Hewitt Archives Collection

Hewitt Archives Collection

A portion of the Hookem Cow debris found by Trevor Hewitt which is displayed in his private collection in Norwich, England.  Note the model of the Hookem Cow in the top and center photographs. (Photos courtesy of Jeff Seale.) Click on each photograph to enlarge.

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Request for Military Records for Sgt. Thomas Seale

Request for Military Records for Sgt. Thomas Seale

  Letter of inquiry to the National Personnel Records Center requesting military records on Sgt. Seale.  Click on image to view.

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Seale and Neville inspect B-24 in Huntsville, AL

Seale and Neville inspect B-24 in Huntsville, AL

Jeff Seale and Don Neville met at an airport near Huntsville, Alabama November 2, 2005 to inspect a restored B-24 owned by the Collins Foundation.  This article, written by Staff Writer Jeremy Gray, appeared in the Birmingham News on November 9, 2005.  (Article and photo courtesy of the Birmingam News.) CLICK ON EACH PAGE TO VIEW

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458th Bombardment Group 200 Missions Map

458th Bombardment Group 200 Missions Map

                                          Map commemorating 200 missions of the 458th Bombardment Group. (Click on map to enlarge.)

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Officer’s Club Cartoon Drawings

Officer’s Club Cartoon Drawings

Cartoon drawings on the walls of the 458th Bombardment Officer’s Club. Note the cartoon drawings on the walls of the Officer’s Club in the photograph above. (Drawing and photo courtesy of Marilyn Walton.)

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458th Bombardment Group Officer’s Club

458th Bombardment Group Officer’s Club

458th Bombardment Group Officer’s Club (Photo courtesy of Marilyn Walton.)

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458th Bombardment Group Officers’ Mess Hall

458th Bombardment Group Officers’ Mess Hall

458th Bombardment Group Officer’s Mess Hall (Photo courtesy of Marilyn Walton.)

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A/S Thomas Seale’s Enlisted Man’s Passes – October 1943, Ellensburg Washington

A/S Thomas Seale’s Enlisted Man’s Passes – October 1943, Ellensburg Washington

A/S Thomas Seale’s Enlisted Man’s Passes for October 2-3, October 9-10 and October 30-31, 1943. Note Pass Restrictions: 50 mile radius from Ellensburg, WA.

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Cpl. Thomas Seale’s Letter Written to His Dad on February 12, 1945 from Mitchell Field, New York.

Cpl. Thomas Seale’s Letter Written to His Dad on February 12, 1945 from Mitchell Field, New York.

Cpl. Thomas Seale’s letter written to his Dad on February 12, 1945 from Mitchell Field, New York.

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Cpl. Thomas Seale’s B-24 Flight Log Book – October 22, 1944 – April 13, 1945

Cpl. Thomas Seale’s B-24 Flight Log Book – October 22, 1944 – April 13, 1945

Cpl. Thomas Seale’s B-24 flight log book from October 22, 1944 through April 13, 1945. Total hours flown: 195.40.

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B-24 Pilot’s Flight Operating Instructions

Pilot’s Flight Operating Instructions for Army Models B-24 G, H, J, L and M, Navy Model PB4Y-1 and British Model Liberation GRVI, GRVIII, BVI AND BVIII.
30 November 1944. Revised 10 August 1945.

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Hewitt Archives

Hewitt Archives

Hewitt Archives – 458th Bombardment Group

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Hewitt Archives

Hewitt Archives

Hewitt Archives – Aviation Goggles

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Development of the “Hookem Cow” Website

Development of the “Hookem Cow” Website

The “Hookem Cow” website has been years in the making. We have gathered articles, photographs, information and met friends from all over the world who have a passion in preserving World War II aviation history for future generations. The website will be continually updated as additional material becomes available.

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