Dutch Airwar Studygroup 1939-1945

Loss Chart on: T4727

Day or Night of operationOperationTarget
26 Nov 44-Altenbeken
FactoryAircraftMkSerial/Wnr.Call SignUnitAir ForceTO/tAirfield
BoeingB-17G42-106994VE-K381BG/532BSUSAAFRidgewell
TimeCause of the CrashCrash LocationDamageProvince
1300Badly damaged. 3 engines were outCrashed 'Berg en Bos' area near ApeldoornGelderland
SourceMag / PageAdditional sources
Verliesregister 1939-1945 SGLO121Casualty Report by J. Hey based on MACR 11205
FunctionMil RankIniNameHonMil regAir ForceCemeteryGraveRemark
Pilot2/Lt.K.S.SmithO-771565USAAFUSA
Co-Pilot2/Lt.D.F.McGurkO2058845USAAFSurvivedpow
NavigatorF/O.M.A.La LuzerneT-128460USAAFSurvivedpow
TogglierS/Sgt.B.F.Wear16154134USAAFSurvivedpow
EngineerSgt.R.K.Porter13032669USAAFSurvivedpow
Radio OperatorSgt.L.F.Colson32941940USAAFSurvivedpow
Ball Turret GunnerSgt.G.E.Contreras39863258USAAFMargratenB-19-12
Waist GunnerSgt.T.Arnold16173436USAAFSurvivedpow
Tail GunnerSgt.F.R.De Lange17144240USAAFSurvivedpow
Data on those who were killed from: www.CWGC.org www.Volksbund.de www.abmc.gov Design SGLO(V.1000104)
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