Aircraft Commander Ed Vincent completed 32 combat missions in charge of Crew 4012 assigned to the 40th Bomb Squadron. The crew flew the Superfortress “Flak Alley Sally,” a B-29-55-BW, serial number 42-24878. In the front row, left to right are 1st Lt. Edgar L. Vincent (Aircraft Commander), 2nd Lt. Glenn Gormley (Pilot), 1st Lt. Herbert G. Horst (Bombardier), S/Sgt Joseph N. Rotondi (Radio Operator), 1st Lt. William G. Spellman (Navigator) and S/Sgt Walter H. Stull (Radar Operator) man Standing in the back row, left to right are S/Sgt Nathaniel B, Clark (Left Gunner), Sgt. Louis L. Chiquette (Tail Gunner), S/Sgt Gordon P. Brantman (Right Gunner), T/Sgt Leon Steward (Central Fire Control Gunner) and M/Sgt Charles W. Dougherty (Flight Engineer). (Courtesy 6th Bomb Group Association)
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