Dutch Airwar Studygroup 1939-1945

Loss Chart on: T5507A

Day or Night of operationOperationTarget
5 Apr 45-N├╝rnberg
FactoryAircraftMkSerial/Wnr.Call SignUnitAir ForceTO/tAirfield
BoeingB-17G44-6617XM-S94BG/332BSUSAAFBury St. Edmunds
TimeCause of the CrashCrash LocationDamageProvince
1408'Southern Comfort' crashed at Ouddorp beachZuid-Holland
SourceMag / PageAdditional sources
Verliesregister 1939-1945 SGLO136Casualty Report by J. Hay based on MACR 13847 (unreadable)
FunctionMil RankIniNameHonMil regAir ForceCemeteryGraveRemark
Pilot1/Lt.C.C.DickersonO-831683USAAFSurvivedpow
Co-Pilot2/Lt.F.A.CainO2063789USAAFSurvivedpow
Navigator2/Lt.R.G.EsterleinO2073306USAAFSurvivedpow
TogglierSgt.R.B.Baker38496537USAAFSurvivedpow
EngineerSgt.G.R.Bates18202842USAAFSurvivedpow
Radio OperatorT/Sgt.F.W.Sullivan17067666USAAFSurvivedpow
Ball Turret GunnerS/Sgt.W.O.Pearson31136734USAAFSurvivedpow
Waist GunnerSgt.J.C.Beckett Jr.35770098USAAFSurvivedpow
Tail GunnerSgt.C.B.Black33682385USAAFSurvivedpow
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