Dutch Airwar Studygroup 1939-1945

Loss Chart on: T2818

Day or Night of operationOperationTarget
19 Aug 43-Aerodromes
FactoryAircraftMkSerial/Wnr.Call SignUnitAir ForceTO/tAirfield
BoeingB-17F42-29807WF-O305BG/364BSUSAAFChelveston
TimeCause of the CrashCrash LocationDamageProvince
1858Shot down by 1 and 3/810 Flak at 21.000 ftCrashed in the Westerschelde 7 km e of VlissingenZeeland
SourceMag / PageAdditional sources
Verliesregister 1939-1945 SGLO81Casualty Report by Jan Hey based on MACR 304; "Luchtgevaar" by Korthals Altes p.172 for pictures; KTB Gilze Rijen for cause
FunctionMil RankIniNameHonMil regAir ForceCemeteryGraveRemark
Pilot1/Lt.R.R.MillerO-664430USAAFSurvivedpow
Co-Pilot2/Lt.J.F.MeadeO-735427USAAFUSA
Navigator2/Lt.D.J.Mc GowanO-797120USAAFUSA
Bombardier2/Lt.J.M.Mc GinleyO-734491USAAFBelgiumB-42-49Buried Ardennes American Cemetery
EngineerT/Sgt.B.G.Crabtree14073813USAAFUSA
Radio OperatorT/Sgt.F.F.Horn06272727USAAFUSA
Left Waist GunnerSgt.W.J.Crough10600066USAAFBelgiumD-12-52Buried Ardennes American Cemetery
Right Waist GunnerS/Sgt.E.G.Lott14080518USAAFMargraten WOM
Ball Turret GunnerS/Sgt.A.F.Miller jr.33263309USAAFMargraten WOM
Tail GunnerS/Sgt.E.Radosevitch38166536USAAFSurvivedpow
Data on those who were killed from: www.CWGC.org www.Volksbund.de www.abmc.gov Design SGLO(V.1000104)
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