Dutch Airwar Studygroup 1939-1945

Loss Chart on: T2040

Day or Night of operationOperationTarget
4 Feb 43-Emden
FactoryAircraftMkSerial/Wnr.Call SignUnitAir ForceTO/tAirfield
BoeingB-17F41-24569GN-V303BG/427BSUSAAFMolesworth
TimeCause of the CrashCrash LocationDamageProvince
1136Left formation with battle damage'Memphis Tot' crash landed Waddenzee 8 km ne of Den HelderWaddenzee
SourceMag / PageAdditional sources
Verliesregister 1939-1945 SGLO69Casualty Report by Jan Hey based on MACR 15348
FunctionMil RankIniNameHonMil regAir ForceCemeteryGraveRemark
PilotCapt.L.R.Cole0-421603USAAFBelgiumC-1-10Buried Ardennes American Cem
Co-Pilot2/Lt.R.N.McCuneO-661514USAAFMargraten WOM
Navigator1/Lt.R.P.DriggsO-727000USAAFSurvivedpow
BombardierCapt.E.N.BryantO-724125USAAFSurvivedpow
EngineerT/Sgt.D.Purinton06571977USAAFSurvivedpow
Radio OperatorT/Sgt.G.D.Miller19002027USAAFSurvivedpow
Air GunnerS/Sgt.J.L.Pennington17027679USAAFMargratenI-9-9
Air GunnerSgt.J.R.van Etten16039671USAAFMargraten WOM
Ball Turret GunnerS/Sgt.A.Witte17034000USAAFSurvivedpow
Tail GunnerS/Sgt.P.J.Callery06147027USAAFSurvivedpow
Data on those who were killed from: www.CWGC.org www.Volksbund.de www.abmc.gov Design SGLO(V.1000104)
© Dutch Airwar Studygroup 1939-1945 / Studiegroep Luchtoorlog 1939-1945 Last update October 2019