Beaty Crew

Photos and details provided by Mr. Edward Beaty 
and the family of Mr. Peter Linza

The Beaty crew at Rattlesden

Standing, left to right:
Lt. Edward Beaty, P 
Lt. Louis Gorrell, CP 
Lt. Robert Kropp, N
Lt. E.C. Campbell, B

Kneeling, left to right:
Sgt. Theodore Sikorski, TG
Sgt. William Palmetier
Sgt. John Smith, ROG
Sgt. Leland Bergeron
Cpl. Edward Janicola
Sgt. Peter Linza, WG

No. DATE TARGET AIRCRAFT
  12/30/43 LUDWIGSHAFEN 42-37873 (ABORT)
1 1/4/1944 KIEL 42-31144 Miss America
  1/5/1944 MERIGNAC 42-31144 Miss America (ABORT)
2 1/7/1944 LUDWIGSHAFEN 42-31217 Solid Sender
3 1/11/1944 BRUNSWICK 42-31160 Mickey
4 1/14/1944 NOBALL NO. 107 GRAND PARC 42-31100 The Gimp
5 1/21/1944 NOBALL NO. 107 42-31148 Morning Star
6 1/30/1944 BRUNSWICK 42-37910 Stormy Weather I
7 2/3/1944 WILHELMSHAVEN 42-37910 Stormy Weather I
8 2/4/1944 FRANKFURT 42-37980 Dat's Goot
9 2/8/1944 WEISBADEN 42-37910 Stormy Weather I
10 2/13/1944 NOBALL NO.S 110, 78  42-37910 Stormy Weather I
11 2/20/1944 TUTOW 42-37910 Stormy Weather I
12 2/21/1944 DIEPHOLZ 42-37910 Stormy Weather I
13 2/23/1944 DIEPHOLZ 42-31112 Paper Doll
  2/24/1944 ROSTOCK 42-37864 Lady Lorraine (ABORT)
  2/28/1944 NOBALL NO. 74 BOIS DE LA JUSTICE 42-31902 (GROUND SPARE)
14 3/8/1944 BERLIN  42-31902
15 3/9/1944 BERLIN  42-38164 Virginia Lee
16 3/11/1944 MUNSTER 42-31902
17 3/15/1944 BRUNSWICK 42-37910 Stormy Weather I
18 3/16/1944 AUGSBURG 42-37910 Stormy Weather I
19 3/20/1944 FRANKFURT 42-38164 Virginia Lee
20 3/26/1944 NOBALL NO. 93 LA SORELLERIE 42-31135
21 4/1/1944 LUDWIGSHAFEN 42-107021
22 04/04/44 LUDWIGSHAFEN 42-107021
23 04/13/44 AUGSBURG 42-38164 Virginia Lee
24 "Credit for an extra mission under new 30 tour set up. Put in here. Gratis' #24"
25 04/20/44 NOBALL 42-107025 Little Chum
26 04/27/44 LE CULOT 42-38164 Virginia Lee
27 04/30/44 CLERMONT A/D 42-38164 Virginia Lee
28 05/01/44 NOBALL - RECALL 42-107072
29 05/08/44 BERLIN 42-38164 Virginia Lee
30 05/09/44 LAON/ATHIES A/D 42-38164 Virginia Lee

 

From the collection of Peter Linza
Photo Copyright The Associated Press
Included here pursuant to Section 107, 17 U.S.C. (Fair Use)

After completing this tour, Ed Beaty volunteered for a tour with the 3rd Scouting Force.