Back Row (viewer's left to right):

  1. 2nd Lt. Joseph Wierney, Pilot
  2. 2nd Lt. Ray Gainey, Co-Pilot
  3. 2nd Lt. Ernest H. Brass, Navigator
  4. 2nd Lt. Clifford E. Donahue, Bombardier

Front Row (viewer's left to right):

  1. S/Sgt. James J. Burk, Engineer
  2. S/Sgt. James A. Woolf, Radio
  3. Sgt. Ernest Palmer, Waist Gunner
  4. Sgt. John Srader, Waist Gunner
  5. Sgt. Stacy Morris Jr, Ball Turret
  6. Sgt. Richard B. Jessop, Tail Gunner

See also:

  1. Ray D. Gainey, 398th Co-Pilot - 601st Squadron Video Interview (55m 21s)


  1. Aircraft in photo: Possibly 42-97811 Slick Chick assigned to the 401st BG 21st May 1944
  2. Photo Date: 17 April 1944
  3. Photo Location: Dalhart, Texas during Training
  4. Photo Reference No. Wierney01
  5. Information compiled by UK Friends of the 398th with thanks to Lee Ann Bradley and Karen Couch, daughter of Stacy Morris Jr.
  6. 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.