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S/SGT  R.W. CIACOMMELI

UNIT: 351st BOMB Sqdn POSITION: WG
SERIAL #: STATUS: CPT
MACR:

Comments1: 12 OCT 44 BREMEN

COMMENTS & NOTES

MEMO 1:

CREW:  SPARE GUNNER

CREW
 
2nd Lt Edward J. Simmons      P   CPT   25/9/44 LUDWIGSHAFEN, MY
2nd Lt Louis R. Romeo          CP  CPT  25/9/44 LUDWIGSHAFEN, MY
2nd Lt Walter E. Harmon     NAV CPT  25/9/44 LUDWIGSHAFEN, MY
2nd Lt Russell E. McKitterick BOM CPT  25/9/44 LUDWIGSHAFEN, MY  TAPS: 26 DEC 1987
S/Sgt Giglio P. Birtig            ROG NOC  FLEW WITH CREW FROM 1/5/44 UNITL 27/5/44  
S/Sgt William O. Reetz         TTE CPT  25/9/44 LUDWIGSHAFEN, MY  
   Sgt Martin J. Perno           BTG CPT 11/9/44 RUHLAND, OIL REFINERY
   Sgt Walter E. Doll            RWG NOC FLEW WITH CREW FROM 1/5/44 UNTIL 28/5/44
   Sgt Edward J. Donovan    LWG CPT  25/9/44 LUDWIGSHAFEN, MY TAPS:14 JUN 1976
   Sgt Frank A. Raihl               TG CPT  25/9/44 LUDWIGSHAFEN, MY
 
351st Sqdn.  Crew, as above, joined the 100th Group on 12/4/44.
Crew flew "Our Gal Sal"  most likely the Second Crew to fly the Aircraft after Bob Shoens.
351st Sqdn. Diary for Oct. 1944 says this crew finished it's tour and sent back to US.

Changes on the Crew. 
ROG:
T/SGT R.O. HOWELL        28 MAY 44 MAGDEBURG    to   7 JUN 44  NANTES   (Originally from Lt John Griffin Crew)
T/SGT R.G. TRUEX           20 JUN  44 FALLERSLEBEN to 15 AUG 44  VENLO     (Spare ROG pool)
T/SGT R.W.CIACOMELLI   24 AUG  44 RUHLAND        to  11 SEP 44  RUHLAND (Spare ROG pool)


8/24/1944 62 183 HARMON W.E. LT NAV 37815 RUHLAND (OIL)
8/24/1944 62 183 GATELY J.A. S/SGT TG 37815 RUHLAND (OIL)
8/24/1944 62 183 DONOVAN E.J. S/SGT LWG 37815 RUHLAND (OIL)
8/24/1944 62 183 PERNO M.J. S/SGT BTG 37815 RUHLAND (OIL)
8/24/1944 62 183 REETZ W.O. T/SGT TTE 37815 RUHLAND (OIL)
8/24/1944 62 183 MCKITTERICK R.W. LT BOM 37815 RUHLAND (OIL)
8/24/1944 62 183 ROMEO L.R. LT CP 37815 RUHLAND (OIL)
8/24/1944 62 183 SIMMONS E.J. LT P 37815 RUHLAND (OIL)
8/24/1944 62 183 CIACOMELLI R.W. T/SGT ROG 37815 RUHLAND (OIL)
 
8/27/1944 62 186 PERNO M.J. S/SGT BTG 38124 BERLIN (RECALL)
8/27/1944 62 186 ROMEO L.R. LT CP 38124 BERLIN (RECALL)
8/27/1944 62 186 DAVIS D.E. S/SGT TG 38124 BERLIN (RECALL)
8/27/1944 62 186 DONOVAN E.J. S/SGT LWG 38124 BERLIN (RECALL)
8/27/1944 62 186 REETZ W.O. T/SGT TTE 38124 BERLIN (RECALL)
8/27/1944 62 186 CIACOMELLI R.W. T/SGT ROG 38124 BERLIN (RECALL)
8/27/1944 62 186 HARMON W.E. LT NAV 38124 BERLIN (RECALL)
8/27/1944 62 186 SIMMONS E.J. LT P 38124 BERLIN (RECALL)
8/27/1944 62 186 MCKITTERICK R.W. LT BOM 38124 BERLIN (RECALL)
 
