Dutch Airwar Studygroup 1939-1945

Loss Chart on: T4483

Day or Night of operationOperationTarget
6 Oct 44-Berlin
FactoryAircraftMkSerial/Wnr.Call SignUnitAir ForceTO/tAirfield
BoeingB-17G43-37821IJ-447BG/710BSUSAAFRattlesden
TimeCause of the CrashCrash LocationDamageProvince
Hit by German fighters. Ditched North Sea. Crew rescued by rescue vessel 'Nicolaas Marius' 7 Oct 44'Red Hot Mama' ditched North Sea n off TerschellingNorth Sea
SourceMag / PageAdditional sources
Verliesregister 1939-1945 SGLO117AB 187/25; MACR 9779
FunctionMil RankIniNameHonMil regAir ForceCemeteryGraveRemark
Pilot2/Lt.V.A.MateykaUSAAFSurvivedpow
Co-Pilot2/Lt.K.W.McCallUSAAFSurvivedpow
Navigator2/Lt.L.SobolofUSAAFSurvivedpow
Bombardier2/Lt.V.W.EthridgeUSAAFSurvivedpow
EngineerCpl.A.V.CarnesiUSAAFSurvivedpow
Radio OperatorCpl.L.T.PrattUSAAFSurvivedpow
Air GunnerCpl.E.F.SchmittUSAAFSurvivedpow
Right Waist GunnerCpl.J.F.SimpsonUSAAFSurvivedpow
Tail GunnerCpl.T.R.DavisUSAAFSurvivedpow
Data on those who were killed from: www.CWGC.org www.Volksbund.de www.abmc.gov Design SGLO(V.1000104)
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