The 489th Bombardment Squadron on Corsica

1. 489th BS Insignia from B-25 at MAAM, 
2. 340th BG Insignia from Q. Kaiser's A2 flight jacket (1944), 
3. NASA space shuttle photo of Corsica,
4. 12th Air Force patch,
5. U.S. Army Air Corps Patch .


489th Squadron personnel photos by Quentin Kaiser

Click on each small photo or number to see a larger image.

If you know any of these guys please email me. See below for some identifications.

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Many thanks to radio-gunner Walker Harris for identifying the guys in pictures 11, 15, 17, 18, 21, 23, 26 and 27. Harris was shot down over Alessandria, Italy on November 4, 1944 in B-25J 9E. Click here for more about Walker Harris. While conducting geneaological research, Conni Bueler identified image #52 as Sgt. Lyle Dean Ives. The name "Lyle" can be seen on the front of his flight jacket.


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