John H. Payne

John H. Payne crew ferried HALPRO B-24 Black Mariah II overseas.  He was KIA on January 11, 1943.

The other members of his crew that day were:

Norman R. Angell - Portland, Oregon (he was heavily wounded and died on 14 Jan 1943).
Merle J. Andrews - Springfield, Illinois - KIA
Cecil G. Buttram - Crossville, Tennessee - KIA
Harold C. Vanness - KIA, buried Sicily-Rome American Cemetery, Italy
Daniel W. Brown - KIA
Julius P. Lewis, navigator - KIA
Robert R. Krager - Nebraska - POW in a camp in Austria
Theodore D. Drazkowski - Michigan - POW camp in Italy.

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