Dutch Airwar Studygroup 1939-1945

Loss Chart on: T3727A

Day or Night of operationOperationTarget
27 May 44-Ludwigshafen
FactoryAircraftMkSerial/Wnr.Call SignUnitAir ForceTO/tAirfield
BoeingB-17G42-38055457BG/748BSUSAAFGlatton
TimeCause of the CrashCrash LocationDamageProvince
1445No.3 engine on fire, loosing hight, crew bailed outCrashed 1 km nne of OverslagZeeland
SourceMag / PageAdditional sources
Verliesregister 1939-1945 SGLO103Casualty Report by Jan Hey based on MACR 5298
FunctionMil RankIniNameHonMil regAir ForceCemeteryGraveRemark
Pilot1/Lt.R.W.BirkmanO-804591USAAFSurvived?
Co-Pilot2/Lt.A.KucherenkoO-550450USAAFSurvived
Navigator2/Lt.M.N.StankoO-811995USAAFSurvivedpow
Bombardier2/Lt.J.M.Cochran jr.O-752653USAAFSurvived
EngineerT/Sgt.R.Koch11102957USAAFSurvived
Radio OperatorT/Sgt.A.Kafka35596089USAAFSurvivedpow
Left Waist GunnerS/Sgt.J.L.Toney15110064USAAFSurvived
Right Waist GunnerS/Sgt.J.C.Jones14125137USAAFSurvivedpow
Ball Turret GunnerSgt.J.Buechel35683243USAAFSurvivedpow
Tail GunnerS/Sgt.E.Bailey39406485USAAFSurvivedpow
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