Dutch Airwar Studygroup 1939-1945

Loss Chart on: T2973

Day or Night of operationOperationTarget
14 Oct 43-Schweinfurt
FactoryAircraftMkSerial/Wnr.Call SignUnitAir ForceTO/tAirfield
BoeingB-17F42-29952KY-J305BG/364BSUSAAFChelveston
TimeCause of the CrashCrash LocationDamageProvince
1345Shot down by German fightersCrashed at Limmel near MaastrichtLimburg
SourceMag / PageAdditional sources
Verliesregister 1939-1945 SGLO84Casualty Report by Jan Hey based on MACR 917
FunctionMil RankIniNameHonMil regAir ForceCemeteryGraveRemark
Pilot2/Lt.D.L.MurdockO-793820USAAFUSAInitially buried at Maastricht
Co-Pilot2/Lt.E.L.SmithO-745758USAAFSurvivedpow
Navigator2/Lt.J.C.ManahanO-734952USAAFMargratenK-1-19
BombardierS/Sgt.J.E.Miller19160829USAAFUSA
EngineerS/Sgt.R.J.Kiggins32383681USAAFMargratenO-21-10
Radio OperatorT/Sgt.T.B.Wiggins34357189USAAFSurvivedescaped
Left Waist GunnerSgt.L.J.Levy38313927USAAFSurvivedpow
Right Waist GunnerS/Sgt.T.E.Dienes35407658USAAFMargratenK-8-20
Ball Turret GunnerSgt.J.W.Lloyd35380603USAAFSurvivedpow
Tail GunnerS/Sgt.W.Menzies16111264USAAFSurvivedpow
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