Mission # 232

MISSION SUMMARY

Mission Date 29 November 1944
384th Mission
Mission Number 232
8th Air Force Mission Mission Number 729
Mission Comments Refinery Bombed
The 384th provided three squadrons of the lead group of the 41st Bomb Wing C Wing. Advised that the primary target was covered by 10/10ths clouds, the group attacked the secondary (PFF aiming point) target in the same area.
Primary Target Target: Oil Refinery
Type: Oil Industry
Location: Misburg, Germany
Target Attacked (Mode) Secondary (PFF)
Type: Oil Industry
Location: Misburg, Germany
Sortie/Aircraft Summary Completed Mission, not including spares - 35
Aborted - 1
Scrubbed - 2
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

43 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
42‑38013Mumper, Benjamin R Completed MissionHot camera ship.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑39888Wyatt, William Glenn Completed Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑97150Jackson, Oakley Homer Completed Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑97251Somers, James Lowell Completed Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑97263Woodworth, John Dempster Completed MissionHot camera ship.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑97271Holmes, George W Completed Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑97320DeFrancesco, John Joseph Completed MissionHot camera ship.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑97510Walker, Jay F Completed MissionReturned one bomb.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑97960Abbott, William H Completed Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑98000[N/A]Ground Spare Aircraft,
Unused
 
42‑102459Hoppen, Jack Stewart Completed Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑102500Hartness, Joseph George Completed Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑102501McLean, William S Completed Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑102518Touton, William F Completed Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑102661Fleshman, Warren Gray Flying Spare,
Completed Mission
Lead Squadron flying spare; joined formation.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑102933Mead, Frank Willard Completed Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑107083Causa, Raymond (NMI) Completed Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑37717Starr, William George Completed MissionHot camera ship.
SORTIE REPORT
43‑37843Brown, Bert Oliver Completed Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑37917Zink, Joseph D Flying Spare,
Completed Mission
High Squadron flying spare; joined formation.
SORTIE REPORT
43‑37971McDaniel, Clifford Franklin Completed MissionHot camera ship.
SORTIE REPORT
43‑38016[N/A]ScrubbedReplaced by Ground Spare Aircraft 44‑8216. took off with Gilbert Crew, but lost #2 engine.
SORTIE REPORT
43‑38062Orr, James Wallace AbortedHot camera ship. Aborted due to mechanical failure; landed away at Halesworth; jettisoned bombs in Channel.
SORTIE REPORT
43‑38501Hassing, Eugene Theron Completed Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑38542Bills, Edgar L Completed MissionLow Squadron lead.
SORTIE REPORT
43‑38548LeDonne, Edward George Completed Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑38630[N/A]Ground Spare Aircraft,
Unused
 
43‑38673Hicks, Kenneth Delmont Completed Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑38678Herring, Harold F Completed Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑38750Warner, Henry L Completed Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑38752Hicks, Ralph Benjamin Completed Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑38801Gilmore, James Robson Completed Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑38823Abbott, Edward William Completed Mission SORTIE REPORT
44‑6105Majeske, Charles Paul Flying Spare,
Completed Mission
Low Squadron flying spare; joined formation.
SORTIE REPORT
44‑6109O'Donnell, Phillip J Completed Mission SORTIE REPORT
44‑6141Galiano, Joe V Completed Mission SORTIE REPORT
44‑6476Duesler, Donald Barton Completed Mission SORTIE REPORT
44‑6514Sienkiewicz, Edward Alfred Completed Mission SORTIE REPORT
44‑6592Goodrick, Gene Robert Completed Mission SORTIE REPORT
44‑8007Carnes, Joe Ross Completed MissionGroup lead.
SORTIE REPORT
44‑8211Doran, William Elmer Completed MissionHigh Squadron lead.
SORTIE REPORT
44‑8216Gilbert, Stanley Milton Completed MissionGilbert Crew took off in 43‑38016 but lost #2 engine; landed and moved to this aircraft.
SORTIE REPORT
44‑8409[N/A]ScrubbedReplaced by Ground Spare Aircraft 42‑97271
SORTIE REPORT