Theodore D. Drazkowski

Ted is in center; Robert Krager is on right.

Ted provided the photo.

Theodore D. Drazkowski was a replacement gunner with the John Payne.  He was one of two survivors when Payne's plane was shot down on January 11, 1943.  Click here to read his account of the mission.

Ted spoke of his experiences in 1990:

Part 1

Part 2

Part 3

Part 4