Back Row (viewer's left to right):

  1. S/Sgt. Mike Jobak, Togglier/Gunner
  2. S/Sgt. Ralph Retser, Radio
  3. 2nd Lt. James E. Koenig, Pilot
  4. 2nd Lt. Daniel J. Metaxas, Co-Pilot
  5. S/Sgt. Robert V. Gruber, Engineer

Front Row (viewer's left to right):

  1. S/Sgt. Ferrand St.Louis, Ball Turret
  2. 2nd Lt. Lloyd A. Allsop, Navigator
  3. Sgt. Howard J. Smith, Waist Gunner
  4. Sgt. John C. Klingerhoefer, Tail Gunner

See also:

  1. Terence St. Louis, 398th Ball Turret Gunner - 601st Squadron Video Interview (56m 13s)


  1. 398th Mission No. 151, Nurnburg, Germany, 21 Feb 1945
  2. On this mission the Koenig crew flew in the Low Group.
  3. Aircraft flown: 44-8517 30-J
  4. Aircraft in photo: probably 44-8517 30-J
  5. Photo Date: 21 Feb 1945
  6. Photo Location: Nuthampstead
  7. Photo Reference No. A9249
  8. Information compiled by UK Friends of the 398th via Jacks Books, with thanks to Robert and Sarah Gruber.
  9. If you would like to add information about this photograph, or can provide a better scan, please contact our Crew Photos Coordinator. Please mention the title and photograph date.