Francis Marchese mission January 24, 1943

Jan. 24, 1943

Left Abu Sueir 12:50

landed 159 at 16:10

T.F.T. 3:20

Jan. 26, 1943

Left 159 for Naples at 12:20

never reached Naples on account of Bad Weather

Bombed somewhere in Sicley from 23,500'

Landed at 159 at 23:20

T.F.T 11 combat

Jan. 27,1943

Left 159 at 13:30

Landed Abu Sueir 15:50

T.F.T. 2:20



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.



CITY : Dayton, Ohio


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


Born in Battle