Dutch Airwar Studygroup 1939-1945

Loss Chart on: T3498

Day or Night of operationOperationTarget
6 Mar 44-Berlin
FactoryAircraftMkSerial/Wnr.Call SignUnitAir ForceTO/tAirfield
BoeingB-17G42-37886388BG/562BSUSAAFKnettishall
TimeCause of the CrashCrash LocationDamageProvince
1450Attacked by Fw 190's. A/c went out of control and collided with 42-40054 and exploded iin mid-airCrashed at Zwartemeer s of EmmenDrenthe
SourceMag / PageAdditional sources
Verliesregister 1939-1945 SGLO99Casualty Report by Jan Hey based on MACR 3089
FunctionMil RankIniNameHonMil regAir ForceCemeteryGraveRemark
Pilot1/Lt.L.K.WattsO-742396USAAFSurvivedpow
Co-Pilot2/Lt.R.M.KennedyO-748677USAAFSurvivedpow
Navigator2/Lt.E.J.MurphyO-750206USAAFSurvivedpow
Bombardier2/Lt.E.J.KelleyO-734468USAAFSurvivedpow
EngineerT/Sgt.J.B.Ramsey18030495USAAFSurvivedEvaded
Radio OperatorT/Sgt.I.N.Finkle11101580USAAFSurvivedpow
Left Waist GunnerS/Sgt.D.W.Taylor16150159USAAFUSA
Right Waist GunnerS/Sgt.R.E.Hess13084696USAAFMargratenB-10-4
Ball Turret GunnerSgt.R.M.Sweeney13137212USAAFUSA
Tail GunnerS/Sgt.H.A.Brassfield15382852USAAFUSA
Data on those who were killed from: www.CWGC.org www.Volksbund.de www.abmc.gov Design SGLO(V.1000104)
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