Studiegroep Luchtoorlog 1939-1945

Loss Register

Loss chart: T4729
Day or Night of operation Operation Target Nickname Aircraft
26 Nov 44 Bombing Misburg
Factory Aircraft Mk Serial/Wnr. Code Unit Air Force TO/t Airfield
Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress G 42-102565 3 O 398BG/601BS USAAF Nuthampstead
Time Cause of the Crash Crash Location Damage Province
1340 Damaged by Flak on return flight Crashed into IJsselmeer IJsselmeer
Function Mil Rank Ini Name Age Mil reg Air Force Fate Cemetery Grave Remarks
Pilot 1/Lt. B.G. Rolfe O-768682 USAAF KIA USA
Co-Pilot 2/Lt. P.E. Doyle O-775831 USAAF KIA USA
Navigator 2/Lt. V.D. Anderson O-926286 USAAF KIA Margraten 3B-3-65
Bombardier S/Sgt. R.W. Rimmer 36769929 USAAF KIA USA
Engineer T/Sgt. J.M. Price Jr. 34037612 USAAF KIA USA
Ball Turret Gunner Sgt. J.B. Coulson 37484766 USAAF KIA Ardennes American Cem B-17-1
Waist Gunner S/Sgt. A.P. Schmidt 37683661 USAAF KIA Margraten H-16-5
Tail Gunner S/Sgt. T.S. Pozder 39619814 USAAF KIA Margraten 3A-11-256
Radar Operator S/Sgt. F. Iaconis 32987202 USAAF MIA Margraten WOM
Wartime Records Background Info
- Casualty Report by Jan Hey based on MACR 11147; Info T. Schuurman for time

Version October, 2022