Dutch Airwar Studygroup 1939-1945

Loss Chart on: T2959

Day or Night of operationOperationTarget
10 Oct 43-Munster
FactoryAircraftMkSerial/Wnr.Call SignUnitAir ForceTO/tAirfield
BoeingB-17F42-3229XR-A100BG/349BSUSAAFThorpe Abbotts
TimeCause of the CrashCrash LocationDamageProvince
1545Hit by Flak. Finished off by rockets and German fightersHarskamp between Harskamp and KootwijkGelderland
SourceMag / PageAdditional sources
Verliesregister 1939-1945 SGLO84Casualty Report by Jan Hey based on MACR 1021
FunctionMil RankIniNameHonMil regAir ForceCemeteryGraveRemark
Pilot1/Lt.J.JusticeO-735390USAAFSurvivedEvader
Co-Pilot2/Lt.J.F.ShieldsO-675628USAAFBelgiumD-22-15Buried Ardennes American Cemetery
Navigator2/Lt.P.BattistiO-738809USAAFSurvivedpow
Bombardier2/Lt.W.C.BrothersO-669976USAAFSurvivedpow
EngineerT/Sgt.J.F.Mc Donough32456923USAAFSurvivedpow
Radio OperatorT/Sgt.R.E.Whitlock35360275USAAFSurvivedpow
Left Waist GunnerS/Sgt.R.E.Bergendahl32409596USAAFSurvivedpow
Right Waist GunnerS/Sgt.H.Hafko13090684USAAFSurvivedpow
Ball Turret GunnerS/Sgt.S.S.Stopa32479061USAAFSurvivedpow
Tail GunnerS/Sgt.G.D.Sportelli31189101USAAFBelgiumD-22-8Buried Ardennes American Cemetery
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