Dutch Airwar Studygroup 1939-1945

Loss Chart on: T4783

Day or Night of operationOperationTarget
6 Dec 44-Merseburg
FactoryAircraftMkSerial/Wnr.Call SignUnitAir ForceTO/tAirfield
BoeingB-17G43-379274N-486BG/833BSUSAAFSudbury
TimeCause of the CrashCrash LocationDamageProvince
1443Hit by Flak over target, and was escorted by fighters. Shot down by Flak over IjmuidenCrashed near the breakwater of IJmuiden harbourNoord-Holland
SourceMag / PageAdditional sources
Verliesregister 1939-1945 SGLO121Casualty Report by J. Hey bases on MACR 11048; KTB Motorbootsverbände 1/15- Dec 44
FunctionMil RankIniNameHonMil regAir ForceCemeteryGraveRemark
Pilot2/Lt.B.C.AlexanderO-760522USAAFMargraten WOM
Co-Pilot2/Lt.C.B.BrysonO-771285USAAFUSA
NavigatorF/O.R.J.SykoraT-130000USAAFMargraten WOM
Bombardier1/Lt.W.C.HummelO-732847USAAFUSA
EngineerCpl.R.L.Henry39838448USAAFUSAFort Gibson Nat. Cem.
Radio OperatorCpl.R.C.Cooke36747223USAAFUSA
Ball Turret GunnerCpl.I.Wolstein17118603USAAFMargraten WOM
Waist GunnerCpl.D.K.Shurtleff31141379USAAFMargraten WOM
Tail GunnerS/Sgt.C.Zolynski33333655USAAFMargraten WOM
Data on those who were killed from: www.CWGC.org www.Volksbund.de www.abmc.gov Design SGLO(V.1000104)
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