Dutch Airwar Studygroup 1939-1945

Loss Chart on: T3500A

Day or Night of operationOperationTarget
6 Mar 44-Berlin
FactoryAircraftMkSerial/Wnr.Call SignUnitAir ForceTO/tAirfield
BoeingB-17G42-31919452BG/731BSUSAAFDeopham Green
TimeCause of the CrashCrash LocationDamageProvince
Damaged by Flak and attacked by German fightersReturned to Deopham Green (UK)UK
SourceMag / PageAdditional sources
Verliesregister 1939-1945 SGLO99Casualty Report by Jan Hey
FunctionMil RankIniNameHonMil regAir ForceCemeteryGraveRemark
Pilot2/Lt.R.C.SchimmelO-804411USAAFSurvivedReturned to base
Co-Pilot2/Lt.T.V.MahalovichO-750809USAAFSurvivedpow
Navigator2/Lt.H.E.OrbergO-678754USAAFSurvivedpow
Bombardier2/Lt.W.J.ZiegeleO-746641USAAFMargratenI-14-3
EngineerT/Sgt.W.E.Elsberry06833889USAAFSurvivedEvaded, returned to England 27-11-44
Radio OperatorT/Sgt.G.J.Westervelt36196277USAAFSurvivedpow
Left Waist GunnerPrivateH.F.Burgess35613604USAAFSurvivedpow
Right Waist GunnerS/Sgt.B.G.Schaffitzel37498166USAAFSurvivedpow
Ball Turret GunnerS/Sgt.R.N.Fjeld17154923USAAFSurvivedpow
Tail GunnerS/Sgt.P.J.King11099487USAAFSurvivedpow
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