Dutch Airwar Studygroup 1939-1945

Loss Chart on: T2087

Day or Night of operationOperationTarget
4 Mar 43-Hamm
FactoryAircraftMkSerial/Wnr.Call SignUnitAir ForceTO/tAirfield
BoeingB-17F42-5370DF-K91BG/324BSUSAAFBassingbourn
TimeCause of the CrashCrash LocationDamageProvince
1137Shot down by German fightersCrashed Waddenzee 10 km e of TexelWaddenzee
SourceMag / PageAdditional sources
Verliesregister 1939-1945 SGLO70Casualty Report by Jan Hey based on MACR 16102
FunctionMil RankIniNameHonMil regAir ForceCemeteryGraveRemark
Pilot1/Lt.H.H.Henderson0-662782USAAFBelgiumT-5-115Buried Ardennes American Cem
Co-Pilot2/Lt.L.B.ZubiriO-728949USAAFBelgiumB-39-24Initially buried Oksby grave 116 Denmark
Navigator2/Lt.J.S.La RockO-729634USAAFBelgiumB-28-5
Bombardier1/Lt.W.J.B.SimpsonO-659597USAAFMargratenTT-12-287Initially buried Pieterburen grave 27-1
EngineerT/Sgt.R.E.Nettles14035901USAAFSurvivedpow
Radio OperatorT/Sgt.E.Corrigan11030809USAAFMargratenB-34-41Initially buried at Sylt, Germany 12-5
Air GunnerSgt.J.F.Howorusz10600431USAAFMargraten WOM
Air GunnerS/Sgt.J.D.Burton jr.14037299USAAFMargraten WOM
Ball Turret GunnerSgt.H.Phillips17047814USAAFMargraten WOM
Tail GunnerS/Sgt.D.L.Marx36059272USAAFMargratenJ-3-5Initially buried at Huisduinen, grave 218
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