Dutch Airwar Studygroup 1939-1945

Loss Chart on: T5193

Day or Night of operationOperationTarget
3 Feb 45-Berlin
FactoryAircraftMkSerial/Wnr.Call SignUnitAir ForceTO/tAirfield
BoeingB-17G42-102951BG-Q95BG/334BSUSAAFHorham
TimeCause of the CrashCrash LocationDamageProvince
1530Hit by Flak after bombing. Fell out of formation.Ditched 400 m off Texel (Beach post 26)Noord-Holland
SourceMag / PageAdditional sources
Verliesregister 1939-1945 SGLO131Casualty Report by Jan Hey based on MACR 12048; BA369/14-15 by H. Nauta
FunctionMil RankIniNameHonMil regAir ForceCemeteryGraveRemark
Pilot2/Lt.R.P.MorrisO-778901USAAFUSAWashed up Texel. Buried Arlington Nat. Cem.
Co-Pilot2/Lt.D.M.RattsO-775127USAAFMargratenP-13-11Washed up Texel
NavigatorF/O.K.C.WoodT-132418USAAFUSAWashed up Texel
BombardierF/O.L.A.PospisilT-129554USAAFUSAJ/14462Washed up Texel. Buried Long Island Nat. Cem.
EngineerSgt.L.H.Hansen37173845USAAFCambridge WOM
Radio OperatorSgt.K.L.Petersen36814003USAAFMargratenH-6-3Washed up Texel
Left Waist GunnerSgt.M.S.Onie15375786USAAFMargratenI-7-14Washed up Texel
Ball Turret GunnerSgt.M.L.Bell37576952USAAFMargratenH-6-2Washed up Texel
Tail GunnerSgt.W.T.Watt38579269USAAFMargratenL-16-14Washed up Terschelling at 8 Apr 45
Data on those who were killed from: www.CWGC.org www.Volksbund.de www.abmc.gov Design SGLO(V.1000104)
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