447th Bomb Group Association
Photos provided by
Mr. Steven Borcherding and Mr. Allen McBroom,
and the 447th Bomb Group Association
842nd Engineering Sqdn
Sgt. John Ford
Crew Chief for Jersey Bounce II
Ground crew for
Jersey Bounce II
James E. Lee, E. Wrobul, Guy DW Bird, Charles J. Gragg
Rex Katz, Frank Mazzio, Albert Hahn, Charles Wood, Harold Moran
and others of the 708th
Lewis Castner, Howard B. Reid Jr., Bill Farhis and ?
Chester G Pearson, Herbert W. Orwig, ?
Carl R. Sirianni, Jay Arnold, ?
CPL Edward Hogg; Sgt Russel H Jarsky Jr., Theron Gullion-Sheldon, ?
We're told this Thumper was constructed on the base
around a "Putt-Putt," a small gasoline-powered generator.