Charles Yandell was a navigator for the 390 Bomb Group 570th Squadron.
On a Mission to Dusseldorf, Germany his plane was shot down and 4 of the
crew members died with 5 men surviving. Charles spent the next 9 months
as a POW in Luft 1. His fellow crew members were Robert Gallager, Murle
Rodda, Leonard Gilky, Ed Duseck, Joe Costa, Edward Marshall, Ballard,
Charles is a former member of the METROLINA EX-POW chapter.