Original 562nd Bomb Squadron Staff

Back row from left to right

  • E. C. Bordenet, Armament
  • D. K. Elliott, Communications
  • G. H. Sherman, Assistant Engineering
  • J. F. Bihari, Assistant Adjutant
  • R. D. Summers, Ordnance
  • Front row from left to right

  • J. H. Gore, Adjutant
  • A. W. Haessley, Intelligence
  • B. C. Reed, Squadron Commander
  • A. M. Peterson, Medical
  • P. New, Engineering
  • The 562nd started out like the other squadrons but became the lead squadron having all of lead crews in November 1944. Until that time each squadron had its own lead crews.When the change was made, lead crews in other squadrons were transferred to the 562nd.

    Last NameFirst NameMiddle NameDutyUnitRankDOBBirth CityBirth StateHometownHome StateDODOutcomeDeptMOSBranch
    Dubay EugeneN.Staff56225 Dec 18ChicagoILChicagoIL12 Apr 94AC
    Elliott DavidK.Staff562Capt. BereaOH CommsAC
    Sherman GeorgeB.Staff562  Admin
    New Pat (NMI)Staff5622nd Lt. DurantOK Supply4823USA
    Summers RoyD.Staff5621st Lt. Long IslandNY OrdinanceORD
    Kelley DaleL.Staff562Sgt.  566
    Bihari JeromeF.Staff562Capt. ColumbiaSC AdminAC