Dutch Airwar Studygroup 1939-1945

Loss Chart on: T5256

Day or Night of operationOperationTarget
14 Feb 45-Magdeburg
FactoryAircraftMkSerial/Wnr.Call SignUnitAir ForceTO/tAirfield
ConsolidatedB-24J44-40109RR-389BG/566BSUSAAFHethel
TimeCause of the CrashCrash LocationDamageProvince
1630Hit over target, and was fired upon just off the Dutch coast. Crew abandoned a/c.Crashed into the HaringvlietZuid-Holland
SourceMag / PageAdditional sources
Verliesregister 1939-1945 SGLO132Casualty Report by Jan Hey based on MACR 12340
FunctionMil RankIniNameHonMil regAir ForceCemeteryGraveRemark
Pilot1/Lt.J.WeissO-558545USAAFSurvivedpow, Died 19 Dec 45 in USA
Co-Pilot2/Lt.G.SchaefferO2000237USAAFSurvivedpow
Navigator2/Lt.I.L.SimpsonO2000254USAAFSurvivedpow
EngineerT/Sgt.R.T.Osborne34245496USAAFSurvivedpow
Radio OperatorT/Sgt.C.F.Hicks jr.13100446USAAFSurvivedpow
Nose GunnerS/Sgt.G.E.Loeser36555308USAAFSurvivedpow
Left Waist GunnerS/Sgt.M.W.Gray34735728USAAFSurvivedpow
Right Waist GunnerS/Sgt.H.G.Jones13088501USAAFSurvivedpow
Tail GunnerS/Sgt.J.E.Brown31257981USAAFUSAKilled in descent
Data on those who were killed from: www.CWGC.org www.Volksbund.de www.abmc.gov Design SGLO(V.1000104)
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