New 357th FG Photos
Merle Olmsted's collection of 357th FG patches.
"Anne Lou" flown by Robert Shimanski an "Ace" with 6 victories. Crew Chief Wilbur Reich in front of P-51D, Code C5-0, tail number 44-14334, 362nd FS
Bean and Churmage March 1944 at the bomb dump.
(L-R) Kit Carson, John England, Hill and Kerr
362nd Pilots with B-17 that landed at Leiston. Chuck Weaver in center.
B-24 that landed at Leiston
Gil Weber's "Alibabsandi" C5-G, 44-72372.
"Alibabsandi" is combined name of Gil's wife and daughters.
Gil Weber, 364th FS, shot down one Me 109 and was later credited with a 1/2 kill versus an Me 262 with Ivan McGuire on 19 Apr 1945.
Lt Warner Roberts, 363rd FS.
Carroll Ofsthun in front of Warner Robert's P-51 Mary E. II, B6-K, 44-15385.
357th FG VE Day Parade, June 1945.
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