Starrett's Crew


Billie McCuller back row far right, and E. C. O'Brien is the second from the right. (submitted by Ron McCuller, Billie's son).

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CREW INFO
Name Rank Position First Mission Last Mission Status
Douglas Starrett   Pilot 11/05/44 03/18/45 Completed tour.
James Ratabaugh   Copilot 11/05/44 03/18/45 Completed tour.
Billie McCuller   Flight Engineer/Top 11/05/44 03/18/45 Completed tour.
Seymour H. "Nate" Naten   Radio Operator 11/05/44 03/18/45 Completed tour.
Victor Beadry   Waist 11/05/44 03/18/45 Completed tour.
E. C. "Pops" O'Brien   Waist 11/05/44   2 tours/36 missions total.
James Ridley   Ball 11/05/44 03/18/45 Completed tour.
Hendrickson   Bombardier/Navigator 11/05/44 03/18/45 Completed tour.
Gary Layson   Tail 11/05/44 03/18/45 Completed tour.
 
MISSION INFO
MISSION DATE NAME ID S/N TYPE
103 11/06/44   NR 43-37968 B17G
104 11/09/44   NR 43-37968 B17G
105 11/10/44   NR 43-37968 B17G
109 11/27/44 The Short Arm NA 44-6616 B17G
112 12/06/44   NF 43-37952 B17G
118 12/24/44   DK 43-37945 B17G
119 12/26/44   TT 43-37820 B17G
120 12/28/44 Ruthie Bee DD 44-6314 B17G
122 12/30/44   TN 43-38194 B17G
123 12/31/44   PR 42-97968 B17G
124 01/01/45   DJ 43-37963 B17G
126 01/03/45 Lil' Butch/Rodney the Rocks NP 43-38142 B17G
128 01/07/45 Lil' Butch/Rodney the Rocks NP 43-38142 B17G
129 01/08/45 Lil' Butch/Rodney the Rocks NP 43-38142 B17G
131 01/13/45 Lil' Butch/Rodney the Rocks NP 43-38142 B17G
135 01/20/45 Lil' Butch/Rodney the Rocks NP 43-38142 B17G
136 01/21/45 Lil' Butch/Rodney the Rocks NP 43-38142 B17G
137 01/28/45 Lil' Butch/Rodney the Rocks NP 43-38142 B17G
139 02/01/45 Miss B. Havin NN 43-38859 B17G
141 02/06/45 Lil' Butch/Rodney the Rocks NP 43-38142 B17G
143 02/14/45 Vermont Maid (Cupcake) ND 43-38246 B17G
146 02/17/45 Lil' Butch/Rodney the Rocks NP 43-38142 B17G
148 02/21/45 Lil' Butch/Rodney the Rocks NP 43-38142 B17G
149 02/22/45 Lil' Butch/Rodney the Rocks NP 43-38142 B17G
151 02/24/45 Lil' Butch/Rodney the Rocks NP 43-38142 B17G
152 02/25/45 Lil' Butch/Rodney the Rocks NP 43-38142 B17G
153 02/26/45 American Beauty DG 42-98008 B17G
161 03/09/45   PN 44-8132 B17G
162 03/10/45 Lil' Butch/Rodney the Rocks NP 43-38142 B17G
163 03/11/45 Lil' Butch/Rodney the Rocks NP 43-38142 B17G
164 03/12/45 Lil' Butch/Rodney the Rocks NP 43-38142 B17G
165 03/14/45 Lil' Butch/Rodney the Rocks NP 43-38142 B17G
167 03/17/45 Oh! Miss Agnes NB 43-38001 B17G
168 03/18/45 Lil' Butch/Rodney the Rocks NP 43-38142 B17G
170 03/21/45 Chief Oshkosh NR 44-8510 B17G
171 03/22/45 Lil' Butch/Rodney the Rocks NP 43-38142 B17G
172 03/23/45 Lil' Butch/Rodney the Rocks NP 43-38142 B17G

Completed 35 Missions


 
Created: 10/23/99 Modified: 12/23/16

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