Dutch Airwar Studygroup 1939-1945

Loss Chart on: T2933

Day or Night of operationOperationTarget
8 Oct 43-Bremen
FactoryAircraftMkSerial/Wnr.Call SignUnitAir ForceTO/tAirfield
BoeingB-17F42-3386EP-H100BG/351BSUSAAFThorpe Abbotts
TimeCause of the CrashCrash LocationDamageProvince
1507Was rammed by a Fw 190 piloted by Oblt. E. Hondt. The B-17 desintegrated in mid-airCrashed near Bellingwolde near the Dutch-German borderGroningen
SourceMag / PageAdditional sources
Verliesregister 1939-1945 SGLO84Casualty Report by Jan Hey based on MACR 949
FunctionMil RankIniNameHonMil regAir ForceCemeteryGraveRemark
Pilot1/Lt.R.J.GormleyO-797516USAAFMargratenM-18-1Initially buried at Bellingwolde
Co-Pilot2/Lt.E.J.FoxO-801555USAAFUSA
Navigator2/Lt.P.T.MottaO-749446USAAFBelgiumD-20-21Buried Ardennes American Cemetery
Bombardier2/Lt.W.J.HeathO-676220USAAFBelgiumD-11-16Buried Ardennes American Cemetery
EngineerT/Sgt.J.B.Mc Phee36122736USAAFMargratenA-3-27
Radio OperatorT/Sgt.D.A.von Seggern35374810USAAFMargratenA-8-15
Air GunnerS/Sgt.C.N.Presley14046069USAAFUSA
Air GunnerS/Sgt.W.A.Avery jr.16087699USAAFUSA
Ball Turret GunnerS/Sgt.D.R.Hilton37233560USAAFUSA
Tail GunnerS/Sgt.C.E.Rife37233529USAAFUSA
Data on those who were killed from: www.CWGC.org www.Volksbund.de www.abmc.gov Design SGLO(V.1000104)
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