Mission # 126

MISSION SUMMARY

Mission Date 5 June 1944
384th Mission Number
126
8th Air Force Mission Number 392
Mission Comments Two Targets Attacked
The 384th Bombardment Group (H) provided all aircraft and personnel for the three squadrons making up the 41st A Combat Bombardment Wing for today's mission. While the high and low groups bombed the primary on the first run, the lead group had trouble locating the target with enough accuracy to release its bombs. After a second unsuccessful run, the lead group attacked a target of opportunity (TOO) - another artillery battery - near Morsalines, France.
Primary Target Target: Field Artillery Battery
Type: Military
Location: La Fosse, France
Target Attacked (Mode) Primary (Visual)
Sortie/Aircraft Summary Completed Mission, not including spares - 36
Scrubbed - 1
Flying Spare, Returned As Briefed - 3
Ground Spare Aircraft, Unused - 2
Mission Personnel Mission Personnel Roster or Mission Loading Lists

42 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
42‑3441Menke, Robert ACompleted MissionLead group.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑31484Pompe, Bernard JosephCompleted MissionLow group deputy.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑37792[N/A]ScrubbedReplaced by ground spare aircraft 42‑102459.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑37822Halasz, John JuliusCompleted MissionHigh group.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑37974Gottfried, Raymond NCompleted MissionLow group.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑37982James, Robert HueyCompleted MissionHigh squadron lead, high group.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑38013Shelley, John KCompleted MissionLead group.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑38014Smith, Charles GroverCompleted MissionHigh group lead.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑38208Kelly, John ThomasCompleted MissionWing deputy.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑39888Maggart, Richard LCompleted MissionLead group.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑97139[N/A]Lead Ground Spare
Aircraft, Unused
 
42‑97142June, Glenn JosephCompleted MissionHigh group deputy.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑97150Hannaford, Vernon LloyalCompleted MissionLead group.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑97178Burkhard, James AlbertCompleted MissionLow squadron deputy, low group.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑97188Eakins, Robert NathanialCompleted MissionLead group.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑97201Roth, Verle LeroyCompleted MissionLow squadron deputy, lead group.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑97204[N/A]Ground Spare Aircraft,
Unused
 
42‑97237Humbles, Alfred TCompleted MissionLow squadron lead, lead group.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑97271Birckhead, Robert BruceCompleted MissionLow group.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑97273Gibson, James AllenCompleted MissionLow squadron deputy, high group.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑97282Melzar, Raymond AugustusCompleted MissionLow group.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑97309Kirkpatrick, William HughCompleted MissionLow group.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑97320Kelley, Robert EncilCompleted MissionHigh squadron lead, lead group.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑97449Pring, Robert BradfordCompleted MissionLead group.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑97510Carey, Gates ChapmanFlying Spare,
Returned As Briefed
SORTIE REPORT
42‑97521Cranstoun, Richard LeroyCompleted MissionLow group.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑97574Pryor, Raymond ThomasCompleted MissionWing lead. PFF ship and unidentified crew members provided by the 305th BG, Chelveston (Station 105).
SORTIE REPORT
42‑102430Bagby, Donald WoodsCompleted MissionLow group.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑102442Peterson, Harold WilliamCompleted MissionLow squadron lead, low group.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑102459Liebert, Jack LFlying Spare,
Returned As Briefed
Ground spare aircraft; replaced 42‑37792.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑102500Gowder, Charles FredCompleted MissionHigh group.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑102501Rucker, David LCompleted MissionHigh group.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑102518Adams, William LowellCompleted MissionLow group.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑102601Thoma, Edward PCompleted MissionLow squadron lead, high group.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑102617Rimbold, Arthur ArimeseCompleted MissionHigh squadron deputy, high group.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑102620Fitzgerald, Thomas HCompleted MissionHigh group.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑102661Strong, Bert FCompleted MissionHigh squadron lead, low group.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑107057Ungerman, Kenneth ACompleted MissionHigh group.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑107058Peck, Harland KCompleted MissionHigh group.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑107064Stevens, Raymond RobertCompleted MissionLead group.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑107148Bennett, Dewayne (NMI)Completed MissionLow group lead.
SORTIE REPORT
44‑6080Brown, Billie BarnardFlying Spare,
Returned As Briefed
SORTIE REPORT