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Russell Vaudrey | 400th Bomb Squadron, 90th Bomb Group, 5th Air Force - Army Air Corps

3:51   |   The B-24 squadron on Biak Island was a tight knit outfit. Mechanic Russell Vaudrey signed up for combat duty, which meant he would fly as a substitute flight engineer or gunner when needed. While performing his duties on the ground, he managed to get a plum job as assistant to the line chief.

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