Back Row (viewer's left to right):

  1. 2nd Lt. Charles.K. Edick, Navigator
  2. 2nd Lt. Warren.H. Wright, Co-Pilot
  3. 2nd Lt. William E. Engel, Pilot
  4. 2nd Lt. Ray W. Wilkins, Bombardier

Front Row (viewer's left to right):

  1. Sgt. Lawrence R. McIver, Ball Turret
  2. Sgt. Henry B. Lee, Waist Gunner
  3. Sgt. P.F. Crawford, Waist Gunner
  4. Sgt. Daniel J. Naragon, Tail Gunner
  5. S/Sgt. Lonnie D. Mason, Flight Engineer/Top Turret Gunner
  6. S/Sgt. Eli Badovinac, Radio


  1. Original Crew No. 59 for the Roster to England
  2. Aircraft in photo: Unknown
  3. Photo Date: Estimated February 1944
  4. Photo Location: Rapid City
  5. Photo Reference No. Mason 01, Engel
  6. Information compiled by UK Friends of the 398th with thanks to Lonnie Mason & Jerry Mason, and to Joseph "Pee Wee" Ellis for providing the photograph.
  7. If you would like to add information about this photograph, please contact our Crew Photos Coordinator. Please mention the title and photograph date.