Back Row (viewer's left to right):

  1. Lt. Erle L. Ford, Pilot
  2. Lt. Delbert J. Skjod, Co-Pilot
  3. Lt. Randolph D. Anderson, Navigator
  4. Lt. Harry E. Gerloff, Bombardier

Front Row (viewer's left to right):

  1. Sgt. Max W. Paxton, 2nd Gunner
  2. Sgt. Coley, 2nd Engineer
  3. Sgt. William J. McMillan, Radio
  4. Sgt. Charles Derderian, 3rd Engineer
  5. Sgt. Robert L. Goren, 1st Gunner
  6. Sgt. Donald E. Borts, Asst. Engineer

See also:

  1. Erle L. Ford, 398th Pilot - 600th Squadron Video Interview (56m 21s)
  2. Robert L. Goren, 398th Waist Gunner and Togglier - 600th Squadron Video Interview (59m 45s)



  1. Aircraft in photo: Unknown
  2. Photo Date: 15 February 1944
  3. Photo Location: during training in Rapid City, South Dakota
  4. Photo Reference No. FORD01
  5. Information with thanks to Robert Goren.
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