Mission # 198

MISSION SUMMARY

Mission Date 25 September 1944
384th Mission Number
 
198
8th Air Force Mission Number 647
Mission Comments Primary Target Attacked By PFF
The 384th Bombardment Group (H) flew as the 41st CBW B Wing, and as the lead and high groups of the 41st CBW C Wing. In all, 53 aircraft took off between 0700 and 0736. All formations bombed the primary target using PFF aiming, with unobserved results.
Primary Target Target: Railroad Marshalling Yards
Type: Transportation
Location: Frankfurt am Main, Germany
Target Attacked (Mode) Primary (PFF)
Sortie/Aircraft Summary Completed Mission, not including spares - 49
Failed To Return - 1
Aborted - 3
Mission Personnel Mission Personnel Roster or Mission Loading Lists

53 AIRCRAFT ASSIGNED TO THIS MISSION
Table is sortable by Aircraft, Pilot, Results, and Mission/Sortie Information
Aircraft Pilot Results Mission/Sortie Information
42‑31222Mead, Frank WillardCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑31484Duesler, Donald BCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑32106Johnstone, William ACompleted MissionB Wing, low group. Did not bomb because unable to see wing lead release bombs.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑37788Owens, Robert ClareCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑37822Gabel, Raymond JCompleted MissionC Wing, low group.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑38013Keller, Marion WCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑38208Brown, Bert OliverCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑39888Buslee, John OliverCompleted MissionC Wing, high group.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑97251Tracy, Edward HCompleted MissionB wing, lead group. Hot camera ship.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑97263Farnsworth, Reuben JosephCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑97271Hunt, John HCompleted MissionB Wing, low group. Did not bomb because unable to see wing lead release bombs.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑97282Blankenmeyer, William JCompleted MissionC Wing, lead group.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑97309Brodie, James JosephCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑97320Gilbert, Stanley MAbortedC Wing, lead group. Aborted over base during assembly due to personnel illness.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑97510Salley, Thomas RCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑97521Mandelbaum, Norman WCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑97592Toler, Harold MCompleted MissionC wing deputy. PFF ship.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑97941Hulcher, Donald LCompleted MissionB Wing, low group lead. Did not bomb because unable to see wing lead release bombs.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑97948Minor, Henry WCompleted MissionC wing, low group lead.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑97960Parker, George FrederickCompleted MissionB wing, high group deputy. Hot camera ship.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑97986Malone, John JCompleted MissionB Wing, deputy wing lead. PFF ship. Led wing on bomb run due to failure of equipment on lead aircraft - the PFF on this ship went out momentarily on first bomb run, forcing a second one.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑98000Rice, Robert EAbortedC Wing, lead squadron. Aborted due to personnel illness.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑102449Neville, Harry WalterCompleted MissionB wing, high group lead.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑102500Ellis, Harold RichardCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑102501Bills, Edgar LCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑102518Peters, Lloyd ACompleted MissionB Wing, low group. Did not bomb because unable to see wing lead release bombs.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑102620LeDonne, Edward GCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑102661Patella, Joseph DavidCompleted MissionC wing, lead group.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑102933Mock, John MontagueCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑107057Plowman, Noel EFailed to ReturnHit by flak, crashed near Wiesbaden, Germany; MACR 9414
SORTIE REPORT
42‑107083Causa, Raymond (NMI)Completed MissionCollided with B-24, but was able to return to base; left wing damaged.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑107121Chmura, Edward (NMI)AbortedTurned back due to mechanical failure.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑107125Henderson, William VCompleted MissionC Wing, low group deputy. Hot camera ship.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑107148McDaniel, Clifford FCompleted MissionC Wing, low group.
SORTIE REPORT
43‑37703Combs, William FelixCompleted MissionC Wing, lead group. Hot camera ship.
SORTIE REPORT
43‑37717Green, Loren LCompleted MissionB Wing, low group.
SORTIE REPORT
43‑37822Norton, Paul ECompleted MissionC wing, lead group.
SORTIE REPORT
43‑37843Sienkiewicz, Edward AlfredCompleted MissionC wing, low group. Hot camera ship.
SORTIE REPORT
43‑37971Wismer, Richard GlenCompleted MissionB wing, low group. Hot camera ship.
SORTIE REPORT
43‑37990Mumper, Benjamin RCompleted MissionC wing, low group.
SORTIE REPORT
43‑38016Carlson, Walter ECompleted MissionC Wing, lead group.
SORTIE REPORT
43‑38062Hutchinson, Thomas DaleCompleted MissionC Wing, lead group. Hot camera ship.
SORTIE REPORT
43‑38501Cepits, Francis FCompleted MissionC Wing, low group, flying spare. Joined formation.
SORTIE REPORT
44‑6080Goodrick, Gene RobertCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
44‑6105Skehan, Joseph RCompleted MissionB wing, high group. Hot camera ship.
SORTIE REPORT
44‑6109Doran, William ElmerCompleted MissionB Wing, low group. Did not bomb because unable to see wing lead release bombs.
SORTIE REPORT
44‑6135Smith, Jack MCompleted MissionC wing, low group.
SORTIE REPORT
44‑6141Hughes, Robert DCompleted MissionC Wing, lead group.
SORTIE REPORT
44‑6149Hicks, Ralph BCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
44‑6294Farra, Robert LCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
44‑8007Durdin, Larkin CCompleted Mission41st CBW C Wing lead. PFF ship.
SORTIE REPORT
44‑8008Martin, Donald FrancisCompleted MissionB Wing, low group deputy.
SORTIE REPORT
44‑8047Myrick, Kenneth DCompleted MissionB Wing lead. PFF & Gee-H ship, both of which failed prior to target, necessitating having the deputy lead the bomb run.
SORTIE REPORT