Dutch Airwar Studygroup 1939-1945

Loss Chart on: T3948

Day or Night of operationOperationTarget
26 Aug 44-Gelsenkirchen
FactoryAircraftMkSerial/Wnr.Call SignUnitAir ForceTO/tAirfield
BoeingB-17G42-97204SO-K384BG/547BSUSAAFGrafton Underwood
TimeCause of the CrashCrash LocationDamageProvince
1247Hit by FlakCrash-landed westside Scholterbos, now Heerderstrand near HeerdeGelderland
SourceMag / PageAdditional sources
Verliesregister 1939-1945 SGLO107MACR 8466; SGLO Bulletin Air War 302/28; Crashreport by Dick Breedijk; T. Schuurman for exact location; AB304/26
FunctionMil RankIniNameHonMil regAir ForceCemeteryGraveRemark
Pilot2nd Lt.H.W.RaineyO-817523USAAFSurvivedpow
Co-Pilot2nd Lt.J.Z.RoweO-714188USAAFSurvivedpow
Navigator2nd Lt.C.D.FrancisO-717645USAAFSurvivedpow
Bombardier2nd Lt.W.S.KendallO-732857USAAFSurvivedpow
EngineerT/Sgt.J.C.Evans18192565USAAFSurvivedpow
Radio OperatorS/Sgt.D.B.Sturdivant19097547USAAFSurvivedpow
LW GunnerS/Sgt.J.G.Thornhill37621179USAAFSurvivedpow
RW GunnerS/Sgt.A.B.Knowlton31384535USAAFSurvivedescaped with help of resistance Epe.
BT GunnerS/Sgt.R.N.Mosier34826568USAAFSurvivedpow
T GunnerS/Sgt.N.H.Gordon36819163USAAFMargratenA-5-11Initially buried at Heerde
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
Click for print

Return to search page