458th Bombardment Group (H)

  Honoring those who served with the 458th BG during World War II

Personnel - V

Aircrew

aircrew-v
 Name  Rank  Pos Unit  Pilot
Vacha, Joseph J 2Lt Bombardier 755 Morris
Valencia, Ernest R S/Sgt Airplane Armorer-Gunner 754 Doyle
Valentine, Carl J S/Sgt Flight Engineer 753 DeNeffe
Valenzano, Julius E S/Sgt Flight Engineer 753 Tooman
Valenzuela, Edward N S/Sgt Aerial Gunner 753 Larned
Valeta, Eugene J S/Sgt Airplane Armorer-Gunner 753 DeNeffe
Van Bibber, Joseph M 1Lt Bombardier 753 Johnson, C
Van Buren, Max K T/Sgt Flight Engineer 753 Evans, C
Van Fleet, Charles W T/Sgt Flight Engineer 753 Boucek
Van Fossen, Rea S M/Sgt Enlisted Bombardier 754 LeBeuf
Van Kuran, Jr, Karl E S/Sgt Aerial Gunner 753 Matze
Van Ness, Clifford W T/Sgt Radio Operator 752 Moran
Van Sky, Melvin E S/Sgt Aerial Gunner 753 Bowers
Van Zomeron, Wilbur S/Sgt Airplane Armorer-Gunner 752 Jackson, WE
Vanderbeek, Arthur H 1Lt Navigator 754 Doyle
Vanderkemp, Peter S/Sgt Airplane Armorer-Gunner 755 Glagola
Varney, Zenas J 2Lt Navigator 752 Laird
Vehslage, Louis D 1Lt Pilot 752 Vehslage
Vermeiren, Frank L 1Lt Pilot 752 Vermeiren
Vick, Marvin W 1Lt Co-pilot 754 Helfrecht
Vick, Jr, Clarence C Sgt Airplane Armorer-Gunner 752 Martin, W
Victor, Jacques 1Lt Asst Squadron Bombardier 752 Szarko
Viel, Herbert R S/Sgt Flight Engineer 754 Hodge
Villers, Harlan E S/Sgt Radio Operator 754 Nelson
Vincent, Robert W Capt Co-pilot 753 Morford
Vito, Anthony J S/Sgt Airplane Armorer-Gunner 752 Loy
Vlahos, Charles S/Sgt Tail Turret Gunner 755 Hancock
Vlcek, William R Sgt Aerial Gunner 754 Snyder, E
Vogel, Curt M 1Lt Pilot 755 Vogel
Vogelsang, Jack P T/Sgt Radio Operator 753 Davidson
Volk, Albert J S/Sgt Aerial Gunner 753 LaJeunesse
Von Bergen, Ralph W S/Sgt Waist Gunner 753 Dooley
Von Rentzell, Cecil G Pvt Aerial Gunner 753  
Voss, Robert E S/Sgt Flight Engineer 755 Brumby


