Studiegroep Luchtoorlog 1939-1945

Loss Register


Loss chart: T3651
Day or Night of operation Operation Target Nickname Aircraft
7 May 44 - Berlin
Factory Aircraft Mk Serial/Wnr. Code Unit Air Force TO/t Airfield
Boeing B-17 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 Emergency-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 - evaded
Bombardier 2/Lt. W.J. Tyson O-754987 USAAF EVD - evaded
Engineer T/Sgt. J.R. Wilson 17071288 USAAF EVD - evaded
Radio Operator T/Sgt. T.W. Wilkens 35526689 USAAF - pow
Air Gunner S/Sgt. L.P. Rule 35537208 USAAF - pow
Ball Turret Gunner Sgt. W.H. Snider 15282253 USAAF - pow
Tail Gunner S/Sgt. T.P. Reilly 32784980 USAAF EVD - evaded
Wartime Records Background Info
- MACR 4559; 'Sporen in de lucht' by Ab. A. Jansen

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