Mission # 113

MISSION SUMMARY

Mission Date 23 May 1944
384th Mission
Mission Number 113
8th Air Force Mission Mission Number 364
Mission Comments Weather "NOT AS BRIEFED"
The 384th Bombardment Group (H) flew two group formations on today's mission, as the high groups of the 41st A and B Combat Bombardment Wings (41A Group and 41B Group). Both wings were assigned the same targets, and both Wing Leaders decided not to bomb the visual primary, electing to attack the briefed secondary using PFF aiming.
Primary Target Target: Nancy/Essey Airfield
Type: German Air Force (Luftwaffe)
Location: Nancy, France
Target Attacked (Mode) Secondary (PFF)
Target: Railroad Marshaling Yards
Type: Transportation
Location: Saarbrücken, Germany
Sortie/Aircraft Summary Completed Mission, not including spares - 24
Scrubbed - 2
Flying Spare, Returned As Briefed - 4
Ground Spare Aircraft, Unused - 2
Mission Personnel Mission Personnel Roster or Mission Loading Lists
Mission Documents Combat Mission Records and Plans obtained from the National Archives

32 AIRCRAFT ASSIGNED TO THIS MISSION
Table is sorted by Pilot, and may be sorted by any column: click the column head.
Aircraft Pilot Results Mission/Sortie Information
42‑31364[N/A]Lead Ground Spare
Aircraft, Unused
 
42‑32106Cranstoun, Richard Leroy Completed Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑37776[N/A]Ground Spare Aircraft,
Unused
 
42‑37785Seamon, Grover Lawrence Completed Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑37974Sammons, Gerald Busby Completed Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑37982James, Robert Huey Flying Spare,
Returned As Briefed
41A Group Flying Spare.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑38014Helmley, Loyd Elmer Completed Mission41A Group Lead.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑38208Brown, Donald Harold Completed Mission41B Group Lead.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑39888Gottfried, Raymond Nathan Completed Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑97072Hale, Charles Eugene Completed Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑97139Sullivan, James Dominic Completed Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑97178Peterson, Walter Thomas Completed Mission41A Group High Squadron Deputy.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑97188Lane, Edward William Completed Mission41A Group Low Squadron Lead.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑97201Roth, Verle Leroy Completed Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑97204MacFarlane, Menzies James Completed Mission41B Group High Squadron Deputy.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑97237Humbles, Alfred T Completed Mission41B Group High Squadron Lead.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑97263[N/A]ScrubbedReplaced by Ground Spare aircraft 42‑97309.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑97271Rosborough, James Edward Completed MissionGround Spare aircraft; replaced 42‑107083.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑97273Berbrich, John Martin Completed Mission41B Group Low Squadron Lead.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑97282Kelley, Robert Encil Completed Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑97309Wright, James Wiley Completed Mission41B Group Deputy. Ground Spare aircraft; replaced 42‑97263.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑97367Stevens, Raymond Robert Flying Spare,
Returned As Briefed
41B Group Flying Spare.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑102430Gekakis, Anthony Flying Spare,
Returned As Briefed
41B Group Flying Spare.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑102442Birckhead, Robert Bruce Flying Spare,
Returned As Briefed
41A Group Flying Spare.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑102459Rimbold, Arthur Arimese Completed Mission41A Group Low Squadron Deputy.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑102518Bagby, Donald Woods Completed Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑102566Pulliam, Lyle James Completed Mission41A Group High Squadron Lead.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑102620Peck, Harland K Completed Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑107057Ungerman, Kenneth Armistead Completed Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑107083[N/A]ScrubbedReplaced by Ground Spare aircraft 42‑97271.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑107121Malone, John J Completed Mission41B Group Low Squadron Deputy.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑107148Bennett, Dewayne (NMI) Completed Mission41A Group Deputy.
SORTIE REPORT