Kenneth DeLong

CREW LISTS

#1 May-Sept., 1942--Halverson Detachment originally--Hal Bomb Sqdn from 7/20/42

PILOT                   Therman D. Brown      1st Lt   Florida

CO-PILOT             William P. Dwyer        1st Lt    Nebraska

NAV.-BOMB.         Norman Davis            1st Lt    New York

ENGINEER             Kenneth R. De Long    S/Sgt     Pennsylvania

RADIO OP.           Taylor H. Van Gilder    S/Sgt     Arkansas

ARMORER            Robert F. Ransdell       Sgt        Colorado

TAIL GUNNER       Alphonse Izzo             Sgt        Rhode Island


#2 Oct.-Dec., 1942--514th Sqdn, 376th Bomb Group from 11/1/42

PILOT                  Therman D. Brown      Capt.

CO:PILOT             E. G. Duffy                  2nd Lt

NAVIGATOR         T. P. Schoonmaker      2nd Lt

BOMBARDIER        E. G. Matheny             2nd Lt

ENGINEER            Kenneth R. De Long    T/Sgt

RADIO OP.           Taylor H. Van Gilder    T/Sgt

ARMORER             Charlie Barnes             S/Sgt

TAIL GUNNER        E. E. Carr                    Sgt


#3 Jan.-Mar, 1943--514th Sqdn, 376th Bomb Group

PILOT                   Therman D. Brown       Capt,

CO-PILOT             E.G. Duffy                   2nd Lt

NAVIGATOR          J. V. Gillespie              Capt

BOMBARDIER        S. K. Behrend              2nd Lt

ENGINEER             Kenneth R. De Long    T/Sgt

RADIO OP.            Taylor H. Van Gilder    T/Sgt

ARMORER             Charlie Barnes             S/Sgt

TAIL GUNNER        C. J. Zehrer                 S/Sgt

376 ARCHIVES

At the 2017 reunion, the board approved the donation of our archives to the Briscoe Center for American History, located on the University of Texas - Austin campus.

Click here to go to their main website.

Also, the board approved a $5,000 donation to add to Ed Clendenin's $20,000 donation in the memory of his father. Together, these funds begin an endowment for the preservation of the 376 archives.

2018 REUNION

DATES :  TBD

CITY : Dayton, Ohio

HOTEL: TBD

2018 reunion details


previous reunions

For Sale

The Other Doolittle Raid


The Liberandos


Three Crawford Brothers


Liberando: Reflections of a Reluctant Warrior


376th Bomb Group Mission History


The Last Liberator


Full Circle


Shadows of Wings


Ten Men, A "Flying Boxcar," and A War


I Survived Ploesti


A Measure of Life


Shot Down In Yugoslavia


Stories of My Life


Attack


Born in Battle