The 19th Reunion of the 449th Bomb Group
September 13-16, 2011
716th Squadron Veterans
Back Row: Ken Blake, Al Ilzaliturri, Vernon Petersen, Bud Rosch, Ted Beale, George Henry.
Front Row: Paul Farrell, Eugene Gordon, Chester Ray, Bernard Bowers, Fred Movey.
717th Squadron Veterans
Back Row: Lynn Kinnamon, John Aulner Jr, Wally Green, Leroy Compson, Robert Kubiak.
Front Row: Clif Denny Jr., Ed Kolek, Jack Hartle, Ed West, Ray Bohn.
718th Squadron Veterans
Back Row: Harvey Gann, Jim Cady, Leo Alpert, Bob Hathorn.
Front Row: Morris Coffee, Al Hewett, John Bloomingdale, Matt Mathieu.
719th Squadron Veterans
Back Row: Floyd Trodgon, Rudy Acosta, Iggy Garcia Jr.
Front Row: Walter Bynum, Harold Strack, Bill Hamill, Robert Geisert , Jack Meyer, Max Minton, Walter Dillon, Ted Bratzler.
Wing and A Prayer Choral Group
Ed West (717th), Ken Blake (716th), Paul Farrell (716th), Leroy Compson (717th), Bob Hathorn (718th) and Ed Kolek (717th). (Not seen is Lynn Kinnamon (717th).
449th Veterans and the Oak Ridge Boys (Back Row) with General Chuck Yeager (Center, Back Row)
The “449th Museum” Exhibit
Dan and Carol Livingston’s private collection exhibit.