TSgt. Roman H. Schaefer, ASN 17035820

Radio Operator / Gunner - Brittenbach Crew

10th Air Force / 7th Bombardment Group / 436th Bombardment Squadron

Enlisted: 24 Nov 41

Air Medal   Distinguished Flying Cross

(Info/Images Courtesy of Schaefer Family)

   



TSgt. Schaefer receiving a commendation from Col. Conrad Necrason
Panagarh, India - December 1943


Brittenbach Crew

Standing, L-R: 1Lt. Robert G. Brittenbach (P), 1Lt. John R. Parmeter (CP), Lt. Cecil W. Painter (N)
Lt. Joseph W. McCord (B), TSgt. Grant L. Butcher (E), SSgt. Eric Edmonston (G)

Kneeling, L-R: TSgt. Roman H. Schaefer (RO), Sgt. Edward A. Gorney (Photo-Gunner)
SSgt. Melvin R. London (G), Sgt. James H. Ryan (G), SSgt. Henry J. Caldwell (G)




L-R: Parmeter, Gorney, Ryan, Caldwell, Edmonston
London, Schaefer


Lt. Joseph "Shorty" McCord & Schaefer


The Brittenbach Crew's original ship "Lady Luck"

Photo Collection of Sgt. Schaefer


L-R: TSgt. Edmonston, Sgt. Schaefer, Sgt. Caldwell, TSgt. Grant L. Butcher, SSgt. Melvin R. London



L-R: London, Butcher, Caldwell, Edmondston, Schaefer



L-R: Schaefer, Edmondston, London


L-R: Grant Butcher, Schaefer, James Ryan, Henry Caldwell


Darjeeling, April 1943







436th BS Personnel

7th BG Personnel

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