Dutch Airwar Studygroup 1939-1945

Loss Chart on: T3228

Day or Night of operationOperationTarget
16 Dec 43-Bremen
FactoryAircraftMkSerial/Wnr.Call SignUnitAir ForceTO/tAirfield
BoeingB-17G42-31086AW-O96BG/337BSUSAAFSnetterton Heath
TimeCause of the CrashCrash LocationDamageProvince
1400Collided with 42-37739 after beiing attacked by German fightersCrashed between Rauwerd and PoppingawierFriesland
SourceMag / PageAdditional sources
Verliesregister 1939-1945 SGLO88Casualty Report by Jan Hey based on MACR 1567
FunctionMil RankIniNameHonMil regAir ForceCemeteryGraveRemark
Pilot1/Lt.E.R.SmithO-795843USAAFMargratenP-1-7
Co-Pilot2/Lt.A.J.CsizmadiaO-798450USAAFUSA
Navigator2/Lt.H.D.Reid jr.O-671178USAAFMargratenM-2-1
Bombardier2/Lt.R.S.TruslerO-736669USAAFUSA
EngineerT/Sgt.E.V.Hawkes12130482USAAFUSA
Radio OperatorT/Sgt.M.L.Sassen39609896USAAFMargratenN-1-5
Air GunnerS/Sgt.H.E.Guise13092737USAAFMargratenA-10-4
Air GunnerS/Sgt.H.O.Inscoe jr.34315009USAAFUSA
Ball Turret GunnerS/Sgt.F.R.Cunningham33286504USAAFMargratenF-21-26
Tail GunnerS/Sgt.J.J.Bavosa32407737USAAFMargratenL-7-17
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