THE 95th BOMB GROUP
Flew 321 combat missions from 13th May 1943, to 20th April 1945.
Flew 2 "Chowhound" missions to feed the starving Dutch people dropping 465 tons of food and supplies in May 1945.
Flew 4 "Revival" missions to return POW's and Displaced persons.
Utilized a total of 359 B-17 Flying Fortresses.
Completed 8625 sorties and dropped 19,769 tons of bombs.
Lost 156 B-17s in combat and 36 in other operations.
Had 1,362 aircraft battle damaged.
Had 61 planes force-landed on the continent.
Claimed 425 enemy aircraft destroyed, 117 probables, 231 damaged.
Lost 599 men killed in action, 7 missing in action (presumed killed).
Lost 851 men as POW's, 65 Internees, 61 Evaders, 171 wounded in action.
Total Casualties: 1,754
334th, 335th, 336th and 412th.
Col. Alfred A. Kessler, Col. John K. Gerhart, Col. Chester P. Gilger, Col. Carl Truesdell, Jr., Col Jake E. Shuck, Lt. Col. Robert H. Stuart.