Dutch Airwar Studygroup 1939-1945

Loss Chart on: T5204

Day or Night of operationOperationTarget
6 Feb 45-Magdeburg
FactoryAircraftMkSerial/Wnr.Call SignUnitAir ForceTO/tAirfield
ConsolidatedB-24J42-50505AG-E93BG/330BSUSAAFHardwick
TimeCause of the CrashCrash LocationDamageProvince
1030Hit by Flak crossing the Dutch coast en route to the target.'Little Lee' exploded in mid air crashing n of AkerslootNoord-Holland
SourceMag / PageAdditional sources
Verliesregister 1939-1945 SGLO131Casualty Report by J. Hey based on MACR 12355; 'Sporen aan de Hemel' vol.III p.386-392 by A.A. Jansen
FunctionMil RankIniNameHonMil regAir ForceCemeteryGraveRemark
Pilot1/Lt.H.E.JenningsO-710951USAAFSurvivedpow
Co-Pilot2/Lt.R.F.SandersonO-719762USAAFSurvivedpow
Navigator2/Lt.W.E.SchoephoesterO-776809USAAFSurvivedpow
EngineerT/Sgt.K.E.Massa35143161USAAFSurvivedpow
Radio OperatorT/Sgt.A.N.Tatum34671809USAAFSurvivedpow
Nose GunnerS/Sgt.M.H.Rubin32896697USAAFSurvivedpow
Left Waist GunnerS/Sgt.V.K.Jeffers35439397USAAFUSADow after landing. Buried Arlington Nat. Cem.
Right Waist GunnerS/Sgt.A.s.Humphreys32475422USAAFUSAParachute failure.
Tail GunnerS/Sgt.A.Midgley Jr.33707226USAAFSurvivedpow
Data on those who were killed from: www.CWGC.org www.Volksbund.de www.abmc.gov Design SGLO(V.1000104)
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