Dutch Airwar Studygroup 1939-1945

Loss Chart on: T2178

Day or Night of operationOperationTarget
5 Apr 43-Antwerp
FactoryAircraftMkSerial/Wnr.Call SignUnitAir ForceTO/tAirfield
BoeingB-17F42-5072GY-306BG/367BSUSAAFThurleigh
TimeCause of the CrashCrash LocationDamageProvince
1544Shot down after head-on attack by Fw 190's of JG 26Crashed Dinteloord (Willemspolder)Noord-Brabant
SourceMag / PageAdditional sources
MACR15533Casualty Report by Jan Hey based on MACR 15533 and Lageberichte 1943
FunctionMil RankIniNameHonMil regAir ForceCemeteryGraveRemark
PilotCapt.W.H.Parker0-789402USAAFMargratenB-2-7
Co-Pilot1/Lt.C.J.ThelenO-728036USAAFSurvivedpow
Navigator1/Lt.P.A.SpaduzziO-660922USAAFUSA
Bombardier1/Lt.A.L.MilbournO-659575USAAFSurvivedpow
EngineerT/Sgt.J.M.Creatore12022826USAAFMargratenH-1-12
Radio OperatorT/Sgt.J.E.Gross13038685USAAFUSAZachary Taylor Nat. Cem. Louisville
Air GunnerS/Sgt.S.E.Davis11029511USAAFUSA
Air GunnerS/Sgt.R.E.Haeft15071408USAAFMargratenA-11-8
Ball Turret GunnerS/Sgt.J.S.Clark16048871USAAFUSA
Tail GunnerT/Sgt.L.H.O'Brien11042093USAAFSurvivedpow
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
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