4th Rescue Squadron

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The '746 crew and their rescuers were all part of the 4th Rescue Squadron at McChord AFB, Washington.   This page will contain information and pictures on life in the rescue squadron at the time of the crash.


Photo of the flight deck of '746 sister SB-17 '725.  Pilots are believed to be Capt Hybki and Capt Sentner.

Photos and text courtesy survivor Carl Scargall.

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