Dutch Airwar Studygroup 1939-1945

Loss Chart on: T4061

Day or Night of operationOperationTarget
17 Sep 44Parachute dropMarket Garden
FactoryAircraftMkSerial/Wnr.Call SignUnitAir ForceTO/tAirfield
DouglasC-47A42-240667D-Q436TCG/80SqUSAAFMembury
TimeCause of the CrashCrash LocationDamageProvince
1300A/c was hit after paratroopers jumped safelyCame down on DZ W near SonNoord-Brabant
SourceMag / PageAdditional sources
Verliesregister 1939-1945 SGLO110AV10429; AV785; 'Losses of the US 8th and 9th Air Forces' Vol V for airfield and crew data
FunctionMil RankIniNameHonMil regAir ForceCemeteryGraveRemark
Pilot1/Lt.J.R.GureckiUSAAFSurvivedescaped
Co-Pilot2/Lt.W.F.BarrettUSAAFSurvivedescaped
Navigator1/Lt.G.R.BarlowUSAAFSurvivedescaped
Radio OperatorCpl.R.F.RitterUSAAFUSABuried Scranton Pennsylvania
Crew ChiefSgt.H.E.SandauUSAAFSurvivedescaped
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