Dutch Airwar Studygroup 1939-1945

Loss Chart on: T2787

Day or Night of operationOperationTarget
12 Aug 43-Gelsenkirchen
FactoryAircraftMkSerial/Wnr.Call SignUnitAir ForceTO/tAirfield
BoeingB-17F42-3162DF-91BG/324BSUSAAFBassingbourn
TimeCause of the CrashCrash LocationDamageProvince
1019Collided with 42-29587Ditched North Sea 14 km sw of Hoek van HollandNorth Sea
SourceMag / PageAdditional sources
Verliesregister 1939-1945 SGLO81Casualty Report by Jan Hey based on MACR 259; According to KTB Gilze Rijen crew rescued by Forpostenboot near Scheveningen on 13th Aug.
FunctionMil RankIniNameHonMil regAir ForceCemeteryGraveRemark
Pilot1/Lt.T.G.WilsonO-728793USAAFSurvivedpow
Co-Pilot1/Lt.P.Berkey IIIO-665969USAAFSurvivedpow
Navigator2/Lt.G.H.CarlsonO-795199USAAFSurvivedpow
Bombardier2/Lt.W.L.BoyleO-734416USAAFSurvivedpow
EngineerT/Sgt.F.C.King39379415USAAFSurvivedpow
Radio OperatorT/Sgt.C.E.Alston38125355USAAFSurvivedpow
Air GunnerS/Sgt.L.Gramesty11066264USAAFSurvivedpow
Air GunnerS/Sgt.R.J.Sams35104702USAAFSurvivedpow
Air GunnerS/Sgt.J.Marko1109….USAAFSurvivedpow
Air GunnerS/Sgt.C.G.Pratt31074332USAAFSurvivedpow
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