Mission # 122

MISSION SUMMARY

Mission Date 2 June 1944
384th Mission Number
122
8th Air Force Mission Number 384
Mission Comments Pre-Invasion Tactical Targets
Colonel Dale O Smith led the 384th Bombardment Group (H) as the first group of the 41st Combat Bombardment Wing on today's mission. The groups of the wing followed at 3 minute intervals, rather than the normal stacked wing formation. The assigned target was attacked through solid cloud layers using PFF, with unobserved results.
Primary Target Target: Gun Battery, Tactical Support
Type: Military
Location: Hardelot (5 miles S of Boulogne), France
Target Attacked (Mode) Primary (PFF)
Sortie/Aircraft Summary Completed Mission, not including spares - 19
Ground Spare Aircraft, Unused - 4
Mission Personnel Mission Personnel Roster or Mission Loading Lists

23 AIRCRAFT ASSIGNED TO THIS MISSION
Table is sorted by Aircraft serial Number, and may be sorted by any column: click the column head.
Aircraft Pilot Results Mission/Sortie Information
42‑3441[N/A]Ground Spare Aircraft,
Unused
 
42‑31435[N/A]Lead Ground Spare
Aircraft, Unused
 
42‑37758[N/A]Ground Spare Aircraft,
Unused
 
42‑38013Menke, Robert ACompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑38014[N/A]Lead Ground Spare
Aircraft, Unused
 
42‑38208Shelley, John KCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑97072Thoma, Edward PCompleted MissionHigh squadron lead.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑97139June, Glenn JosephCompleted MissionGroup deputy.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑97150MacFarlane, Menzies JamesCompleted MissionLow squadron deputy.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑97201Hannaford, Vernon LloyalCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑97204Pring, Robert BradfordCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑97251Gibson, James AllenCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑97273Fitzgerald, Thomas HCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑97449Wortman, Marshall (NMI)Completed MissionLow squadron lead.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑97574Morrison, Donald SCompleted MissionGroup lead. PFF aircraft and unidentified crew members supplied by the 305th BG, Chelveston (Station 105).
SORTIE REPORT
42‑102500Gowder, Charles FredCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑102501Rucker, David LCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑102601Carey, Gates ChapmanCompleted MissionHigh squadron deputy.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑102620Sullivan, James DominicCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑107057Melsen, Howard CarlCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑107064Stevens, Raymond RobertCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑107121Ungerman, Kenneth ACompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
44‑6080Brown, Billie BarnardCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT