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Mission # 275

MISSION SUMMARY

Mission Date 26 February 1945
Eighth Air Force Operations Operations description not yet available.
384th Bomb Group Mission
384th BG Mission Number 275, Eighth AF Force Mission Number 849
Berlin Bahnhof Bombed
The 384th Bombardment Group (H) flew as the 41st Bomb Wing A Group on today's mission. The primary target was hidden by cloud cover so it was attacked by PFF (radar), per the Field Order for this mission.
Primary Target Target: Schlesicher Railroad Station (Bahnhof)
Type: Transportation
Location: Berlin, Germany
Target Attacked (Mode) Primary (PFF)
Sortie/Aircraft Summary Completed Mission, not including spares - 33
Flying Spare, Completed Mission - 2
Landed In Allied Territory - 1
Flying Spare, Returned As Briefed - 1
Ground Spare Aircraft, Unused - 3
Scrubbed - 2
Aborted - 1
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
42‑32106Burroughs, Edwin CCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑37788[N/A]Ground Spare Aircraft, Unused 
42‑37822[N/A]Ground Spare Aircraft, Unused 
42‑97510Smith, Jack LCompleted MissionLow Squadron hot camera ship.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑102459Van Pelt, Charles ACompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑102518Carlson, Russell EdgarSpare, Completed MissionHigh Squadron flying spare; joined formation.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑102620Jackson, Taylor HallCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑102661Turner, Willard JeromeCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑107125[N/A]Scrubbed: Did Not Take OffReplaced by Ground Spare Aircraft 43‑38800 because top turret motor burned out during ground check.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑107148Jerome, Edwin AnthonyCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑37917Haaf, Arthur HerschelCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑37971Hewes, Charles PershingCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑38016Sharp, Alan ESpare, Completed MissionLead Squadron flying spare; joined formation.
SORTIE REPORT
43‑38062Milligan, George RobertCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑38501Tatulis, Charles PaulCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑38548Rush, Joseph HCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑38673Starr, William GeorgeCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑38678Miley, Harold LAborted Mission After Taking Off.High Squadron hot camera ship. Turned back due to #3 supercharger failure.
SORTIE REPORT
43‑38800Hicks, Gerald WardenScrubbed: Did Not Take OffGround Spare Aircraft; replaced 42‑107125 but was unable to take off because of a bad tire.
SORTIE REPORT
43‑38801Knaur, John SCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑38823Barnett, Jack (NMI)Landed In Allied TerritoryDamaged by flak near the I.P.; at 1158 one engine was feathered; at 1230 hrs #2 and #4 engines were out, and aircraft was under control, headed toward Russia. MACR 12760
SORTIE REPORT
43‑38974Wright, Edward SCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑39019Peterson, Calvin JamesCompleted MissionHigh Squadron deputy.
SORTIE REPORT
43‑39053Donnell, Alonzo McWilliamsCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑39060Connor, John MichaelCompleted MissionLanded away at Bungay Airfield, AAF Station 125, due to low fuel.
SORTIE REPORT
43‑39131Kuite, Donald WarrenCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑39138Reed, Verlin DeanCompleted MissionLanded away at Seething Airfield, AAF Station 146, due to low fuel.
SORTIE REPORT
43‑39164LeSuer, Herman PaulCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑39197Ramsay, Walter ECompleted MissionLow Squadron deputy.
SORTIE REPORT
43‑39203Williams, Philip YoungCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑39236Festersen, John CarlCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
44‑6514Seavey, Homer CarlFlying Spare, Returned As BriefedLow Squadron flying spare; joined formation.
SORTIE REPORT
44‑6590Pierce, Oscar WCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
44‑6882Spangler, George KnoxCompleted MissionLow Squadron hot camera ship.
SORTIE REPORT
44‑6892Kowats, Daniel FrankCompleted MissionLead Squadron hot camera ship.
SORTIE REPORT
44‑6909Richardson, George PCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
44‑6923MacKellar, Donald AllenCompleted MissionLanded away at Seething Airfield, AAF Station 146, due to low fuel.
SORTIE REPORT
44‑8008Owens, Robert ClareCompleted MissionGroup lead; PFF ship.
SORTIE REPORT
44‑8211Ultcht, John PrestonCompleted MissionGroup deputy; PFF ship.
SORTIE REPORT
44‑8541Cook, Raymond DCompleted MissionLow Squadron lead; PFF ship.
SORTIE REPORT
44‑8665Kinkead, Robert MCompleted MissionHigh Squadron lead; PFF ship.
SORTIE REPORT
44‑8668[N/A]Lead Ground Spare Aircraft, UnusedPFF ship.
44‑8679Baughman, John RCompleted MissionHigh Squadron hot camera ship.
SORTIE REPORT