Dutch Airwar Studygroup 1939-1945

Loss Chart on: T3452

Day or Night of operationOperationTarget
22 Feb 44-Gilze-Rijen Airfield
FactoryAircraftMkSerial/Wnr.Call SignUnitAir ForceTO/tAirfield
MartinB-26B41-31644RU-386BG/555BSUSAAFGreat Dunmow
TimeCause of the CrashCrash LocationDamageProvince
1110Hit by Flak /831 and collided with 41-31685Crashed Technologieweg OosterhoutNoord-Brabant
SourceMag / PageAdditional sources
Verliesregister 1939-1945 SGLO99Casualty Report by Jan Hey based on MACR 2322; KTB 6 claims time 1145hrs
FunctionMil RankIniNameHonMil regAir ForceCemeteryGraveRemark
PilotMaj.C.V.ThorntonO-399507USAAFMargratenI-8-7
Co-Pilot1/Lt.E.F.AndersonO-798411USAAFSurvivedpow
Navigator1/Lt.C.R.TaylorO-794074USAAFSurvivedpow
BombardierCapt.T.LehmanO-666050USAAFSurvivedEvaded to Switzerland
EngineerS/Sgt.N.L.Bell15101442USAAFSurvivedEvaded
Radio OperatorT/Sgt.W.B.Harris34305503USAAFSurvivedpow, evaded but captured later
Tail GunnerSgt.J.O.Stensrud37323010USAAFSurvivedEvaded
Tail GunnerS/Sgt.S.J.Melancon34079401USAAFSurvivedEvaded
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