Standing,left to right: Ensign Richard D. Switzer; Lieutenant A. Paul Stehle; Ensign Henry T. Jenssen. Kneeling, left to right: Arthur G. Molten,(AMM1c); Chet E. Silas,(AOM2c), and Joe Baldeschi,(ARM2c).
Plane #32 before it crashed on May 18, 1944. Prior to take off the plane was 1 ½ tons over its weight limit. The aircraft burned upon landing. Three of the crewmembers were injured but all of them recovered from their wounds.