Mission # 20

MISSION SUMMARY

Mission Date 3 September 1943
384th Mission
Mission Number 20
8th Air Force Mission Mission Number 90
Mission Comments Weather Forces Change
Clouds obscured the primary target and prevented bombing: formation bombed secondary.
Primary Target Target: Air Park and Aerodrome
Type: German Air Force (Luftwaffe)
Location: Romilly-sur-Seine, France
Target Attacked (Mode) Secondary (Visual)
Target: Fighter Airfield
Type: German Air Force (Luftwaffe)
Location: St. Andre-de-L'Eure, France
Sortie/Aircraft Summary Completed Mission, not including spares - 12
Aborted - 5
Ditched - 1
Mission Personnel Mission Personnel Roster or Mission Loading Lists
Mission Documents Combat Mission Records and Plans obtained from the National Archives

18 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
41‑24557Yelvington, Melton AlbertAborted SORTIE REPORT
42‑3041McMahon, James JosephAborted SORTIE REPORT
42‑3216Sprague, Alfred LeeCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑3429Estes, Thomas JeffersonCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑3455Faulkiner, Russel RCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑3459Higdon, Philip ECompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑5444Thompson, Siguard (NMI)Completed Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑5720Aufmuth, Lester HerbertCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑5838Frink, Horace EverettCompleted MissionLow squadron lead
SORTIE REPORT
42‑5843Pulcipher, Ralph RobertCompleted MissionHigh squadron lead. A British Army observer and war correspondent, Maj. Anthony Cotterell, flew with this crew.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑29651Jacobs, Randolph George EdwardAborted SORTIE REPORT
42‑29699Goulder, Edmund SamuelCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑29768Willing, Mark SkinnerAborted SORTIE REPORT
42‑29828Ashcraft, Archie BertisCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑29914Jones, Justin RalphFailed to Return,
Ditched
Shot down by enemy aircraft; ditched in Channel; MACR 743.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑29935Harry, William RussellAborted SORTIE REPORT
42‑30033Harris, George WarrenCompleted MissionFlight leader
SORTIE REPORT
42‑30043Price, William MerrimanCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT