Studiegroep Luchtoorlog 1939-1945

Loss Register

Loss chart: T3084
Day or Night of operation Operation Target Nickname Aircraft
13 Nov 43 Bombing Bremen Ole Miss
Factory Aircraft Mk Serial/Wnr. Code Unit Air Force TO/t Airfield
Consolidated B-24 Liberator H 42-7650 J-Bar 44BG/67BS USAAF Shipdham
Time Cause of the Crash Crash Location Damage Province
1230 Flak damage Force landed Schoterzijl near Lemmer Friesland
Function Mil Rank Ini Name Age Mil reg Air Force Fate Cemetery Grave Remarks
Pilot 1/Lt. L.M. Hansen O-733647 USAAF POW -
Co-Pilot 2/Lt. J.D. Hanson O-740800 USAAF POW -
Navigator 2/Lt. W.J. Pecka O-795296 USAAF POW -
Bombardier 2/Lt. W.H. Topping O-668836 USAAF POW -
Engineer S/Sgt. D.S. Henderson 34125526 USAAF POW -
Radio Operator T/Sgt. W.C. Schatte 36074941 USAAF POW -
Ball Turret Gunner T/Sgt. C.G. Spearman 14104095 USAAF POW -
Waist Gunner S/Sgt. J.W. Norton 13048793 USAAF POW -
Waist Gunner S/Sgt. J.J. Suzdak 32490243 USAAF POW -
Tail Gunner S/Sgt. B.B. Baker 38136365 USAAF POW -
Wartime Records Background Info
- Casualty Report by Jan Hey based on MACR 1376

Version September, 2022