Studiegroep Luchtoorlog 1939-1945

Loss Register


Loss chart: T3587
Day or Night of operation Operation Target Nickname Aircraft
11 Apr 44 Escort flight Dümmer Lake
Factory Aircraft Mk Serial/Wnr. Code Unit Air Force TO/t Airfield
Republic P-47 D 42-75711 G8- 362FG/378FS USAAF Wormingford
Time Cause of the Crash Crash Location Damage Province
1300 Hit by Flak; engine trouble developed Crash landed e of Beilen Drenthe
Function Mil Rank Ini Name Age Mil reg Air Force Fate Cemetery Grave Remarks
Pilot 1/Lt. G.W. Askew Jr. O-745263 USAAF POW -
Wartime Records Background Info
- Casualty Report by Jan Hey based on MACR 3906

Version September, 2022