Back Row (viewer's left to right):

  1. 2nd Lt. R.C. Carter, Co-Pilot
  2. 2nd Lt. W.A. Saferite, Pilot
  3. F/O J.R. Brown, Navigator

Front Row (viewer's left to right):

  1. Sgt. C.W. Goodman, Engineer
  2. Sgt. R.G. Thibault, Radio
  3. Sgt. J.M. Harmon, Ball Turret
  4. Sgt. B.R. Morris, Tail gunner
  5. Sgt. F.C. Lindo, Toggilier / Gunner
  6. S/Sgt. J.M. Totter, Waist Gunner



  1. 398th Mission No. 138: Sterkrade, Germany, 22 January 1945
  2. Crew Mission No. 5
  3. On this mission the Saferite crew flew in the Lead Squadron, left element.
  4. Aircraft flown: 44-8500 K8-F, known as Baby Shoes
  5. Aircraft in photo: probably 44-8500 K8-F, known as Baby Shoes
  6. Photo Date: 22 January 1945
  7. Photo Location: Nuthampstead
  8. Photo Reference No. SAFE01
  9. Information compiled by UK Friends of the 398th with thanks to John Morris & Scott Thiibault.
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