Dutch Airwar Studygroup 1939-1945

Loss Chart on: T5263

Day or Night of operationOperationTarget
16 Feb 45-Gelsenkirchen
FactoryAircraftMkSerial/Wnr.Call SignUnitAir ForceTO/tAirfield
BoeingB-17G42-97869IY-A401BG/615BSUSAAFDeenethorpe
TimeCause of the CrashCrash LocationDamageProvince
1430Hit by Flak over Gelsenkirchen'Maid to Order' crashed Hardenberg - RheezerveenOverijssel
SourceMag / PageAdditional sources
Verliesregister 1939-1945 SGLO132AB 304/8-10 for story; Casualty Report by J. Hey based on MACR 12444
FunctionMil RankIniNameHonMil regAir ForceCemeteryGraveRemark
Pilot1/Lt.E.A.HansenO-772360USAAFUSA
Co-PilotF/O.J.S.ChuderewiczT-4671USAAFSurvivedpow
Navigator2/Lt.M.GreenbergO-1997849USAAFSurvivedpow
BombardierS/Sgt.J.L.Morrison17181731USAAFSurvivedpow
Radio OperatorSgt.J.V.Del Torto32940850USAAFMargratenK-16-8Initially buried Hardenberg
Top Turret GunnerT/Sgt.R.A.Miller17155093USAAFSurvivedevader, hiding in Zuidwolde area
Ball Turret GunnerS/Sgt.W.T.Brunson38555031USAAFMargratenB-10-1Initially buried Hardenberg
Waist GunnerS/Sgt.A.A.Karcher36751903USAAFSurvivedpow
Tail GunnerS/Sgt.L.M.Mc Knight34795493USAAFSurvivedpow
Data on those who were killed from: www.CWGC.org www.Volksbund.de www.abmc.gov Design SGLO(V.1000104)
© Dutch Airwar Studygroup 1939-1945 / Studiegroep Luchtoorlog 1939-1945 Last update October 2019
Maps