|This reflects an ongoing effort
to post photos from the 43rd Bomb Group’s 1943 pictorial album Down Under, placing names to faces
as much as possible. Several resources were cross-referenced to
minimize any errors in identifying these men. It is our hope that folks
will come forward over time to identify themselves, a crewmate or a
If you can identify an individual in the Down Under album, please contact
the Association Secretary at email@example.com
or contact Janet Kimble at Jkimble@virginia.org.
Special thanks to Richard "Dick" Bennet (65th) and daughter Jordi for
their input on this project. Also, Don Williams, son of MSgt Leonard F
Williams (65th), provided additional information based on a similar
project he had been working with former Secretary Ed Gammill. And, a
note of thanks to the family of Ed Gammill (63rd) who kindly donated
Ed’s "marked up" copy of Down Under
to the Association to assist in this effort.