Dutch Airwar Studygroup 1939-1945

Loss Chart on: T2721

Day or Night of operationOperationTarget
28 Jul 43-Kassel
FactoryAircraftMkSerial/Wnr.Call SignUnitAir ForceTO/tAirfield
BoeingB-17F42-29798UX-C92BG/327BSUSAAFAlconbury
TimeCause of the CrashCrash LocationDamageProvince
1215Damaged by flak, forced to land by fightersEmergency landing between Slagsteeg - Rijnsteeg WageningenUtrecht
SourceMag / PageAdditional sources
Verliesregister 1939-1945 SGLO80Casualty Report by Jan Hey based on MACR 657; SGLO Bulletin 146/16-17 for serial; info J. Sieperman for location
FunctionMil RankIniNameHonMil regAir ForceCemeteryGraveRemark
Pilot1/Lt.B.J.J.SmothermannO-664075USAAFSurvivedpow
Co-Pilot2/Lt.D.PolakO-736342USAAFSurvivedpow
Navigator2/Lt.S.J.LeighO-791602USAAFSurvivedpow
BombardierS/Sgt.W.V.Mc Kenzie16044193USAAFSurvivedpow
EngineerT/Sgt.J.A.Pearson14041258USAAFSurvivedpow
Radio OperatorT/Sgt.J.J.Fogarty12036012USAAFSurvivedpow
Left Waist GunnerS/Sgt.C.L.Moore17088641USAAFSurvivedpow
Right Waist GunnerS/Sgt.J.W.O'Connell39826220USAAFSurvivedpow
Ball Turret GunnerS/Sgt.V.M.Chandler06397902USAAFSurvivedpow
Tail GunnerSgt.F.Rentz jr.12012725USAAFSurvivedpow
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