Mission # 127

MISSION SUMMARY

Mission Date 6 June 1944
384th Mission Number
127
8th Air Force Mission Number 394
Mission Comments Blanked by Weather
The first D-Day mission for the 384th Bombardment Group (H) sent a squadron to knock out a new type of rocket gun installation. Solid clouds in the target area prevented the formation from dropping bombs there, or on any other targets of opportunity (TOO). This squadron is also referred to with the letter H in mission documents.
Primary Target Target: Rocket Gun Installation
Type: Military
Location: 'Meuvaines' (actually, 1.3 miles SE of Crépon), France
Target Attacked (Mode) Primary (PFF)
Sortie/Aircraft Summary Completed Mission, not including spares - 6
Ground Spare Aircraft, Unused - 1
Mission Personnel Mission Personnel Roster or Mission Loading Lists

7 AIRCRAFT ASSIGNED TO THIS MISSION
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Aircraft Pilot Results Mission/Sortie Information
42‑32106Van Every, Russell MCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑97271Birckhead, Robert BruceCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑97309Keate, Richard CCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑97521Adams, William LowellCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑102442Peterson, Harold WilliamCompleted MissionH squadron deputy.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑107125[N/A]Ground Spare Aircraft,
Unused
 
42‑107148Bennett, Dewayne (NMI)Completed MissionH squadron lead.
SORTIE REPORT