S E C R E T
HEADQUARTERS 759TH BOMBARDMENT SQUADRON (HV)
A.P.O. 520 US ARMY
14 April 1944
SUBJECT : Historical Records.
TO : Commanding General, Fifteenth Air Force: Attention Historian.
1. Unit History of the 759th Bombardment Squadron (HV) for the period, 1 March 1944 to 31 March 1944. a. The present designation of the unit is '759th Bombardment Squadron (HV)' b. Changes in organization: (1) None. (2) None. (3) None. (4) Executive Officer: Captain Neill T. Masterson Jr., by SO #5, par 1, APO 520, US Army, dd 29 Feb 44. Adjutant: George N. Cliett, by SO #5, par 1, APO 520, US Army, dd 29 Feb 44. S-2: No changes. S-3: No changes. S-4: Captain Smallwood B. Hargis, by Squadron Order #11, APO 520, US Army, dd 21 March 44. c. Strength. Increase Beginning of Mo. Decrease End of Month Date O EM O EM O EM 1 March 88 386 1 -2 89 383 d. Stations: No changes this month. e. Movements: No movements this month. f. Campaigns: Italian Campaign, still in progress. g. Operations or missions. (1) Number of sorties--118 (2) Number of missions--14. (3) Tactical results of missions set forth in Group History which covers this Squadron also. h. i. Losses in Action. These O and EM listed as MIA.
|Henry D. Rutters||2nd Lt||Anzio Beachhead||3 March|
|Halbert P. Brown Jr.||2nd Lt||Anzio Beachhead||3 March|
|Aldo Misik||2nd Lt||Anzio Beachhead||3 March|
|Philip B. Klein||F/O||Anzio Beachhead||3 March|
|John N. Stout||S/Sgt||Anzio Beachhead||3 March|
|John D. Harrigan||S/Sgt||Anzio Beachhead||3 March|
|Eugene H. Warren||S/Sgt||Anzio Beachhead||3 March|
|Frederic Siegrist||S/Sgt||Anzio Beachhead||3 March|
|William Springett||S/Sgt||Anzio Beachhead||3 March|