2nd Lt Sheldon I. Vernon, B-17 pilot 384th Bomb Group (H), 8th Air Force, Grafton-Underwood, England 1943-1944 - birdshooter

B-17 "HOTNUTS" shortly after arriving at Grafton-Underwood. Sheldon stated that they had to RTB, return to base after engine problems with a supercharger. It is believed that Sheldon is the crew member on the right wearing the officers cap.

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