Mission # 20

MISSION SUMMARY

Mission Date 3 September 1943
VIII Bomber Command Operations Show Operations
384th Bomb Group Mission
384th BG Mission Number 20, VIII BC Mission Number 90
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
Ditched - 1
Aborted - 5
Mission Personnel Mission Personnel Roster or Mission Loading Lists
Mission Documents Combat Mission Records and Plans obtained from the National Archives
Other Mission Documents 1943-09-03, Flight Leader, G. Harris, J. Kelly

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 Mission After Taking Off. SORTIE REPORT
42‑3041McMahon, James JosephAborted Mission After Taking Off. SORTIE REPORT
42‑3216Sprague, Alfred LeeCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑3429Estes, Thomas JeffersonCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑3455Faulkiner, Russel RubenCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑3459Higdon, Philip EarlCompleted 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 Mission After Taking Off. SORTIE REPORT
42‑29699Goulder, Edmund SamuelCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑29768Willing, Mark SkinnerAborted Mission After Taking Off. SORTIE REPORT
42‑29828Ashcraft, Archie BertisCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑29914Jones, Justin RalphFailed To Return: DitchedShot down by enemy aircraft; ditched in Channel; MACR 743.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑29935Harry, William RussellAborted Mission After Taking Off. SORTIE REPORT
42‑30033Harris, George WarrenCompleted MissionFlight leader
SORTIE REPORT
42‑30043Price, William MerrimanCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT