Studiegroep Luchtoorlog 1939-1945

Loss Register


Loss chart: T3296
Day or Night of operation Operation Target Nickname Aircraft
11 Jan 44 - Oschersleben
Factory Aircraft Mk Serial/Wnr. Code Unit Air Force TO/t Airfield
Boeing B-17 G 42-31175 JW- 92BG/326BS USAAF Podington
Time Cause of the Crash Crash Location Damage Province
1322 Exploded in mid-air Crashed in the Hamlet Markluiden near Heerde Gelderland
Function Mil Rank Ini Name Age Mil reg Air Force Fate Cemetery Grave Remarks
Pilot 1/Lt. W.B. Lock O-666761 USAAF EVD - evaded
Co-Pilot 1/Lt. R.H. Sperry O-791153 USAAF KIA Margraten A-5-18
Navigator 1/Lt. M. Cohen O-671987 USAAF - pow
Bombardier 1/Lt. S.H. Greenberg O-676215 USAAF - pow
Engineer T/Sgt. R.F. Pencek 36325753 USAAF EVD - evaded
Radio Operator T/Sgt. V.P. Brubaker jr. 15329994 USAAF - pow
Ball Turret Gunner S/Sgt. J.B. Farrell jr. 18160462 USAAF KIA USA
Left Waist Gunner S/Sgt. C.H. Mullins 38123609 USAAF - evaded
Right Waist Gunner S/Sgt. J.J. Wilhoit 06554921 USAAF - pow
Tail Gunner S/Sgt. C.H. Scott 17059847 USAAF - pow
Wartime Records Background Info
- Casualty Report by Jan Hey based on MACR 1920

Version April, 2021