B-17F 42-3188

Aircraft Details

Serial Number: 42-3188
Manufacturer: Built by the Douglas Aircraft Company
Squadron: 544th Bombardment Squadron (H)
Squadron ID Code: SU*F
Squadron ID Code: 544th-SU*F
Start Date: 9 June 1943. New Replacement AC.
Missions: This aircraft was credited with 2 combat missions with the 384th.
End Date: 26 June 1943. Failed to return from combat operations.
Related Documents:Missing Air Crew Report # 15567 (0.525 MB)
Photo Album: No Photo Album For This Aircraft

B-17F Aircraft 42-3188 Was Assigned To 2 Missions Manned by 384th BG Personnel,
Earning Combat Credit For 2 Of Them
Number Date Target Results Mission/Sortie Information
225 June 1943Target: Industrial Area & Submarine Pens
Type: Military
Location: Hamburg, Germany
Completed MissionBombed an unknown city.
Sortie Report
326 June 1943Target: Villacoublay Airfield
Type: German Air Force (Luftwaffe)
Location: Paris, France
Failed to ReturnInitially attacked east of Caen, France, by enemy aircraft; lost altitude rapidly; crashed in La Chapelle-Hareng, France. MACR 15567
Sortie Report