Back Row (viewer's left to right):

  1. 1st Lt. J.F. Stevens, Navigator - Squadron HQ
  2. 2nd Lt. Harold Rosenzweig, Navigator
  3. 1st Lt. Norman V. Rudrud, Pilot
  4. Captain Jean Miller, Command Pilot
  5. 2nd Lt. Edwin L. Brown, Bombardier

Front Row (viewer's left to right):

  1. 2nd Lt. William Ganz, Co-Pilot, but flew as Tail Gunner /Observer for this mission
  2. T/Sgt. Beryl C. Cooper, Radio Operator
  3. 1st Lt. J.T. Eberhardt, "Mickey Operator"
  4. S/Sgt. Milford C.Pinson, Waist Gunner
  5. S/Sgt. George H.Cooper, Waist Gunner

Missing from Photo:

  1. T/Sgt. Eugene Kerr, Engineer


  1. Original Crew No. 48
  2. 398th Mission No. 50, Munich, Germany, 16 July 1944
  3. On this mission the Rudrud crew flew Lead Crew, Lead Group
  4. Aircraft flown: 42-97740 K8-Q (PFF Aircraft)
  5. Aircraft in photo: 42-97740 K8-Q (PFF Aircraft); Number under navigator's window confirms as 42-97740
  6. Photo Date: 16 July 1944
  7. Photo Location: Nuthampstead
  8. Photo Reference No. ER Page 24
  9. Other Photo Reference No. ER_Page 24
  10. Information compiled by UK Friends of the 398th with thanks to Bill Ganz, Eric Rudrud, & Rich Rupp
  11. If you would like to add information about this photograph, please contact our Crew Photos Coordinator. Please mention the title and photograph date.