above: Crew 6B6 of the 356th Bomb
back row, L to R: 1st Lt.
Hercules Pettis, commander; 2nd Lt. Charles B. Clawson Jr.,
co-pilot; 2nd Lt. Wayne F. MacFarland, bombardier; 2nd Lt. Blair C.
Archer, navigator; 2nd Lt. George Ehrlich, radar observer
front row, L to R: Cpl. Charles V. Badger, radio operator;
Cpl. Lester H. Raven, scanner; T/Sgt. Donald E. Allen, flight
engineer; Cpl. Robert W. Phill, scanner; Cpl. Edward E. Thomison
Jr., tail gunner