Avery - #25
Standing L-R: 1st Lt. Harry M. First (N); F/O Robert B. Stewart (B); 2nd Lt. Warren O. Ludlum (CP); 2nd Lt. Richard E. Avery (P); T/Sgt. George Diamond (RO/WG)
Squatting L-R: S/Sgt. Peter N. Godino (TG); Sgt. Earl D. Blalock (G); Sgt. Charles A. Buxton (G); Sgt. Norm Wiseman (E); S/Sgt. Louis DiMartino (WG)
The following information comes from Steve Russell, Peter Godino's son-in-law.
This crew flew the "Piecemaker" on July 25, 1944 and was shot down. This crew originally replaced William Dardens' crew that crashed into Huntington Lake, Ca., on December 6th, 1943, killing all but two. The pilot, Richard E. Avery, was replaced by 1st Lt. Glenial Fulks.
Killed on the mission were pilot, 1st Lt. Glennial Fulks
T/Sgt. Morris Krivitsky, top-turret gunner
S/Sgt. Fred C. Duzan Jr., ball-turret gunner, S/Sgt. Walter R. Jaske, nose-gunner.