Mission # 197

MISSION SUMMARY

Mission Date 21 September 1944
384th Mission
Mission Number 197
8th Air Force Mission Mission Number 644
Mission Comments Mainz Railroad Targets Bombed
The 384th Bombardment Group (H) flew as the B Wing of the 41st Combat Bombardment Wing on today's mission. The 379th Bombardment Group (H) provided six aircraft to make up the low squadron of the high group. Sufficient visibility was available in the primary target area to accomplish an attack by visual means.
Primary Target Target: Railroad Marshalling Yards
Type: Transportation
Location: Mainz, Germany
Target Attacked (Mode) Primary (Visual)
Sortie/Aircraft Summary Completed Mission, not including spares - 30
Scrubbed - 1
Flying Spare, Returned As Briefed - 3
Ground Spare Aircraft, Unused - 2
Mission Personnel Mission Personnel Roster or Mission Loading Lists
Mission Documents Combat Mission Records and Plans obtained from the National Archives

36 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
42‑31484Martin, Donald FrancisCompleted MissionHot camera ship.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑32106Gross, Kenneth EugeneFlying Spare,
Returned As Briefed
Lead group
SORTIE REPORT
42‑37822Gabel, Raymond JohnCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑38208Sienkiewicz, Edward AlfredFlying Spare,
Returned As Briefed
High group
SORTIE REPORT
42‑97251[N/A]ScrubbedReplaced by Ground Spare Aircraft 42‑107148.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑97263Owens, Robert ClareFlying Spare,
Returned As Briefed
Low group
SORTIE REPORT
42‑97271Hunt, John HardyCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑97282Groff, Richard HubertCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑97309Brodie, James JosephCompleted MissionHot camera ship.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑97510Salley, Thomas RaysorCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑97592Durdin, Larkin ClaytonCompleted MissionLow group lead. PFF ship.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑97948[N/A]Ground Spare Aircraft,
Unused
 
42‑97960Bean, Donald WCompleted MissionHigh (composite) group deputy. Hot camera ship.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑97986Kass, Robert HilerCompleted MissionWing deputy. PFF ship.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑102430Wismer, Richard GlenCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑102449[N/A]Lead Ground Spare
Aircraft, Unused
 
42‑102500Cline, Walter WCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑102501Clements, Ben HillCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑102620Duesler, Donald BartonCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑102661Reed, William MarcusCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑102933Brookshire, James DCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑107057Cepits, Francis FrederickCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑107083Causa, Raymond (NMI)Completed Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑107121Ellis, Harold RichardCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑107125Dudock, Edward PeterCompleted MissionHigh (composite) group lead.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑107148Pranger, Nicholas VincentCompleted MissionGround Spare Aircraft; replaced 42‑97251.
SORTIE REPORT
43‑37717Abbott, Edward WilliamCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑37822Toler, Harold MortonCompleted MissionLow group deputy. Hot camera ship.
SORTIE REPORT
43‑37990Rowe, George BCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑38062Combs, William FelixCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
44‑6080Gilbert, Stanley MiltonCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
44‑6105Carlson, Walter ElmerCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
44‑6109Hulcher, Donald Lawrence Completed Mission SORTIE REPORT
44‑6141Norton, Paul ECompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
44‑6294McDaniel, Clifford FranklinCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
44‑8007Laboda, Joseph StanleyCompleted MissionWing lead. PFF ship.
SORTIE REPORT