S E C R E T

AIR TRANSPORT COMMAND

PACIFIC DIVISION, WEST COAST WING

1505th AAF BASE UNIT

Mather Field, Sacramento, California

OPERATIONS ORDER )

NUMBER                  46 )     

E X T R A C T              

 SECRET
 Auth:…..CG      PD ATC  
 Init:…….CHC 
 Date:…..2 December 1944                                                   

1.  PAC Ltr, WD HQ AAF, Wash, D.C. File 370.5, Sub: “Movement Orders, Air and Flight Echelons, Shipment 9159” dated 14, Aug 44 and Ltr of Instructions from Hq, PD-ATC, APO 953 Par 6 dated 30 July 44 and Ltrs File 370.5 – 676 dated 24 Nov 44, 370.5 -- 677 dated 27 Nov 44, 370.5 – 678 dated 27 Nov 44, 370.5 – 679 dated 27 Nov 44, 370.5 – 681 dated 28 Nov 44, Hq, Army Air Field, Herington, Kansas, the below listed O and EM WP at the proper time in designated mil acft in connection  with Project 98087, Shipment 9159, from Mather Field, Calif to the MARIANAS ISLANDS delivering acft and personnel to control of CG, XXI BOMBER COMMAND, MARIANAS ISLANDS. Auth is granted to make variations and to proceed to such other places as may be necessary for the completion of this mission. This ia a PCS.


B 29 #42-63485   Crew #9159 FZ-54

1st Lt

SHAFFRATH, PAUL  W.

0427003

( AC )

1st Lt   

SWISSHEIM, JOHN J.

025967

( P )

2nd  Lt

MEDING, ERIC M.

0698314

( NB )

2nd Lt

GREEN, ROBERT L., JR.

0696086

( BN )

2nd Lt

HARRIS, BENJAMIN L.

0868010

( FE )

Sgt  

Sheshansky, Harold  (N)

32658419

( CFC )

S/Sgt 

Ray, John M., Jr.

14139554

( ROM )

Cpl    

Wright, Dale D.

14135441

( LG )

Cpl    

Tramp, Robert L.

19134807

( RG )

Sgt     

Smith. Robert G.

15382676

( SG )

Sgt     

Sumner, Robert C.

39831807

( TG )



B-29 #42-63467   Crew #9159 DZ-11

1st Lt

McGREGOR, JACK K.

026235

( AC )

2nd Lt

BALLARD, ROBERT C., JR.

0806959

( P )

2nd Lt

CLASSICK, JAMES J.

0698662

( NB )

2nd Lt

FREEMAN, JAMES L.

0698690

( BN )

2nd Lt

YOUNG, ALBERT L., JR.

0863604

( FE )

Cpl

Henderson, Emil A., Jr.

12022030

( CFC )

Sgt

Hoover, Glen J.

35544636

( ROM )

Cpl

Crump, Everett L.

39460588

( LG )

Cpl

Crucitti, Joseph D.

31406975

( RG )

Sgt

Whitaker, Bernard E.

35720532

( SG )

Cpl

Brown, Frank M.

32714974

( TG )


B-29 #42-63466   Crew #9159 EZ-31

1st Lt

DELKER, WARREN H.

0433655

( AC )

2nd Lt

LEONARD, HOWARD (N)

0806092

( P )

2nd Lt

MAYER, LAWRENCE J.

0699215

( NB )

2nd Lt

KAREIVA, FRANK D.

0699187

( BN )

2nd Lt

FRANKLIN, WILLARD J.

0868108

( FE )

Sgt

Kelly, Charles J.

31359864

( CFC )

Sgt

McCrery, Jackson W.

37340979

( ROM )

Sgt

Mabry, Charles E., Jr.

33390148

( LG )

Cpl

Fleischmann, Andrew W.

13141505

( RG )

Sgt

Brooks, Ott R., Jr.

15329980

( SG )

Cpl

McKelvey, Arthur C.

36455021

( TG )

I would like to thank Betty Precour for transcribing all of Jack Franklin's documents. This saved me an ENORMOUS amount of time in designing these pages. Thanks, Betty