Mission # 27

MISSION SUMMARY

Mission Date 2 October 1943
384th Mission Number
27
8th Air Force Mission Number 106
Mission Comments Port of Emden Attacked
The 384th Bombardment Group (H) flew as the lead group of the 103rd CBW and the First Bomb Division, with General Robert F Travis aboard the lead ship. Near the IP, the PFF-equipped deputy ship took the lead. Bombs were away using PFF aiming, with unobserved results.
Primary Target Target: Port Facilities
Type: Transportation
Location: Emden, Germany
Target Attacked (Mode) Primary (PFF)
Sortie/Aircraft Summary Completed Mission, not including spares - 18
Scrubbed - 1
Flying Spare, Returned As Briefed - 2
Ground Spare Aircraft, Unused - 1
Mission Personnel Mission Personnel Roster or Mission Loading Lists

22 AIRCRAFT ASSIGNED TO THIS MISSION
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Aircraft Pilot Results Mission/Sortie Information
41‑24557Sundlun, Bruce GeorgeCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
41‑24560[N/A]Ground Spare Aircraft,
Unused
 
42‑3357Nuttall, Alfred CharlesCompleted MissionDeputy wing lead. PFF ship and crew provided by 482nd BG.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑3441Ogilvie, Donald PotterCompleted MissionLow squadron lead.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑5051Van der Haeghen, Joseph AlbertCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑5086Thompson, Siguard (NMI)Completed MissionHigh squadron lead. Col. E Blair Garland, Hq 8th Air Force, flew on this aircraft to 'Test Blind bombing equipment.'
SORTIE REPORT
42‑5404Jones, William ArchCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑5444[N/A]ScrubbedReplaced by ground spare aircraft 42‑5086.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑29554Yelvington, Melton AlbertCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑29557Fields, LeonCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑29703Robinson, Robert LawrenceCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑29717Carpenter, Walter RichardFlying Spare,
Returned As Briefed
SORTIE REPORT
42‑29768Willing, Mark SkinnerFlying Spare,
Returned As Briefed
SORTIE REPORT
42‑29809Ashcraft, Archie BertisCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑29814Goulder, Edmund SamuelCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑29927Carter, T L (IO)Completed Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑29935Calnon, Mark BrooksCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑29987Price, William MerrimanCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑30005Harry, William RussellCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑30033Kelly, James HenryCompleted MissionGen. Robert F Travis, Commander, 41st Combat Bombardment Wing (H), Molesworth, England, was aboard this aircraft as 103rd CBW Leader.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑30043Kauffman, Giles FelkerCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑30196Keller, Lawrence LarryCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT