Jess McChesney crew

Jess McChesney crew was assigned to the 513th Squadron.  The above photo was taken from Jess McChesney's find-a-grave page. The caption reads:

"This is the crew Capt McChesney flew with in Africa and Italy during WW 2. They flew 50 missions, including the raids on the oil refineries at Ploesti."

While their specific location in the photo is not known, the men and their positions are:

Officers
McChesney, Jess M.
Bausch, Edwin J.
Dorey, Ralph P.
McCaulley, Richard R.

Enlisted
Pousson, Milfred J.
Ward, Jr., John R.
Miske, Bernard A.
Tibbetts, Charles E.
Kiker, William A.
Blecher, Jr., Walter T.


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Pilot, Dept 1024
Co-pilot, Dept 1024
Navigator, Dept 1034
Bombardier, Dept 1035


Engineer, Dept 748
Radio Operator, Dept 757
Waist Gunner, Dept 612
Ball Turret, Dept 612
Nose Turret, Dept 612
Tail Turret, Dept 612