Mission # 275

MISSION SUMMARY

Mission Date 26 February 1945
384th Mission
Mission Number 275
8th Air Force Mission Mission Number 849
Mission Comments 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
Aborted - 1
Scrubbed - 2
Flying Spare, Completed Mission - 2
Flying Spare, Returned As Briefed - 1
Ground Spare Aircraft, Unused - 3
Landed In Allied Territory - 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 C Completed Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑37788[N/A]Ground Spare Aircraft,
Unused
 
42‑37822[N/A]Ground Spare Aircraft,
Unused
 
42‑97510Smith, Jack L Completed MissionLow Squadron hot camera ship.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑102459Van Pelt, Charles A Completed Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑102518Carlson, Russell E Flying Spare,
Completed Mission
High Squadron flying spare; joined formation.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑102620Jackson, Taylor Hall Completed Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑102661Turner, Willard Jerome Completed Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑107125[N/A]ScrubbedReplaced by Ground Spare Aircraft 43‑38800 because top turret motor burned out during ground check.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑107148Jerome, Edwin Anthony Completed Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑37917Haaf, Arthur Herschel Completed Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑37971Hewes, Charles Pershing Completed Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑38016Sharp, Alan E Flying Spare,
Completed Mission
Lead Squadron flying spare; joined formation.
SORTIE REPORT
43‑38062Milligan, George Robert Completed Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑38501Tatulis, Charles Paul Completed Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑38548Rush, Joseph H Completed Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑38673Starr, William George Completed Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑38678Miley, Harold L AbortedHigh Squadron hot camera ship. Turned back due to #3 supercharger failure.
SORTIE REPORT
43‑38800Hicks, Gerald Warden ScrubbedGround Spare Aircraft; replaced 42‑107125 but was unable to take off because of a bad tire.
SORTIE REPORT
43‑38801Knaur, John S Completed 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 S Completed Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑39019Peterson, Calvin J Completed MissionHigh Squadron deputy.
SORTIE REPORT
43‑39053Donnell, Alonzo McWilliams Completed Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑39060Connor, John Michael Completed MissionLanded away at Bungay Airfield, AAF Station 125, due to low fuel.
SORTIE REPORT
43‑39131Kuite, Donald Warren Completed Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑39138Reed, Verlin Dean Completed MissionLanded away at Seething Airfield, AAF Station 146, due to low fuel.
SORTIE REPORT
43‑39164LeSuer, Herman Paul Completed Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑39197Ramsay, Walter E Completed MissionLow Squadron deputy.
SORTIE REPORT
43‑39203Williams, Philip Young Completed Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑39236Festersen, John Carl Completed Mission SORTIE REPORT
44‑6514Seavey, Homer Carl Flying Spare,
Returned As Briefed
Low Squadron flying spare; joined formation.
SORTIE REPORT
44‑6590Pierce, Oscar W Completed Mission SORTIE REPORT
44‑6882Spangler, George Knox Completed MissionLow Squadron hot camera ship.
SORTIE REPORT
44‑6892Kowats, Daniel Frank Completed MissionLead Squadron hot camera ship.
SORTIE REPORT
44‑6909Richardson, George P Completed Mission SORTIE REPORT
44‑6923MacKellar, Donald Allen Completed MissionLanded away at Seething Airfield, AAF Station 146, due to low fuel.
SORTIE REPORT
44‑8008Owens, Robert Clare Completed MissionGroup lead; PFF ship.
SORTIE REPORT
44‑8211Ultcht, John P Completed MissionGroup deputy; PFF ship.
SORTIE REPORT
44‑8541Cook, Raymond D Completed MissionLow Squadron lead; PFF ship.
SORTIE REPORT
44‑8665Kinkead, Robert M Completed MissionHigh Squadron lead; PFF ship.
SORTIE REPORT
44‑8668[N/A]Lead Ground Spare
Aircraft, Unused
PFF ship.
44‑8679Baughman, John R Completed MissionHigh Squadron hot camera ship.
SORTIE REPORT