.
  39. August 4, 2015: Added a link to the 351st BG (Polebrook) website to our Links to Other Sites page.
  40. July 28, 2015: Added a Nuthampstead Airfield Museum page featuring overall progress, recent updates and photos to the Nuthampstead Airfield Museum News section..
  41. July 22, 2015: Updated Steele's Crew - 603rd Squadron - October 1944 with full crew names and location/date confirmation to the Identified Crew Photos page. New information thanks to James R. Walker, son-in-law to Robert Duncan Huey who was the Navigator on the Steele Crew.
  42. July 19, 2015: Updated 398th B-17 Nose and Engine Art Photos and Unidentified 398th B-17 Nose and Engine Art Photos in our 398th Photo Collections with nose art photo of Dunlap's Crew with B-17 "Irish Pete".
  43. July 19, 2015: Added Dunlap's Crew - 602nd Squadron - Training photo on the Identified Crew Photos page and on the Unidentified Crew Photos page. Also added photo to the
  44. 398th Training Photos (Rapid City AAB) page
  45. July 18, 2015: Replaced Spitzer's Crew - 603rd Squadron - 02 November 1944 photo on the Identified Crew Photos page and on the Unidentified Crew Photos page. Replaced photocopy image with a good scanned image.
  46. July 17, 2015: Updated 398th B-17 Nose and Engine Art Photos and Unidentified 398th B-17 Nose and Engine Art Photos in our 398th Photo Collections with nose art photo of B-17 "Hell's Bells".
  47. July 17, 2015: Updated 398th B-17 Aircraft Photos in our 398th Photo Collections with nose art photo of B-17 "Hell's Bells".
  48. July 17, 2015: Added Lt. Philip L. Benefiel, Navigator, 601st Diary to our 398th Combat Diaries.
  49. July 17, 2015: Added Heintzelman's Crew - 601st Squadron - 8 August 1944 to the Identified Crew Photos page.
  50. July 17, 2015: Added Heintzelman's Crew - 601st Squadron - Original Crew 27 - 1944/1945 to the Unidentified Crew Photos page and to the Identified Crew Photos page.
  51. June 27, 2015: Updated Taylor's Crew - 601st Squadron - 6 August 1944 on the Identified Crew Photos page. Added crew identifications. Removed photo from Unidentified Crew Photos page.
  52. June 14, 2015: Added Andrew "Andy" Schaffer, Crew Chief and Crew - 601st Squadron - 1944 or 1945 to the Identified Crew Photos page under "Ground Crew Photos" and the Unidentified Crew Photos page under "Ground Crews".
  53. June 14, 2015: Added Richard H. Schmidt and Andrew "Andy" Schaffer - Crew Chiefs - 601st Squadron - 1944 or 1945 to the Identified Crew Photos page under "Ground Crew Photos".
  54. June 12, 2015: Under "Ground Crew Photos", updated 6 photos under the "Lang Ground Crew photos for the 601st 42-102596 30-N DOODIT" with crew identifications and added that S/Sgt. Andrew "Andy" Schaffer was their crew chief (ID's thanks to Andrea Maisel, daughter of Andrew Schaffer) to the Identified Crew Photos page and the Unidentified Crew Photos page under.
  55. April 12, 2015: Added Shaffer's Crew - 602nd Squadron - 26 October 1944 to the Identified Crew Photos page. Added Crew photo and identifications.
  56. April 10, 2015: Added Green's Crew - 601st Squadron - 20 February 1945 to the Identified Crew Photos page. Added Crew photo and identifications.
  57. April 10, 2015: Updated Latson's Crew with Colonel F.P. Hunter as Command - 603rd Squadron - 13 August 1944 with a better crew photo scan to the Identified Crew Photos page and the Unidentified Crew Photos page.
  58. March 14, 2015: Added 2015 Downloadable Registration Form for New Orleans to the 398th Annual Reunions and Tours page.
  59. March 14, 2015: Added 2015 Reunion Details for New Orleans to the Annual Reunions and Tours section (# 2).
  60. February 27, 2015: Added Lt. Warren H. Wright, Co-Pilot, 603rd Diary to our 398th Combat Diaries.
  61. February 25, 2015: Updated the 398th Killed in Combat Missions list with cemetery information for S/Sgt. George E. Abbott. Burial information provided by Jim Mandelblatt.
