Back Row (viewer's left to right):

  1. 1st Lt. Paul W. Voehringer, Bombardier
  2. 2nd Lt. Jerome T. Jans, Co-Pilot
  3. 1st Lt. Unite L. Brodin, Pilot
  4. 1st Lt. Lewis C. Haberman, Navigator

Front Row (viewer's left to right):

  1. T/Sgt. Leroy Elton, Engineer/Top Turret Gunner
  2. S/Sgt. Peter D. Carrado, Ball Turret Gunner,
  3. T/Sgt. Marlin Woodward, Waist Gunner
  4. T/Sgt. Bernard Rochford, Radio/Gunner
  5. S/Sgt. Andrew E. Wentz, Tail Gunner

See also:

  1. The Brodin Crew was shot down on 24 May 1944.
  2. 398th Mission: 24 May 1944 to Berlin, Germany
  3. Jerome Jans, 398th Pilot - 603rd Squadron Video Interview (30m 48s)


  1. Original Crew No. 61, the markings on the photo used different crew numbers than the 31 March 1944 list.
  2. Aircraft in photo: Unknown
  3. Photo Date: Spring 1944
  4. Photo Location: Text on photo is similar to early training photos at Rapid City. However, note hole in plane below window, which suggests overseas location. Location being researched.
  5. Photo Reference No. Top Photo DJ-3A01, bottom photo Brodin_JE
  6. Information compiled by UK Friends of the 398th with thanks to Fred Carrado, Jerome Jans, and Karen Kennedy for crew identifications and Dave Jordan and Joseph "Pee Wee" Ellis for providing the photographs.
  7. If you would like to add information about this photograph, please contact our Crew Photos Coordinator. Please mention the title and photograph date.