Dutch Airwar Studygroup 1939-1945

Loss Chart on: T3050

Day or Night of operationOperationTarget
5 Nov 43-Gelsenkirchen
FactoryAircraftMkSerial/Wnr.Call SignUnitAir ForceTO/tAirfield
BoeingB-17F42-30852MS-381BG/535BSUSAAFRidgewell
TimeCause of the CrashCrash LocationDamageProvince
1400Hit by Flak in the target area. Later attacked by fightersCrashed in southside of Hollands Diep near KlundertNoord-Brabant
SourceMag / PageAdditional sources
Verliesregister 1939-1945 SGLO85Casualty Report by Jan Hey based on MACR 1399
FunctionMil RankIniNameHonMil regAir ForceCemeteryGraveRemark
Pilot1/Lt.D.K.HoppO-523266USAAFSurvivedpow
Co-Pilot2/Lt.W.C.CarrO-801752USAAFMargraten WOM
Navigator2/Lt.M.E.TylerO-802678USAAFSurvivedpow
Bombardier1/Lt.W.J.JohnstonO-678752USAAFMargratenI-9-16
EngineerT/Sgt.A.M.Girvan33351114USAAFSurvivedpow
Radio OperatorT/Sgt.R.W.East35486698USAAFMargraten WOM
Left Waist GunnerS/Sgt.R.G.True32471793USAAFMargraten WOM
Right Waist GunnerS/Sgt.J.F.Greer jr.34356868USAAFMargraten WOM
Ball Turret GunnerS/Sgt.A.R.Richard11096678USAAFMargraten WOM
Tail GunnerS/Sgt.R.E.Woodyatt36381033USAAFMargraten WOM
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