Clyde Murphree crew

Clyde Murphree crew transferred from India to the Middle East as part of the Brereton Detachment.  The men and their positions are:

Officers
Murphree, Clyde R.
Milner, Robert S.
Gordon, Merrill K.

Enlisted
Stevens, Milton A.
Brum, Herbert L.
Simms, John S.
Hicks, Peston R.
Harris, Jack O.
Fletcher, Edgar B.


399542
423409
409915


665440
691410
19002764
11030889
17024131
6900258


Pilot
Co-pilot
Nav-Bom


Enlisted Bombardier
Engineer
Radio Operator
Gunner
Gunner
Gunner


According to the July 2, 1942 orders, these are the crew and passengers on board B-17E, 41-2475:

Murphree, Clyde R.                  399542    Pilot
Milner, Robert S.                      423409    Co-pilot
Gordon, Merrill K.                    409915    Nav-Bom
Stevens, Milton A.                    665440    Enlisted Bombardier
Brum, Herbert L.                    6912410    Engineer
Fletcher, Edgar B.                   6900258    Engineer
Simms, John S.                     19002764    Radio Operator
Harris, Jack O.                      17024131    Gunner
Hicks, Peston R.                   11030889    Gunner

Herbert, Michael                   6551812     Passenger - S/Sgt
McNaughton, Donald L.        19051789   Passenger - Pvt.