8/30/1944 62 187 SIMMONS E.J. LT P 37812 BREMEN
8/30/1944 62 187 ROMEO L.R. LT CP 37812 BREMEN
8/30/1944 62 187 HARMON W.E. LT NAV 37812 BREMEN
8/30/1944 62 187 MCKITTERICK R.W. LT BOM 37812 BREMEN
8/30/1944 62 187 CIACOMELLI R.W. T/SGT ROG 37812 BREMEN
8/30/1944 62 187 REETZ W.O. T/SGT TTE 37812 BREMEN
8/30/1944 62 187 PERNO M.J. S/SGT BTG 37812 BREMEN
8/30/1944 62 187 DONOVAN E.J. S/SGT LWG 37812 BREMEN
8/30/1944 62 187 RAIHL F.A. S/SGT TG 37812 BREMEN
 
9/8/1944 62 191 HARMON W.E. LT NAV 37815 MAINZ
9/8/1944 62 191 MCKITTERICK R.W. LT BOM 37815 MAINZ
9/8/1944 62 191 CIACOMELLI R.W. T/SGT ROG 37815 MAINZ
9/8/1944 62 191 REETZ W.O. T/SGT TTE 37815 MAINZ
9/8/1944 62 191 PERNO M.J. S/SGT BTG 37815 MAINZ
9/8/1944 62 191 DONOVAN E.J. S/SGT LWG 37815 MAINZ
9/8/1944 62 191 RAIHL F.A. S/SGT TG 37815 MAINZ
9/8/1944 62 191 SIMMONS E.J. LT P 37815 MAINZ
9/8/1944 62 191 ROMEO L.R. LT CP 37815 MAINZ
 
9/9/1944 62 192 REETZ W.O. T/SGT TTE 37815 DUSSELDORF
9/9/1944 62 192 RAIHL F.A. S/SGT TG 37815 DUSSELDORF
9/9/1944 62 192 PERNO M.J. S/SGT BTG 37815 DUSSELDORF
9/9/1944 62 192 CIACOMELLI R.W. T/SGT ROG 37815 DUSSELDORF
9/9/1944 62 192 MCKITTERICK R.W. LT BOM 37815 DUSSELDORF
9/9/1944 62 192 HARMON W.E. LT NAV 37815 DUSSELDORF
9/9/1944 62 192 ROMEO L.R. LT CP 37815 DUSSELDORF
9/9/1944 62 192 SIMMONS E.J. LT P 37815 DUSSELDORF
9/9/1944 62 192 DONOVAN E.J. S/SGT LWG 37815 DUSSELDORF
 
9/11/1944 62 194 SIMMONS E.J. LT P 37815 RUHLAND (OIL)
9/11/1944 62 194 ROMEO L.R. LT CP 37815 RUHLAND (OIL)
9/11/1944 62 194 HARMON W.E. LT NAV 37815 RUHLAND (OIL)
9/11/1944 62 194 MCKITTERICK R.W. LT BOM 37815 RUHLAND (OIL)
9/11/1944 62 194 CIACOMELLI R.W. T/SGT ROG 37815 RUHLAND (OIL)
9/11/1944 62 194 REETZ W.O. T/SGT TTE 37815 RUHLAND (OIL)
9/11/1944 62 194 PERNO M.J. S/SGT BTG 37815 RUHLAND (OIL)        (completed tour)
9/11/1944 62 194 DONOVAN E.J. S/SGT LWG 37815 RUHLAND (OIL)
9/11/1944 62 194 RAIHL F.A. S/SGT TG 37815 RUHLAND (OIL)


CREW

1st Lt. Harvey W. Dickert       O-759430 P CPT Bremen  12 Oct 44
1st Lt. Vernon G. Keilholtz       O-705122 CP CPT Mainz  27 Sep 44
1st Lt. Raymond W. Spahr     O-712932 NAV CPT Ludwigburg 03 Oct 44
1st Lt. John A. Bryce           T-124342 BOM CPT Ludwigshaven 25 Sep 44
T/Sgt Robert J. Levin          16079902 TTE CPT   Hamburg  17 Jan 45
S/Sgt Michael E. Sweeney     11057006 ROG CPT   Jena        19 Mar 45
S/Sgt Everett S. Collier         37470894 WG CPT Bremen  12 Oct 44
S/Sgt Robert B. Patterson    37537192 WG POW  Burg-bei-Magdeburg  10 Apr 45 w/Lt Bazin Crew  (see note below) 
S/Sgt Dale L. Humphrey       39333941 BTG CPT Bremen  12 Oct 44
S/sgt Walter B. Shipman      9705838     TG CPT Bremen  12 Oct 44

