(From Mrs. George Kulick, courtesy of Hell From Heaven - Bombardiers of WW2 website)

On 14 Feb 1944 Kulick's plane was shot down by an ME109 over Verona, Italy. He saved the life of the Navigator when their plane was on fire from the German flak and attack by the ME 109. He was captured by the Germans, and sent to a prison camp, (Stalag Luft 1, North 1, Barrack 7, room 11 ) in Barth, Germany . He remained a POW until WWII ended.