B-29 42-65269

Lost on May25/26 Tokyo - Flying Pathfinder - Flak

A/C    -   Major Ronald A. Harte           KIA
CP     -   Lt. James D. Haddow             KIA
F/E     -   Lt. George P. Appignani       KIA
N        -   Lt. Harry O. Lee, Jr.                KIA
B        -   Lt. Robert L. Brush                KIA
R        -   S/Sgt. Edward A. Gisbourne, Jr.   KIA
CFC   -   S/Sgt. Lyman F. McGhee      KIA
LG      -   S/Sgt. Algernon Matulis        KIA
RG      -   S/Sgt. Dale L. Johnson         POW - Liberated
TG      -   PFC Clements E. Gorman     KIA
V         -   T/Sgt. Harry Spack                 KIA


Ronald A. Harte

Major, U.S. Army Air Forces

44th Bomber Squadron, 40th Bomber Group, Very Heavy

Entered the Service from: Indiana
Died: May 25, 1945
Missing in Action or Buried at Sea
Tablets of the Missing at Honolulu Memorial
Honolulu, Hawaii

Awards: Distinguished Flying Cross, Air Medal with 2 Oak Leaf Clusters,
Purple Heart