Studiegroep Luchtoorlog 1939-1945

Loss Register

Loss chart: T3651
Day or Night of operation Operation Target Nickname Aircraft
7 May 44 Bombing Berlin
Factory Aircraft Mk Serial/Wnr. Code Unit Air Force TO/t Airfield
Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress G 42-38161 FR- 379BG/525BS USAAF Kimbolton
Time Cause of the Crash Crash Location Damage Province
1312 Engine trouble No. 4. Prop came off and damaged No.3 Crash landed near Nijelamer Friesland
Function Mil Rank Ini Name Age Mil reg Air Force Fate Cemetery Grave Remarks
Pilot 1/Lt. C.E. Darnell O-805410 USAAF POW -
Co-Pilot 2/Lt. J.E. Jones O-693054 USAAF POW -
Navigator 2/Lt. R.M. Bistline O-694314 USAAF EVD -
Bombardier 2/Lt. W.J. Tyson O-754987 USAAF EVD -
Engineer T/Sgt. J.R. Wilson 17071288 USAAF EVD -
Radio Operator T/Sgt. T.W. Wilkens 35526689 USAAF POW -
Ball Turret Gunner Sgt. W.H. Snider 15282253 USAAF POW -
Waist Gunner S/Sgt. L.P. Rule 35537208 USAAF POW -
Tail Gunner S/Sgt. T.P. Reilly 32784980 USAAF EVD -
Wartime Records Background Info
- MACR 4559; 'Sporen in de lucht' by Ab. A. Jansen

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