  62. February 15, 2015: Updated Bowman's Ground Crew - 603rd Squadron - 1944/1945 with nose art and serial number information on the Identified Crew Photos page, Ground Crew Section.
  63. February 15, 2015: Updated 398th B-17 Nose and Engine Art Photos on our 398th Photo Collections with nose art and serial number information for serial# 43-38970 N7-A, "Sight Seein".
  64. February 15, 2015: Updated 398th B-17 Aircraft Photos on our 398th Photo Collections with nose art and serial number information for serial# 43-38970 N7-A, "Sight Seein".
  65. January 18, 2015: Updated W.F. Scott's Crew - 603rd Squadron - 1943/early 1944 with the identification of Albert Boyd Cross to the Identified Crew Photos page and the Unidentified Crew Photos page.
  66. January 17, 2015: Updated Ordinance Section - 601st Squadron - 10 February 1945 with Crew Chief Francis J. McManus identification on the Identified Crew Photos page and the Unidentified Crew Photos page.
  67. October 20, 2014: Added James R. Haas, 398th Bombardier - 603rd Squadron 2010 Video Interview Transcription to our 398th Timeless Voices Interviews page.
  68. October 17, 2014: Added Rapid City, SD Reunion Photos - September 2014 to our Reunion and Tour Photos page.
  69. October 1, 2014: Updated the 398th PX with items available for sale as of September 2014. A new downloadable order form and photos of the merchandise were also included in this update. New Item! A scale model of a B-17 wth the 398th BG's colors is now available for purchase.
  70. August 27, 2014: Added Roy Casson, UK Friend of the 398th 2011 Video Interview Transcription to our 398th Timeless Voices Interviews page.
  71. August 15, 2014: Added identified Ball Turret Gunner name - Robert C. Gordon - to Matthew's Crew - 600th Squadron - 9 October 1944 on the Identified Crew Photos page and the Unidentified Crew Photos page.
  72. August 2, 2014: Updated the 398th PX with items available for sale as of August 2014. A new downloadable order form and photos of the merchandise were also included in this update. Squadron caps are back in stock.
  73. July 18, 2014: Corrected ID's Powell's Crew - 603rd Squadron - Fall 1944 on the Identified Crew Photos page and the Unidentified Crew Photos page.
  74. July 6, 2014: Added the 398th Biennial Memorial Service Weekend Tour Photos - June 2014 to our Reunion and Tour Photos page.
  75. May 26, 2014: Added Ralph Ambrose, UK Friend of the 398th 2010 Video Interview Transcription to our 398th Timeless Voices Interviews page.
  76. May 17, 2014: Added Woodson's Crew - 602nd Squadron - July 20, 1944 to the Identified Crew Photos page. Added Crew photo and identifications.
  77. May 2, 2014: Added Chuck Sasse, 398th Flight Engineer - 602nd Squadron 2009 Video Interview Transcription to our 398th Timeless Voices Interviews page.
  78. April 27, 2014: Added S/Sgt. William E. Auten, Armorer - Waist Gunner, 601st Diary to our 398th Combat Diaries.
  79. April 12, 2014: Added "The Last Mission" by Geronimo Terres, Jr., Waist Gunner, 602nd Squadron to our 398th Veterans' WWII Personal History section.
  80. April 05, 2014: Added the Searl Crew (600th SQ) Crash at Penn, England - Len Howard, Eyewitness Video Interview (21m 50s) to our 398th Timeless Voices Interviews page.
  81. April 05, 2014: Added the Searl Crew (600th SQ) Crash at Penn, England - Ian James, Local UK Historian Video Interview (15m 26s) to our 398th Timeless Voices Interviews page.
  82. April 05, 2014: Added the Searl Crew (600th SQ) Crash at Penn, England - Crash Site Tour - Len Howard, Eyewitness and Ian James, Local UK Historian Video Interview (9m 13s) to our 398th Timeless Voices Interviews page.
  83. April 03, 2014: Added event information regarding the June 2014 Biennial Memorial Service in Nuthampstead, England to the 398th Annual Reunions and Tours page under the "Next Tour" section.
  84. April 01, 2014: Added 2014 Downloadable Registration Form to the 398th Annual Reunions and Tours page.
  85. April 01, 2014: Added 2014 Reunion Details to the Annual Reunions and Tours section (# 2).
  86. February 28, 2014: Added the Dean Whitaker, 398th Bombardier - 603rd Squadron Video Interview (59m 23s) to our 398th Timeless Voices Interviews page.
