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researching a 398th Bg 601st Bs crew photo
« on: November 25, 2018, 04:51:11 AM »
Im trying towork out , how many of the crew in the bottom photograph are actually in the top photo ??  this is from the 398th Bg

Im sure that A and B are the same person? Any help/thoughts  would be gratefully received
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Re: researching a 398th Bg 601st Bs crew photo
« Reply #1 on: November 25, 2018, 06:23:59 PM »
Hey Carl
Great photos but Iím no help on the idís. Sorry.

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Re: researching a 398th Bg 601st Bs crew photo
« Reply #2 on: November 28, 2018, 12:58:27 PM »
No probs Paul !!   do you think crewman A is the same guy in each photo ??

I can now ID  Crewman B  ,his name is 2nd LT Paul Foster Bombardier

1 down 9 to go !!

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Re: researching a 398th Bg 601st Bs crew photo
« Reply #3 on: November 28, 2018, 04:23:56 PM »
Carl,

Looks like the same guy to me.

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Re: researching a 398th Bg 601st Bs crew photo
« Reply #4 on: November 29, 2018, 01:22:20 PM »
Thats enough of a definate id for me then Paul !!   :)
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Re: researching a 398th Bg 601st Bs crew photo
« Reply #5 on: November 30, 2018, 06:17:05 AM »
Hey Carl, If Crewman B in both photos is confirmed, I'd question why Crewman A is taller/just as tall in the top photo, but a few inches shorter in the bottom photo
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Re: researching a 398th Bg 601st Bs crew photo
« Reply #6 on: November 30, 2018, 01:10:49 PM »
Hey Carl, If Crewman B in both photos is confirmed, I'd question why Crewman A is taller/just as tall in the top photo, but a few inches shorter in the bottom photo

Eric , i might have member A in the top photo wrong ?  It might be the guy standing next to him on his right ??  i did question myself about that call !  ??? 

Always appreciate any help !  :)

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