Front Row (viewer's left to right):

  1. Earl J. Hofert
  2. M/Sgt. Maurice Schallert, Crew Chief
  3. Ben Jones

See also:

  1. Earl Hofert, 398th Bomb Group Ground Crew - 603rd Squadron Video Interview (1hr 2m 6s)


  1. Aircraft in photo: Aircraft 44-8857; assigned from 92nd BG 7th May 1945, transferred to the 306BG 23rd May 1945; no operations with the 398th.
  2. Photo Date: May 1945
  3. Photo Location: Nuthampstead
  4. Photo Reference: Photo No. 2 from the Charles Dacon Collection
  5. Information compiled by UK Friends of the 398th with thanks to Earl Hofert and Raynold Dacon.
  6. If you would like to add information about this photograph, please contact our Crew Photos Coordinator. Please mention the title and photograph date.