Dutch Airwar Studygroup 1939-1945

Loss Chart on: T3001

Day or Night of operationOperationTarget
20 Oct 43-Düren
FactoryAircraftMkSerial/Wnr.Call SignUnitAir ForceTO/tAirfield
BoeingB-17F42-3130QE-O94BG/331BSUSAAFBury St. Edmunds
TimeCause of the CrashCrash LocationDamageProvince
1445Shot down by fighters JG 1 and JG 3'Nip and Tuck II' Crashed Overbroekseweg Vliegert between Leunen - Castenay Municipality VenrayLimburg
SourceMag / PageAdditional sources
Verliesregister 1939-1945 SGLO85Casualty Report by Jan Hey based on MACR 902; 'Vliegtuigcrashes en noodlandingen 1940-1945 in de gemeente Venray' by R. Wildekamp for code and location
FunctionMil RankIniNameHonMil regAir ForceCemeteryGraveRemark
Pilot2/Lt.H.W.SharpeO-795088USAAFUSAInitially buried at Venlo
Co-Pilot2/Lt.W.M.MillerO-742002USAAFSurvivedpow
Navigator2/Lt.L.B.WeanerO-671153USAAFUSA
Bombardier2/Lt.G.M.ReardonO-733971USAAFBelgiumB-43-44Buried Ardennes American Cemetery
Radio OperatorSgt.C.G.Gunn14156516USAAFUSA
Top Turret GunnerS/Sgt.C.L.Horn39830774USAAFSurvivedpow
Left Waist GunnerSgt.H.L.Ward jr.32441270USAAFBelgiumD-36-1Buried Ardennes American Cemetery
Right Waist GunnerS/Sgt.M.I.Cole jr.13033045USAAFLuxemburgD-5-2Buried Luxembourg American Cemetery
Ball Turret GunnerS/Sgt.W.Rich jr.36608380USAAFBelgiumD-22-9Buried Ardennes American Cemetery
Tail GunnerSgt.M.W.Cook17027083USAAFBelgiumD-22-10Buried 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
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