Ground men

GROUND-V
 Name  Rank MOS  Job Unit  Info Source  Comments
Vaccaro, Joseph S/Sgt 821 Quartermaster Supply Technician 638 FR340: 15-May-45 Awards - Meritorius Achievement Award
Vacek, Fred J Maj 1035 Group Bombardier HQ SO165: 25-Jun-44 TD AAF 101 - Billeting
Vail, James R Cpl 521/747 Airman Basic 752 SO169: 30-Jun-44 Reclassified: Airplane and Engine Mech
Valente, Joseph Pfc 345/657 Truck Driver, Light 755 SO321: 23-Dec-44 Reclassified: Medical Aidman
Valushin, Andrew J Cpl     60SC SO241: 17-Sep-44 On DS from AAF 104
Van Bevers, Clell 2Lt 1024 Pilot 754 SO102: 29-Dec-43 Reld fr 458BG to 470BG Mt Home, Id
Van Blargan, Francos C Pfc 911 Airplane Armorer 754 SO174: 05-Jul-44 Reld from aerial flights
Van De Rovaart, John J Capt   Armament Officer HQ SO110: 01-May-45 Leave
Van Dorien, Harry E T/Sgt 678 Power Turret & Gunsight Mech 753 SO144: 01-Jun-44 Promoted to T/Sgt
Van Etten, Clair C Capt     755 SO134: 28-May-45 Assigned (Attch from 389th BG)
Van Gemert, William J Cpl 965 Mech Auto/Wheeled Veh (3rd Ech) 814 SO136: 30-May-45 TD to Depot G-25 Ordnance Supplies
Van Hoozen, Victor V T/Sgt 750 Airplane Crew Chief 755 SO200: 01-Aug-44 Promoted to M/Sgt
Van Leuven, Robert F/O 1054 Co-pilot 754 SO102: 29-Dec-43 Reld fr 458BG to 470BG Mt Home, Id
Van Schalscha, Charles Sgt 931 Truck Driver, Heavy 469SD SO176: 07-Jul-44 TD Depot G-47 to procure supplies
Van Schoorl, Johannes J Cpl     60SC SO46: 22-Feb-45 TD from where??
Van Sickle, Hudson A Cpl 409 Medical Technician 377AS SO100: 21-Apr-45 DS to AAF144 30 days
Van Winkle, Dee O S/Sgt     858Cml SO252: 30-Sep-44 DS to AAF 124
Vandenover, John S Pfc 590 Duty Soldier III 753 SO236: 11-Sep-44 Assigned - Former gunner Lt Dyer Crew
Vanwey, George M Cpl 383 Fire Fighter 2016FF SO94: 15-Apr-45 Trsf to 377th HQ/Base Air Svc Grp
Vargo, John R S/Sgt 548 Fabric & Dope Mech 814 FR351: 06-May-45 Station Sofball Team notes
Varnell, Granville Pfc     755 FR1357: 01-Jun-44 Softball regular players
Varris, George Pvt 590 Duty Soldier III 752 SO315: 17-Dec-44 Assigned from AAF 147
Vaughn, Alvin l Pfc 687 Airplane Propeller Mech 755 SO114: 05-May-45 Promoted to Pfc
Veale, Warren E 1Lt     96CBW SO310: 10-Dec-44 TD to HQ 8th AF
Vento, Frank Pvt     13thSP SO196: 28-Jul-44 TD Bury St Edmonds - 3BD Stage Show
Verinsky, Theodore R S/Sgt 555 Aircraft Sheet Metal Worker 469SD SO94: 15-Apr-45 Trsf to 814th Air Engineering Sqdn
Veziraki, Demosthenes Pvt 590 Duty Soldier III 752 SO87: 08-Apr-45 USSAF MF6158 trsf EM Inf Reinf Trng
Vielbig, Charles F Pvt 590 Duty Soldier III 755 SO53: 03-Mar-45 Promoted to Pfc
Vigil, Tom B Pfc 786 Toxic Gas Handler 858Cml SO86: 07-Apr-45 USSAF MF6158 trsf EM Inf Reinf Trng
Villa, Frank P Sgt     755 SO106: 27-Apr-45 TD to AAF 572 Veh Weatherprf Course
Villacci, Nick Pfc 590 Duty Soldier III 754 SO70: 22-Mar-45 Assigned from 70th RD
Villareal, Oscar E Pfc 590 Duty Soldier III 60SC SO44: 20-Feb-45 Trsfr for Inf Reinf Trng 12th RD
Vimmer, Ralph Tec5 383 Fire Fighter 2016FF SO94: 15-Apr-45 Trsf to 377th HQ/Base Air Svc Grp
Vincent, Joseph Pfc     858Cml SO20: 22-Jan-45 TD to RAF Sta Doncaster Bmb Dispos
Von Elm, William H Capt 9301 Intelligence Staff Officer HQ GrpRec: 30-Dec-43 Key Personnel - Sta & Grp Asst S2