351ST SQDN.. JOINED GROUP 29 MAY 44 


Date Crew Nbr Mission Nbr Last Name Initial Rank Position Aircraft Nbr Target
9/9/1944 56 192 FELCE R.D. T/SGT TTE 31412 DUSSELDORF
9/9/1944 56 192 SHIPMAN W.B. SGT TG 31412 DUSSELDORF
9/9/1944 56 192 CIACOMELLI R.W. S/SGT ROG 31412 DUSSELDORF
9/9/1944 56 192 HUNPHREY D.L. SGT BTG 31412 DUSSELDORF
9/9/1944 56 192 BRYCE J.A. F/O BOM 31412 DUSSELDORF
9/9/1944 56 192 SPAHR R.W. LT NAV 31412 DUSSELDORF
9/9/1944 56 192 KEILHOLTZ V.G. LT CP 31412 DUSSELDORF
9/9/1944 56 192 DICKERT H.W. LT P 31412 DUSSELDORF
9/9/1944 56 192 COLLIER E.S. SGT RWG 31412 DUSSELDORF

9/10/1944 56 193 BRYCE J.A. F/O BOM 31412 NURNBURG
9/10/1944 56 193 SHIPMAN W.B. SGT TG 31412 NURNBURG
9/10/1944 56 193 COLLIER E.S. SGT RWG 31412 NURNBURG
9/10/1944 56 193 HUNPHREY D.L. SGT BTG 31412 NURNBURG
9/10/1944 56 193 CIACOMELLI R.W. S/SGT ROG 31412 NURNBURG
9/10/1944 56 193 SPAHR R.W. LT NAV 31412 NURNBURG
9/10/1944 56 193 KEILHOLTZ V.G. LT CP 31412 NURNBURG
9/10/1944 56 193 DICKERT H.W. LT P 31412 NURNBURG
9/10/1944 56 193 FELCE R.D. T/SGT TTE 31412 NURNBURG

9/11/1944 56 194 CIACOMELLI R.W. S/SGT ROG 31412 RUHLAND (OIL)
9/11/1944 56 194 FELCE R.D. T/SGT TTE 31412 RUHLAND (OIL)
9/11/1944 56 194 HUNPHREY D.L. SGT BTG 31412 RUHLAND (OIL)
9/11/1944 56 194 SHIPMAN W.B. SGT TG 31412 RUHLAND (OIL)
9/11/1944 56 194 SPAHR R.W. LT NAV 31412 RUHLAND (OIL)
9/11/1944 56 194 KEILHOLTZ V.G. LT CP 31412 RUHLAND (OIL)
9/11/1944 56 194 DICKERT H.W. LT P 31412 RUHLAND (OIL)
9/11/1944 56 194 COLLIER E.S. SGT RWG 31412 RUHLAND (OIL)
9/11/1944 56 194 BRYCE J.A. F/O BOM 31412 RUHLAND (OIL)

9/26/1944 56 200 FELCE R.D. T/SGT TTE 97126 BREMEN
9/26/1944 56 200 SHIPMAN W.B. SGT TG 97126 BREMEN
9/26/1944 56 200 HUNPHREY D.L. SGT BTG 97126 BREMEN
9/26/1944 56 200 CIACOMELLI R.W. S/SGT ROG 97126 BREMEN
9/26/1944 56 200 BRYCE J.A. F/O BOM 97126 BREMEN
9/26/1944 56 200 SPAHR R.W. LT NAV 97126 BREMEN
9/26/1944 56 200 KEILHOLTZ V.G. LT CP 97126 BREMEN
9/26/1944 56 200 DICKERT H.W. LT P 97126 BREMEN
9/26/1944 56 200 COLLIER E.S. SGT RWG 97126 BREMEN

9/27/1944 56 201 SHIPMAN W.B. SGT TG 31066 MAINZ
9/27/1944 56 201 DICKERT H.W. LT P 31066 MAINZ
9/27/1944 56 201 KEILHOLTZ V.G. LT CP 31066 MAINZ
9/27/1944 56 201 SPAHR R.W. LT NAV 31066 MAINZ
9/27/1944 56 201 BRYCE J.A. F/O BOM 31066 MAINZ
9/27/1944 56 201 CIACOMELLI R.W. S/SGT ROG 31066 MAINZ
9/27/1944 56 201 FELCE R.D. T/SGT TTE 31066 MAINZ
9/27/1944 56 201 HUNPHREY D.L. SGT BTG 31066 MAINZ
9/27/1944 56 201 COLLIER E.S. SGT RWG 31066 MAINZ

MEMO 2:

KIA / MIA / EVA / INT INFORMATION:

TARGET: DATE:  
AIRCRAFT: CAUSE:  

BURIAL INFORMATION

PLOT: ROW:  
GRAVE: CEMETERY:  
ID: 881