  87. February 28, 2014: Added Aniello's Crew - 603rd Squadron - Training (photo #2) - Date Unknown to the Identified Crew Photos page. Added Crew photo and identifications.
  88. February 28, 2014: Added the Richard L. Martin, 398th Engineer/Gunner - 603rd Squadron Video Interview (42m 19s) to our 398th Timeless Voices Interviews page.
  89. February 23, 2014: Added Aniello's Crew - 603rd Squadron - Training - Date Unknown to the Identified Crew Photos page and the Unidentified Crew Photos page.
  90. Added Crew photo and identifications.
  91. February 23, 2014: Added the Charles J. Ormsby, 398th Engineer/Gunner - 603rd Squadron Video Interview (31m 24s) to our 398th Timeless Voices Interviews page.
  92. February 22, 2014: Added Jacobs' Crew - 602nd Squadron - Training - Probably Late 1944 to the Identified Crew Photos page. Added Crew photo and identifications.
  93. February 22, 2014: Added the Geronimo Terres, Jr., 398th Waist Gunner - 602nd Squadron Video Interview (52m 42s) to our 398th Timeless Voices Interviews page.
  94. February 16, 2014: Added the Robert W. Dittmer, 398th Bombardier - 600th Squadron Video Interview (1h 1m 26s) to our 398th Timeless Voices Interviews page.
  95. February 16, 2014: Added Sponholtz's Crew - 600th Squadron - 1943 or 1944 - Training to the Identified Crew Photos page. Added Crew photo and identifications.
  96. February 09, 2014: Added the Richard M. Austin, 398th Pilot - 602nd Squadron Video Interview (55m 57s) to our 398th Timeless Voices Interviews page.
  97. February 07, 2014: Added Fahrenthold's Crew - 603rd Squadron - Training - Early 1943 or 1944 to the Identified Crew Photos page and the Unidentified Crew Photos page.
  98. January 31, 2014: Added S/Sgt. Leon R. Kershaw, Ball Turret Gunner, 601st Diary to our 398th Combat Diaries.
  99. January 26, 2014: Added Hosman's Crew - 601st Squadron - Training, Probably 1944 to the Identified Crew Photos page. Added Crew photo and identifications.
  100. January 10, 2014: Added Nisewonger's Crew - 603rd Squadron - 1944 to the Identified Crew Photos page and the Unidentified Crew Photos page. Note: This crew photo was originally posted as "Unknown Crew 4 - 603rd SQ -1944" with only Sgt. Albert Aleksyn identified. Thank you to Mrs. Sam B. Green and Mr. W. Sewall Macferran for identifying pilot Lt. Nisewonger and several other members of his crew.
  101. December 22, 2013: Added the Ralph Ambrose, UK Friend of the 398th BG Video Interview (49m 36s) to our 398th Timeless Voices Interviews page.
  102. December 22, 2013: Added the Roy Casson, UK Friend of the 398th BG Video Interview (1h 2m 39s) to our 398th Timeless Voices Interviews page.
  103. December 22, 2013: Added "School Boy Remembers Yanks Who Came to Nuthampstead" by Roy Casson, UK Friend of the 398th BG to our Flak News Articles.
  104. December 18, 2013: Added Station 131 Control Tower Demolition - Early 1960's video YouTube link to our Links to Other Sites page (under the "Videos" heading).
  105. December 14, 2013: Added the Veteran's Roundtable - Q & A at the 398th BGMA 2009 Reunion in Austin, Texas (1h 1m 2s) to our 398th Timeless Voices Interviews page.
  106. December 1, 2013: Added the Leo A. Wilcox, 398th Photographer - 601st Squadron Video Interview (1h 14m 37s) to our 398th Timeless Voices Interviews page.
  107. December 1, 2013: Added Sgt. Leo A. Wilcox, Photographer - 601st Squadron - 1944/1945 (Photo 1) and Sgt. Leo A. Wilcox, Photographer - 601st Squadron - 1944/1945 (Photo 2) on the Identified Crew Photos page. Added photo under the "Intelligence, Operations and Photo Group Photos" section.
  108. December 1, 2013: Added the Haskell Schwartz, 398th Navigator - 601st Squadron Video Interview (39m 43s) to our 398th Timeless Voices Interviews page.
