Mission # 20

MISSION SUMMARY

Mission Date 3 September 1943
384th Mission
Mission Number 20
VIII Bomber Command Mission Mission Number 90   (more...)
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 Albert Aborted SORTIE REPORT
42‑3041McMahon, James Joseph Aborted SORTIE REPORT
42‑3216Sprague, Alfred Lee Completed Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑3429Estes, Thomas Jefferson Completed Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑3455Faulkiner, Russel Ruben Completed Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑3459Higdon, Philip E Completed Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑5444Thompson, Siguard (NMI) Completed Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑5720Aufmuth, Lester Herbert Completed Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑5838Frink, Horace Everett Completed MissionLow Squadron lead
SORTIE REPORT
42‑5843Pulcipher, Ralph Robert Completed MissionHigh Squadron lead. A British Army observer and war correspondent, Maj. Anthony Cotterell, flew with this crew.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑29651Jacobs, Randolph George Edward Aborted SORTIE REPORT
42‑29699Goulder, Edmund Samuel Completed Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑29768Willing, Mark Skinner Aborted SORTIE REPORT
42‑29828Ashcraft, Archie Bertis Completed Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑29914Jones, Justin Ralph Failed to Return,
Ditched
Shot down by enemy aircraft; ditched in Channel; MACR 743.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑29935Harry, William Russell Aborted SORTIE REPORT
42‑30033Harris, George Warren Completed MissionFlight leader
SORTIE REPORT
42‑30043Price, William Merriman Completed Mission SORTIE REPORT