Mission # 275

MISSION SUMMARY

Mission Date 26 February 1945
384th Mission Number
 
275
8th Air Force 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

43 AIRCRAFT ASSIGNED TO THIS MISSION
Table is sortable by Aircraft, Pilot, Results, and Mission/Sortie Information
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 EFlying Spare,
Completed Mission
High squadron flying spare; joined formation.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑102620Jackson, Taylor HCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑102661Turner, Willard JeromeCompleted 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 ACompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑37917Haaf, Arthur HCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑37971Hewes, Charles PershingCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑38016Sharp, Alan EFlying Spare,
Completed Mission
Lead squadron flying spare; joined formation.
SORTIE REPORT
43‑38062Milligan, George RobertCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑38501Tatulis, Charles PCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑38548Rush, Joseph HCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑38673Starr, William GCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑38678Miley, Harold LAbortedHigh squadron hot camera ship. Turned back due to #3 supercharger failure.
SORTIE REPORT
43‑38800Hicks, Gerald WardenScrubbedGround 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 JCompleted MissionHigh squadron deputy.
SORTIE REPORT
43‑39053Donnell, Alonzo MCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑39060Connor, John MichaelCompleted MissionLanded away at Bungay Airfield, Station 125, due to low fuel.
SORTIE REPORT
43‑39131Kuite, Donald WCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑39138Reed, Verlin DCompleted MissionLanded away at Seething Airfield, Station 146, due to low fuel.
SORTIE REPORT
43‑39164LeSuer, Herman PCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑39197Ramsay, Walter ECompleted MissionLow squadron deputy.
SORTIE REPORT
43‑39203Williams, Philip YCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑39236Festersen, John CCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
44‑6514Seavey, Homer CFlying Spare,
Returned As Briefed
Low squadron flying spare; joined formation.
SORTIE REPORT
44‑6590Pierce, Oscar WCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
44‑6882Spangler, George KCompleted 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, Station 146, due to low fuel.
SORTIE REPORT
44‑8008Owens, Robert ClareCompleted MissionGroup lead; PFF ship.
SORTIE REPORT
44‑8211Ultcht, John PCompleted 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, Unused
PFF ship.
44‑8679Baughman, John RCompleted MissionHigh squadron hot camera ship.
SORTIE REPORT