Studiegroep Luchtoorlog 1939-1945

Loss Register

Loss chart: T3304
Day or Night of operation Operation Target Nickname Aircraft
11 Jan 44 Bombing Oschersleben Hellcat
Factory Aircraft Mk Serial/Wnr. Code Unit Air Force TO/t Airfield
Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress F 42-37719 VP-L 381BG/533BS USAAF Ridgewell
Time Cause of the Crash Crash Location Damage Province
1103 Hit by Flak Crashed into IJsselmeer at Enkhuizerzand IJsselmeer
Function Mil Rank Ini Name Age Mil reg Air Force Fate Cemetery Grave Remarks
Pilot 2/Lt. D.A. Nason O-804383 USAAF KIA Margraten I-19-20 Initially buried at Hilversum
Co-Pilot 2/Lt. J.J. Byser O-751258 USAAF KIA USA
Navigator 2/Lt. A. Anagnos O-809475 USAAF KIA USA
Bombardier 2/Lt. C.D. Fiery O-746948 USAAF KIA Ardennes American Cem B-17-14
Engineer S/Sgt. L.T. Harrah 35636245 USAAF KIA USA
Radio Operator Sgt. R.L. Lab 15069793 USAAF MIA Margraten WOM
Ball Turret Gunner Sgt. P.W. Stonich 36319418 USAAF MIA Margraten WOM
Left Waist Gunner Sgt. G.A. Whitney 31184147 USAAF MIA Margraten WOM
Right Waist Gunner Sgt. R.C. Beus 19171966 USAAF MIA Margraten WOM
Tail Gunner Sgt. J.R. Lantz 17127681 USAAF POW -
Wartime Records Background Info
- Casualty Report by Jan Hey based on MACR 1881

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