Back Row (viewer's left to right):

  1. 2nd Lt. Robert G. Seaquist, Co-Pilot
  2. 2nd Lt. Royce Branyon, Pilot
  3. 2nd Lt. John W. Thaxton, Navigator

Front Row (viewer's left to right):

  1. S/Sgt. Joseph Bucolo, Ball Turret
  2. S/Sgt. Dale Brian, Togglier
  3. S/Sgt. Jim Briody, Tail Gunner
  4. T/Sgt. Calvin C.Combs, Engineer
  5. T/Sgt. Andrew L.Henderson, Radio
  6. Unknown, Waist Gunner


  1. 398th Mission No. "Unknown at the moment" as date of photograph is 10 February 1945, but no 398th Mission that day and the Branyon Crew didn't fly on Feb 9. This matter under investigation.
  2. On this mission the Branyon crew flew in the xxx Group
  3. Aircraft flown: Awaiting investigation of the date.
  4. Aircraft in photo:
  5. Photo Date: 10 Feb 1945
  6. Photo Location: Nuthampstead
  7. Photo Reference No. A9338
  8. Information compiled by UK Friends of the 398th with thanks to John Thaxton.
  9. If you would like to add information about this photograph, please contact our Crew Photos Coordinator. Please mention the title and photograph date.