Dutch Airwar Studygroup 1939-1945

Loss Chart on: T3249

Day or Night of operationOperationTarget
22 Dec 43-Munster
FactoryAircraftMkSerial/Wnr.Call SignUnitAir ForceTO/tAirfield
BoeingB-17G42-37766BG-F95BG/334BSUSAAFHorham
TimeCause of the CrashCrash LocationDamageProvince
1430Engine failure before target. Left formation and was attacked by Fw 190'sCrashed at Lageveen ZuidwoldeGroningen
SourceMag / PageAdditional sources
Verliesregister 1939-1945 SGLO88Casualty Report by Jan Hey based on MACR 1702
FunctionMil RankIniNameHonMil regAir ForceCemeteryGraveRemark
Pilot2nd Lt.M.W.MangisO-741923USAAFMargratenM-13-12Initially buried at Zuidwolde
Co-Pilot2nd Lt.D.F.LembckeO-679898USAAFMargratenM-13-11
Navigator2nd Lt.E.BennettO-755165USAAFSurvivedEvaded
Bombardier2nd Lt.L.J.CelusnakO-681522USAAFSurvivedpow
EngineerS/Sgt.W.R.Tracy32491515USAAFSurvivedpow
Radio OperatorS/Sgt.R.C.Dabney35447983USAAFSurvivedEvaded, captured later
LW GunnerSgt.J.B.Short16148558USAAFUSA
RW GunnerSgt.W.H.Mc Master34477207USAAFUSA
BT GunnerSgt.D.W.Aldrich39184867USAAFSurvivedpow
T GunnerSgt.A.Svoboda16128300USAAFSurvivedpow
Data on those who were killed from: www.CWGC.org www.Volksbund.de www.abmc.gov Design SGLO(V.1000104)
© Dutch Airwar Studygroup 1939-1945 / Studiegroep Luchtoorlog 1939-1945 Last update May 2017
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