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Crew PILOT: Charles B.  WINKELMAN

 Charles B. Winkelman Crew: Standing from left: Thomas E. Combs - TTE, Jean E. Ray - ROG, Thomas Cuccaro - BTG, Michael F. Darcy - WG, and Ennis M. Bankhead - TG. Kneeling: Charles B. Winkelman - Pilot, Ralph D. Smith - CP, William H. Booth - NAV and Howard M. Harris - BOM, This crew was shot down 3 Sep 43 near Paris, France. Seven of this crew evaded capture and returned to Military Control, two were POWs and the Tail Gunner Ennis Bankhead was KIA. This aircraft was involved in the massive collision of 100th aircraft at Paris on 3 Sep 43. Detailed Information (100th Photo Archives) 

MACR: 00000 CR: 00000

Crew Members:

Crew 1

NBR Person Position Status
1 LT Charles B. WINKELMAN P EVA
2 LT Ralph D SMITH CP EVA
3 LT William H. BOOTH NAV EVA
4 LT Howard M. HARRIS BOM EVA
5 T/SGT Thomas E. COMBS TTE EVA
6 S/SGT Jean E. RAY ROG POW
7 T/SGT Thomas L. CUCCARO BTG POW
8 S/SGT Michael F. DARCY WG EVA
9 S/SGT Alfred J. ZEOLI WG EVA
10 S/SGT Ennis M. BANKHEAD TG KIA

PHOTOS:

Charles B. Winkelman Crew: Standing from left: Thomas E. Combs - TTE, Jean E. Ray - ROG, Thomas Cuccaro - BTG,  Michael F.  Darcy - WG, and Ennis M. Bankhead - TG.  Kneeling: Charles B. Winkelman - Pilot, Ralph D. Smith - CP, William H. Booth - NAV and Howard M. Harris - BOM, This crew was shot down 3 Sep 43 near Paris, France. Seven of this crew evaded capture and returned to Military Control, two were POWs and the Tail Gunner Ennis Bankhead was KIA. This aircraft was involved in the massive collision of 100th aircraft at Paris on 3 Sep 43.   Detailed Information    (100th Photo Archives)