  109. December 1, 2013: Added the Bernard M. Kuse, 398th Radio Operator - 601st Squadron Video Interview (1h 14m 19s) to our 398th Timeless Voices Interviews page.
  110. November 30, 2013: Added the George E. Hentschel, 398th Engineering & Operations Clerk - Ground Crew - 601st Squadron Video Interview (51m 34s) to our 398th Timeless Voices Interviews page.
  111. November 30, 2013: Added Sgt. George E. Hentschel, Engineering & Operations Clerk - 601st Squadron - 1944/1945 on the Identified Crew Photos page. Added photo under the "Intelligence, Operations and Photo Group Photos" section.
  112. November 29, 2013: Added the James F. Haas, 398th Bombardier - 603rd Squadron Video Interview (1h 1m 54s) to our 398th Timeless Voices Interviews page.
  113. November 29, 2013: Added the Joseph F. Hauldren, 398th Ball Turret Gunner - 601st Squadron Video Interview (43m 37s) to our 398th Timeless Voices Interviews page.
  114. November 29, 2013: Added the Relatives of Joseph F. Hauldren, 398th Ball Turret Gunner - 601st Squadron Video Interview. Featuring Ellen Hauldren Alexander, sister of Joe and 1944 Pin-Up Girl for the E. J. Fairbanks Crew (1m 39s) to our 398th Timeless Voices Interviews page.
  115. November 29, 2013: Added E. J. Fairbanks' Crew - 601st Squadron - February or March 1944 to the Identified Crew Photos page and the Unidentified Crew Photos page.
  116. November 29, 2013: Added a page for Ellen Hauldren Alexander, sister of Joseph F. Hauldren - 398th Ball Turret Gunner. Ellen was the 1944 Pin-Up Girl for the E. J. Fairbanks' Crew - 601st Squadron. This page is linked to both Joseph F. Hauldren's and Joseph F. Hauldren's Relative's Timeless Voices pages.
  117. November 29, 2013: Added the Ralph F. Greenwalt, 398th Pilot - 603rd Squadron Video Interview (49m 56s) to our 398th Timeless Voices Interviews page.
  118. November 29, 2013: Added the Donald D. Dunn, 398th Tail Gunner/Spot Jammer - 603rd Squadron 2010 Video Interview (59m 6s) to our 398th Timeless Voices Interviews page.
  119. November 28, 2013: Added the Dale E. Brown, 398th Bombardier - 603rd Squadron 2007 Video Interview (34m 51s) to our 398th Timeless Voices Interviews page.
  120. November 28, 2013: Added the Robert L. Goren, 398th Waist Gunner and Togglier - 600th Squadron Video Interview (59m 45s) to our 398th Timeless Voices Interviews page.
  121. November 28, 2013: Added Ford's Crew - 600th Squadron - 15 February 1944 on the Identified Crew Photos page. Added Crew photo and identifications.
  122. November 27, 2013: Added the Ray D. Gainey, 398th Co-Pilot - 601st Squadron Video Interview (55m 21s) to our 398th Timeless Voices Interviews page.
  123. November 27, 2013: Added the Jack F. Dodson, 398th Tail Gunner - 601st Squadron Video Interview (59m 19s) to our 398th Timeless Voices Interviews page.
  124. November 26, 2013: Added the Bill S. Clack, 398th Ball Turret Gunner - 601st Squadron Video Interview (38m 34s) to our 398th Timeless Voices Interviews page.
  125. November 25, 2013: Added the Michael J. Cingle, 398th Navigator - 603rd Squadron Video Interview (57m 32s) to our 398th Timeless Voices Interviews page.
  126. November 24, 2013: Added the Norman H. Bond, 398th Crew Chief - 601st Squadron - Ground Crew Video Interview (1h 2m 40s) to our 398th Timeless Voices Interviews page.
  127. November 19, 2013: Added the Fred H. Parker, 398th Tail Gunner - 600th Squadron Video Interview (48m 19s) to our 398th Timeless Voices Interviews page.
  128. November 15, 2013: Added the Robert A. Kraft, 398th Navigator - 602nd Squadron Video Interview (1hr 11m 1s) to our 398th Timeless Voices Interviews page.
