Studiegroep Luchtoorlog 1939-1945

Loss Register

Loss chart: T3256
Day or Night of operation Operation Target Nickname Aircraft
22 Dec 43 - Osnabrück
Factory Aircraft Mk Serial/Wnr. Code Unit Air Force TO/t Airfield
Consolidated B-24 H 42-7554 WV- 445BG/702BS USAAF Tibenham
Time Cause of the Crash Crash Location Damage Province
1451 Damaged by Flak over target Crashed near Mirns cemetery,close to Bakhuizen Friesland
Function Mil Rank Ini Name Age Mil reg Air Force Fate Cemetery Grave Remarks
Pilot 1/Lt. J.H. Allen O-465407 USAAF KIA USA Memphis Nat Cem
Co-Pilot 2/Lt. E.J. Bevins O-807665 USAAF - - Evaded
Navigator 2/Lt. J.F. Gill O-674179 USAAF - pow
Bombardier 2/Lt. A.L. Destro O-732613 USAAF KIA USA Memphis Nat Cem
Bombardier T/Sgt. O. Robbins jr. 35371021 USAAF KIA USA Memphis Nat Cem
Engineer T/Sgt. J.R. Elder 38188018 USAAF KIA USA
Air Gunner T/Sgt. J.C. Owens 34351234 USAAF KIA USA Memphis Nat Cem
Air Gunner S/Sgt. H.L. Henry 33325811 USAAF - pow
Air Gunner S/Sgt. J.J. Pavelko 13125175 USAAF KIA Margraten M-10-14
Air Gunner S/Sgt. E.M. Odom 14165120 USAAF KIA USA
Wartime Records Background Info
- Film B0556 Max. Gr.History 445 BG frame 1352; AB235/14

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