Back Row (viewer's left to right):

  1. 2nd Lt. John R. McCormick, Pilot
  2. 2nd Ray R. Woltman, Navigator (KIA)
  3. 2nd William Feinstein, Co-Pilot (KIA)
  4. S/Sgt. William G. Logan, Togglier (KIA)

Front Row (viewer's left to right):

  1. S/Sgt. Reynaldo Garcia, Ball Turret Gunner (KIA)
  2. Sgt. Charles Fellows, Tail Gunner
  3. S/Sgt. Joseph F. Stritch, Radio Operator (KIA)
  4. Sgt. William F. Garner, Left Waist Gunner (KIA)
  5. S/Sgt. Marvin L. Gooden, Engineer/Top Turret Gunner (KIA)

On ladder:

  1. Unknown man on ladder adding the insignia for another MAUDE an MARIA mission. At least 51 are shown.

See also:

  1. The McCormick Crew was involved in a mid-air collision on 3 February 1945 with the Powell Crew.
  2. 398th Mission: 3 February 1945 to Berlin, Germany
  3. Powell's Crew - 603rd Squadron - Fall 1944
  4. John McCormick, 398th Pilot - 602nd Squadron 1997 Reunion Presentation (18m 22s)


  1. 398th Mission: non-mission day
  2. Aircraft in photo: 42-97387 K8-H, MAUDE an MARIA
  3. Photo Date: 26 December 1944
  4. Photo Location: Nuthampstead
  5. Photo Reference No. A9252
  6. Information compiled by UK Friends of the 398th.
  7. 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.


  1. McCormick's crew flew 5 missions on 42-97387 K8- H MAUDE an MARIA. On the 3rd February 1945, the crew’s 26th mission they collided in mid-air with 43-38697 N7-M, flown by Perry Powell. MAUDE an MARIA crashed at Lehmke, Germany.
  2. In a note from John McCormick he stated: "... from this crew McCormick & Bill Logan survived, only for Logan to be killed by a strafing US fighter during a POW march shortly after the collision.
  3. All the men indicated as "killed in action" lost their lives on the date of the collision, 3 February 1945. Sgt. Charles Fellows did not fly that day.