  129. November 15, 2013: Added the Donald M. Menard, 398th Radio Operator - 603rd Squadron Video Interview (1hr 17m 38s) to our 398th Timeless Voices Interviews page.
  130. November 05, 2013: Added the Chuck Sasse, 398th Engineer / Gunner - 602nd Squadron Video Interview (1hr 5m 37s) to our 398th Timeless Voices Interviews page.
  131. November 05, 2013: Added Zins' Crew - 602nd Squadron - 1944 on the Identified Crew Photos page. Added Crew photo and identifications.
  132. October 20, 2013: Updated the 398th PX with items available for sale as of September 2013. A new downloadable order form and photos of the merchandise were also included in this update.
  133. October 19, 2013: Added 'Not Home For Christmas' by John Meurs to 398th Focused Books, CD's and Videos. Also updated that page in general, adding photos of book and media covers, etc.
  134. October 19, 2013: Corrected crew identifications for the Meyran Crew - 603rd Squadron - 01 August 1944 on the Identified Crew Photos page. Also removed photo from the Unidentified Crew Photos page.
  135. August 02, 2013: Added Slavin's Crew - 600th Squadron - 20 July 1944 on the Identified Crew Photos page. Added Crew photo and identifications.
  136. July 26, 2013: Corrected Book Identifies Pilot Of Lead Group As a Czech, 14 February 1945 by Allen Ostrom on the Flak News Articles page. Corrected last paragraph. Removed Van Opdorp's name as the Czech pilot. This was incorrect information. Van Opdorp was born and raised in upstate New York. The pilot of Czech decent referred to in this article was Andrew Andrako, flying B-17 serial number 43-38652 V - Stinker Jr.
  137. July 19, 2013: Updated Connolly's Crew - 602nd Squadron - 25 September 1944 on the Identified Crew Photos page. Added information provided by Cees van der Leeuw regarding the chest pack parachutes pictured in the crew photo.
  138. July 19, 2013: Added Turner's Crew - 602nd Squadron - 28 July 1944 on the Identified Crew Photos page. Added Crew photo and identifications.
  139. July 19, 2013: Added Ullom's Crew - 603rd Squadron - 15 September 1944 on the Identified Crew Photos page and on the Unidentified Crew Photos page. Added Crew photo and identifications but need help identifying the Radio Operator.
  140. July 12, 2013: Added Alhadeff's Crew - 600th Squadron - Late 1943 or Early 1944 on the Identified Crew Photos page. Added Crew photo and identifications.
  141. July 12, 2013: Added due date for 2013 Annual Reunion Registrations and link to EAA for the B-17 Aluminum Overcast 2013 tour schedule to the News section .
  142. May 13, 2013: Updated Hill's Crew - 600th Squadron - 11 March 1945 on the Identified Crew Photos page. Corrected the Togglier's name.
  143. April 30, 2013: Added link to The Washington Post for article about Lew Burke and his friend Tom Creekmore from the 305th BG - Remembering World War II's Air War With Two Arlington Veterans - by John Kelly to the 398th Personal History on the Web page.
  144. April 30, 2013: Added new Board member and position; John Blackwell, Special Projects, to the 398th Official Board page, to the 398th Bomb Group Memorial Association page (under Key Contacts) and to the 398th Contacts page (under Functions).
  145. April 18, 2013: Updated Woodmansee Crew - 600th Squadron - 10 April 1945 with a better photo and identified T/Sgt. Harley O. Bennigfield in the Unidentified Crew Photos - Flight Crews page.
  146. April 16, 2013: Corrected Mickey Operators - 398th Bomb Group - January 1945 spelling of Kenneth Rockstroh's name in Identified Crew Photos - Miscellaneous page.
  147. April 16, 2013: Updated our 398th Killed in Action lists with burial information for Killed while Flight Training in USA, 398th Killed in Combat Missions, Killed while Stationed at Station 131, Nuthampstead.
  148. April 16, 2013: Updated our 398th Killed in Action list with spelling correction for John J. Leyden, Jr. 603rd Navigator in 398th Killed in Combat Missions.
  149. April 12, 2013: Added 2013 Downloadable Registration Form to the 398th Annual Reunions and Tours page.
  150. April 12, 2013: Added 2013 Reunion Details to the Annual Reunions and Tours section (# 2).
  151. April 10, 2013: Added advertisment for a new Webmaster and basic information about the 2013 Annual Reunion to the News section .
  152.