Mission # 206

MISSION SUMMARY

Mission Date 6 October 1944
384th Mission
Mission Number 206
8th Air Force Mission Mission Number 667
Mission Comments Primary Targets Not Attacked
Aircraft of the 384th Bombardment Group (H) flew as composite of 40th D Combat Wing (high squadron) and 41st A Combat Wing (low section of high squadron) on the mission flown today. Weather obscured the primary targets for both formations (A group primary was a Synthetic Oil Plant in 'Politz, Germany' - Police, Occupied Poland). The high squadron of the 40th D Combat Wing attacked the secondary target at Stargard, Germany (Occupied Poland): aiming was accomplished visually and bombs were away after an eight minute bomb run. The low section of the high squadron of the 41st A Combat Wing attacked the last resort target at Stralsund, Germany: aiming was accomplished visually and bombs were away after a twenty-four minute bomb run.
Primary Target Target: M/T Factory
Type: Industry
Location: Stettin / Szczecin, Poland
Target Attacked (Mode) Secondary (Visual)
Target: Airfield - Hangars
Type: Military
Location: Stargard, Poland
Sortie/Aircraft Summary Completed Mission, not including spares - 18
Flying Spare, Completed Mission - 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

23 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
42‑37788Owens, Robert Clare Completed MissionD group.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑37822Hughes, Robert Davis Completed MissionD group deputy Squadron lead. Hot camera ship.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑38013Mumper, Benjamin Royce Completed MissionD group.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑97263Rowe, George B Completed MissionD group.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑97510Salley, Thomas Raysor Completed MissionA group.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑97521Green, Loren Lester Flying Spare,
Completed Mission
Flying spare; joined A group.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑102518Peters, Lloyd Arman Flying Spare,
Completed Mission
Flying spare; joined A group.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑102620Ellis, Harold Richard Completed MissionA group hot camera ship.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑107121Brookshire, James D Completed MissionA group.
SORTIE REPORT
43‑37703Groff, Richard Hubert Completed MissionD group.
SORTIE REPORT
43‑37917Cepits, Francis Frederick Completed MissionA group. Returned one 500# bomb.
SORTIE REPORT
43‑37971Gross, Kenneth Eugene Flying Spare,
Completed Mission
Flying spare; joined A group.
SORTIE REPORT
43‑38262Majeske, Charles Paul Completed MissionD group.
SORTIE REPORT
43‑38588Duesler, Donald Barton Completed MissionA group.
SORTIE REPORT
43‑38615Gilbert, Stanley Milton Completed MissionD group.
SORTIE REPORT
44‑6105Sienkiewicz, Edward Alfred Completed MissionD group. Hot camera ship.
SORTIE REPORT
44‑6141Freiman, Peter Paul Completed MissionD group.
SORTIE REPORT
44‑6149Smith, Jack M Completed MissionD group.
SORTIE REPORT
44‑6294[N/A]Ground Spare Aircraft,
Unused
 
44‑6476Tracy, Edward Hanks Completed MissionA group.
SORTIE REPORT
44‑6512Springsted, Donald George Completed MissionD group.
SORTIE REPORT
44‑8008[N/A]Ground Spare Aircraft,
Unused
Lead PFF Ground Spare Aircraft.
44‑8211Durdin, Larkin Clayton Completed MissionD group lead.
SORTIE REPORT