Mission # 138

MISSION SUMMARY

Mission Date 18 June 1944
384th Mission
Mission Number 138
8th Air Force Mission Mission Number 421   (more...)
Mission Comments Bombed Using PFF
The 384th provided two groups, one each for the 41st A and B Combat Bombardment Wings (41A and 41B Groups), the 8th and 9th of 9 Wings of Air Task Force #1, for today's mission. Bombs were aimed and released on oil refinery targets using PFF (radar). Flames, explosions, and columns of smoke rose above 10,000'.
Primary Target Target: Ölwerke Julius Humbles
Type: Oil Industry
Location: Hamburg, Germany
Target Attacked (Mode) Primary (PFF)
Sortie/Aircraft Summary Completed Mission, not including spares - 36
Flying Spare, Completed Mission - 4
Ground Spare Aircraft, Unused - 4
Mission Personnel Mission Personnel Roster or Mission Loading Lists
Mission Documents Combat Mission Records and Plans obtained from the National Archives

44 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
42‑37974Eakins, Robert NathanialCompleted Mission41B Group, High Squadron Deputy.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑37982Melzar, Raymond AugustusCompleted Mission41B Group.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑38013Shelley, John KCompleted Mission41A Group.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑38014June, Glenn JosephCompleted Mission41B Group Lead.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑38208Kelly, John ThomasCompleted Mission41A Group Deputy.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑39888Gottfried, Raymond NathanCompleted Mission41B Group, Low Squadron Deputy.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑97178Cranstoun, Richard LeroyCompleted Mission41A Group.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑97204Hannaford, Vernon LloyalCompleted Mission41A Group.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑97251Rosborough, James EdwardFlying Spare,
Completed Mission
41B Group Flying Spare. Joined formation.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑97263[N/A]Ground Spare Aircraft,
Unused
 
42‑97271Birckhead, Robert BruceCompleted Mission41A Group.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑97273Gibson, James AllenCompleted Mission41B Group.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑97282Druckenmiller, Leon CCompleted Mission41B Group.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑97320Finch, Francis NelsonCompleted Mission41B Group.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑97367MacFarlane, Menzies JamesFlying Spare,
Completed Mission
41A Group Flying Spare. Joined formation.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑97521Anderson, Earl OverladeCompleted Mission41A Group, High Squadron Deputy.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑97941[N/A]Lead Ground Spare
Aircraft, Unused
 
42‑97960Humbles, Alfred TCompleted Mission41A Group Lead.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑102442Peterson, Harold WilliamCompleted Mission41A Group, Low Squadron Lead.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑102500Kirkpatrick, William HughCompleted Mission41A Group, Low Squadron Deputy.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑102501[N/A]Ground Spare Aircraft,
Unused
 
42‑102518Dean, Ralph MerrickCompleted Mission41A Group, High Squadron Lead.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑102601Carey, Gates ChapmanCompleted Mission41B Group.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑102617Fairfield, William AdelbertCompleted Mission41B Group.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑102620Shearer, Wilbur LeeCompleted Mission41B Group.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑102933Stills, James VernonCompleted Mission41B Group.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑102959Halasz, John JuliusCompleted Mission41B Group.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑107057Ungerman, Kenneth ACompleted Mission41B Group.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑107058Peck, Harland KCompleted Mission41B Group.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑107064Stevens, Raymond RobertCompleted Mission41A Group.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑107121Meland, Ralph WCompleted Mission41B Group Deputy.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑107221Pryor, Oliver McCoyCompleted Mission41A Group.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑107224James, Robert HueyCompleted Mission41B Group, High Squadron Lead.
SORTIE REPORT
43‑37703Strong, Bert FCompleted Mission41B Group, Low Squadron Lead.
SORTIE REPORT
43‑37713Sullivan, James DominicCompleted Mission41B Group.
SORTIE REPORT
43‑37717Liebert, Jack LouisFlying Spare,
Completed Mission
41A Group Flying Spare. Joined formation.
SORTIE REPORT
44‑6080Bahten, John IrwinCompleted Mission41A Group.
SORTIE REPORT
44‑6105[N/A]Ground Spare Aircraft,
Unused
 
44‑6109Adams, William LowellCompleted Mission41A Group.
SORTIE REPORT
44‑6128Rooker, Billy RoyCompleted Mission41A Group.
SORTIE REPORT
44‑6135Brown, Billie BarnardCompleted Mission41A Group.
SORTIE REPORT
44‑6141Murchan, Lawrence AloysiusFlying Spare,
Completed Mission
41B Group Flying Spare. Joined formation.
SORTIE REPORT
44‑6147Spiers, Paul RobertCompleted Mission41A Group.
SORTIE REPORT
44‑6149Koch, Robert BruceCompleted Mission41A Group.
SORTIE REPORT