John BARONE I along with a group of Noncoms took the first USA plane back to the states to Salt Lake City where I took a Train to Pyote Army Airbase. Texas to join the 93BS19BG. I stayed with the 93BS until they were called to go to Kanas to learn the B-19. I did not go with the 93rd, I was made an inspector for the second Air Force and that helped me to keep getting my flying Pay until I was discharged from the Military.
Mr. Hohmann: Your service with the 43rd and later until the end of the war certainly was noteworthy and invaluable to the total war effort. Everyone reading this post profusely thanks you for what... more
How I got back to the states Frank Hohmann,Mon Mar 16 12:00
Mr. John Barone; March 4 1943 I was TIA to the 8th Photo Squadron to train two men to become B-17E Flight Engineers. At the end of the month I returned to the 43BG only to learn that Capt. Jay Rousek ... more