Edgar E. Huddleston, Jr.

Edgar E. Huddleston, Jr. was the tail gunner on Charles Hobbs crew.

Hobb's daughter wrote a comment about him.  Click here to read it.

She also has created a web page dedicated to him.  Click here to see his scrapbook.  Click here to read about his missions.

To read about a specific mission, click on the specific date below:

Mission
#      Date       Group  AC_serial    AC NIckname       Target
                         RCL    Num.
  1   4/30/1943  ?          ?                ?                              Messina Sicily
  2   5/  1/1943 55   42-40209   Wild Wolf (The)            Reggio Italy
  3   5/  4/1943 55   42-40209   Wild Wolf (The)            Reggio Italy
  4   5/  6/1943 55   42-40209   Wild Wolf (The)            Reggio Italy
  5   5/  9/1943 55   42-40209   Wild Wolf (The)            Messina Sicily
  6   5/11/1943 55   42-40209   Wild Wolf (The)            Catania Sicily
  7   5/21/1943 55   42-40209   Wild Wolf (The)            San Giovanni Italy
  8   5/30/1943 49          ?               ?                             Foggia Italy
  9   6/  4/1943 55   42-40209   Wild Wolf (The)            Grottaglie Italy
10   6/  6/1943 55   42-40209   Wild Wolf (The)            Reggio Italy
11   6/13/1943 55   42-40209   Wild Wolf (The)            Gerbini A/D Sicily
12   6/19/1943 55   42-40209   Wild Wolf (The)            San Giovanni Italy
13   6/24/1943 55   42-40209   Wild Wolf (The)            Salonika Greece
14   6/27/1943 55   42-40209   Wild Wolf (The)            Kalamaki A/D Greece
15   7/  5/1943 53   42-40110   Pink Lady                     Messina Sicily
16   7/  8/1943 55   42-40209   Wild Wolf (The)            Catania Sicily
17   7/14/1943 55   42-40209   Wild Wolf (The)            Messina Sicily
18   7/16/1943 55   42-40209   Wild Wolf (The)            Bari Italy
19   9/12/1943 55   42-40209   Wild Wolf (The)            Maritza A/D Greece
20   9/17/1943 48   42-40656   Elsie                            Pescara Italy
21   9/20/1943 55   42-40209   Wild Wolf (The)            Pescara Italy
22   9/22/1943 88   42-40319   Yankee Rebel /            Eleusis Greece
                    move from Benghazi to Enfidaville, Tunis
23 10/  4/1943 54   42-40317   Barrel House Bessie     Tatoi A/D Greece
24 10/  5/1943 54   42-40317   Barrel House Bessie     Eleusis Greece
25 10/  7/1943 44   42-72772   ----                            Maritza A/D Greece
     10/10/1943  engine problem, so turned back
                              on leave in Alexandria
31 11/24/1943 40          ?           Hairless Joe                 Sofia Bulgaria
32 11/28/1943 57          ?                ?                             Dogna Tunnel Italy
33 11/29/1943 46   42-73083   Vitamin P                     Casala A/D
     12/  1/1943           mission cancelled due to weather
34 12/  2/1943 46   42-73083   Vitamin P                     Bolzano Italy
35 12/  3/1943
36 12/  6/1943 40          ?           Hairless Joe                 Eleusis Greece
37 12/  8/1943 46   42-73083   Vitamin P                     Tatoi A/D Greece
38 12/11/1943            mission cancelled
39 12/14/1943 46   42-73083   Vitamin P                     Tatoi A/D Greece
40 12/15/1943 46   42-73083   Vitamin P                     Aviso Italy
41 12/16/1943 40          ?           Hairless Joe                 Dogna Tunnel Italy
42 12/19/1943 46   42-73083   Vitamin P                     Augsburg Germany
43 12/20/1943 46   42-73083   Vitamin P                     Sofia Bulgaria
44 12/25/1943 40          ?           Hairless Joe                 Udine Italy
45   2/  8/1944 40          ?           Hairless Joe                 Viterbo Italy
46   2/10/1944 42   42-72767   Flame McGoon             Campoleone Italy
47   2/14/1944 40          ?           Hairless Joe                 Verona Italy
48   2/16/1944 54   42-730xx    ----                           Prato Italy
49   2/17/1944 54   42-730xx    ----                           Anzio Italy
50   2/20/1944 40          ?           Hairless Joe                 Anzio Italy
52   2/22/1944 56   42-52181    My Aching Back          Regensburg Germany
 

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