Mission # 157

MISSION SUMMARY

Mission Date 13 July 1944
384th Mission Number
 
157
8th Air Force Mission Number 471
Mission Comments Third Munich Mission
The 384th Bombardment Group (H) provided the high groups for the 41st A and B Combat Bombardment Wings on today's mission. Both groups bombed on signal from their respective wing lead, who bombed the target using PFF. One aircraft bombed a target of opportunity, apparently the railroad station in Schoden, Germany.
Primary Target Target: Railroad Marshalling Yards
Type: Transportation
Location: Munich / München, Germany
Target Attacked (Mode) Primary (PFF)
Sortie/Aircraft Summary Completed Mission, not including spares - 33
Aborted - 3
Scrubbed - 1
Ground Spare Aircraft, Unused - 3
Returned To Base - 1
Mission Personnel Mission Personnel Roster or Mission Loading Lists

41 AIRCRAFT ASSIGNED TO THIS MISSION
Table is sortable by Aircraft, Pilot, Results, and Mission/Sortie Information
Aircraft Pilot Results Mission/Sortie Information
42‑31484Pompe, Bernard JosephCompleted MissionLow squadron lead, high group, 41st A wing.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑32106Young, Daniel MonroeCompleted MissionHigh squadron deputy, high group, 41st A wing. Landed away at RAF Wethersfield, Essex, on return due to weather.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑37974Patella, Joseph DavidCompleted MissionHigh group, 41st B wing. Landed away at Knettishall, Station 136, on return due to weather.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑38014Gowder, Charles FredCompleted MissionHigh group deputy, 41st B wing.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑38208Brown, Billie BarnardCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑39888Murchan, Lawrence AloysiusAbortedHigh group, 41st A wing. Turned back with oxygen system problems.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑97072Combs, William FelixCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑97150Dudock, Edward PCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑97178Bean, Arthur ECompleted MissionLow squadron deputy, high group, 41st A wing. Landed away at RAF Wratting Common, Cambridgeshire, on return due to weather.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑97201Lynch, Edward ThomasCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑97204Pring, Robert BradfordCompleted MissionHigh squadron lead, high group, 41st B wing.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑97237Carter, Jack NifongCompleted MissionLow squadron deputy, high group, 41st B wing.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑97251Endelicato, Marion (NMI)AbortedHigh group, 41st B wing. Turned back while assembling over field because oxygen hose in ball turret broke, also affecting waist gunner's position.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑97263Sweeney, Ned HardyCompleted MissionHigh squadron deputy, high group, 41st B wing.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑97320Maggart, Richard LCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑97367MacFarlane, Menzies JamesCompleted MissionLow squadron lead, high group, 41st B wing.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑97449[N/A]ScrubbedReplaced by ground spare aircraft 42‑102500.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑97510Jennings, William CorneliusCompleted MissionHigh group, 41st B wing. Landed away at Knettishall, Station 136, on return due to weather.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑97521Heim, Gerard AnthonyCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑97824Fairfield, William AdelbertCompleted MissionHigh group lead, 41st A wing.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑97941[N/A]Lead Ground Spare
Aircraft, Unused
 
42‑102430Pluhar, Emil EdwardCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑102459Melzar, Raymond AugustusAbortedHigh group, 41st A wing. Turned back with #4 engine throwing excessive oil. Unable to maintain altitude, bombs were jettisoned in safe condition in an open field in England, located at 52°18'N, 0°27'W (2 miles west of Kimbolton, Station 117).
SORTIE REPORT
42‑102500Bahten, John IrwinCompleted MissionGround spare aircraft; replaced 41‑97229.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑102501[N/A]Ground Spare Aircraft,
Unused
 
42‑102518Cranstoun, Richard LeroyCompleted MissionHigh squadron lead, high group, 41st A wing.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑102566Minor, Henry WCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑102601Gibson, James AllenCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑102617Rimbold, Arthur ACompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑102620Myrick, Kenneth DCompleted MissionHigh group, 41st B wing. Landed away at Knettishall, Station 136, on return due to weather.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑102661Kelley, Robert EncilCompleted MissionHigh group deputy, 41st A wing.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑102933Ungerman, Kenneth ACompleted MissionHigh group lead, 41st B wing. Landed away at Knettishall, Station 136, on return due to weather.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑102959Cole, Alfred HCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑107083[N/A]Ground Spare Aircraft,
Unused
 
42‑107224Lane, Edward WilliamReturned To BaseWeather aircraft.
SORTIE REPORT
43‑37713Stills, James VernonCompleted MissionHigh group, 41st B wing. Landed away at RAF Warboys, Huntingdonshire (now Cambridgeshire), on return due to weather.
SORTIE REPORT
43‑37717Liebert, Jack LCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
44‑6080Menke, Robert ACompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
44‑6109McGee, Leonard VincentCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
44‑6141James, Robert HueyCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
44‑6149Griggs, Frederick MonroeCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT