Dutch Airwar Studygroup 1939-1945

Loss Chart on: T4501

Day or Night of operationOperationTarget
7 Oct 44-Merseburg
FactoryAircraftMkSerial/Wnr.Call SignUnitAir ForceTO/tAirfield
BoeingB-17G43-3818834BG/7BSUSAAFMendlesham
TimeCause of the CrashCrash LocationDamageProvince
1430Hit by Flak on bomb-runCrashed 800 m s of LiempdeNoord-Brabant
SourceMag / PageAdditional sources
Verliesregister 1939-1945 SGLO117Casualty Report by Jan Hey based on MACR 9549
FunctionMil RankIniNameHonMil regAir ForceCemeteryGraveRemark
Pilot2/Lt.J.A.HeibyO-820745USAAFUSADow on 8th Oct 44
Co-Pilot2/Lt.W.J.KrebaumO-823883USAAFSurvivedpow
Navigator2/Lt.M.K.GeistO-2058461USAAFSurvivedpow
Bombardier2/Lt.A.R.KublyO-717997USAAFSurvivedpow, wounded
EngineerSgt.L.E.West39277653USAAFSurvivedpow
Radio OperatorSgt.W.M.Moore Jr.14180709USAAFSurvivedpow, wounded
Ball Turret GunnerSgt.W.R.Riley15375543USAAFSurvivedpow, wounded
Waist GunnerSgt.H.M.Betterton Jr.16167678USAAFUSA
Tail GunnerSgt.E.F.Coates33851578USAAFSurvivedpow
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