Mission # 300

MISSION SUMMARY

Mission Date 30 March 1945
384th Mission
Mission Number 300
8th Air Force Mission Mission Number 918
Mission Comments Bremen Shipyard Attacked
The 384th Bombardment Group (H) flew as the 41st Combat Wing C Group on today's mission. Cloudy conditions in the target area required use of PFF, but there were enough openings in the clouds for the bombardiers to visually assist the aiming.
Primary Target Target: Deutsche Schiff- u. Maschinenbau A.G. (DESCHIMAG)
Submarine and Warship Yard
Machine Shop
Type: Submarine Facility
Location: Bremen, Germany
Target Attacked (Mode) Primary (PFF)
Sortie/Aircraft Summary Completed Mission, not including spares - 36
Aborted - 1
Scrubbed - 2
Flying Spare, Completed Mission - 2
Ground Spare Aircraft, Unused - 3
Flight Completed - 1
Mission Personnel Mission Personnel Roster or Mission Loading Lists
Mission Documents Combat Mission Records and Plans obtained from the National Archives

45 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
42‑32106Nicolai, Edwin G Completed Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑37788Drew, James Lawrence Completed Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑97309[N/A]Ground Spare Aircraft,
Unused
 
42‑97824Martin, Byron L Completed Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑97986Tuck, Sam Gail Completed MissionLow Squadron lead. PFF ship.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑98027[N/A]ScrubbedReplaced by Ground Spare Aircraft 42‑102430.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑102430Milton, Theodore Ross Completed MissionThis aircraft replaced 42‑98027. 'Cowboy-Scouter' mission.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑102459Montgomery, Robert W Completed Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑107125[N/A]ScrubbedReplaced by Ground Spare Aircraft 44‑8408.
SORTIE REPORT
43‑37717Jerome, Edwin Anthony Completed Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑37843Bradford, James W Completed Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑37917Wilson, Robert L Flying Spare,
Completed Mission
Low Squadron flying spare; joined formation.
SORTIE REPORT
43‑37971Moorhead, Harris L Completed Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑38016Gray, Fred Price Completed MissionLow Squadron hot camera ship. Landed away at Eye, on return, due to unspecified engine trouble.
SORTIE REPORT
43‑38501Hatch, William Alva Completed MissionLead Squadron hot camera ship.
SORTIE REPORT
43‑38548Magleby, Calvin Charles Completed Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑38588Seavey, Homer Carl Completed Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑38673[N/A]Ground Spare Aircraft,
Unused
 
43‑38747Festersen, John Carl Completed Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑38752Whitesides, John B Completed Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑38757Meitzler, Roy A Completed MissionHigh Squadron hot camera ship.
SORTIE REPORT
43‑38766Gregg, William G Completed Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑38800Cathey, George Warlick Completed Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑38801Grove, Alfred W Completed Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑38974Van Pelt, Charles A Completed Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑38994Smith, Eliot H Completed Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑39131Spangler, George Knox Completed Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑39138Turner, Willard Jerome Completed MissionLow Squadron deputy and hot camera ship.
SORTIE REPORT
43‑39164Kowats, Daniel Frank Completed Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑39197Henry, Robert T Completed Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑39203Wahlstrom, Harry Lawrence Completed Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑39236Scherokman, Edward Completed Mission SORTIE REPORT
44‑6476Miller, John C Completed Mission SORTIE REPORT
44‑6514Zakas, Joseph (NMI) Flying Spare,
Completed Mission
High Squadron flying spare; joined formation.
SORTIE REPORT
44‑6592Martin, Gerald L AbortedTurned back over North Sea because the exhaust stack 'broke off completely' on one engine.
SORTIE REPORT
44‑6898Tebo, Clerance L Completed MissionHigh Squadron deputy, and hot camera ship.
SORTIE REPORT
44‑6909Richardson, George P Completed Mission SORTIE REPORT
44‑6923Aitken, Robert P Completed Mission SORTIE REPORT
44‑8211Patterson, Nelton D Completed MissionHigh Squadron lead. PFF & Gee-H ship.
SORTIE REPORT
44‑8401[N/A]Ground Spare Aircraft,
Unused
Lead PFF Ground Spare Aircraft.
44‑8408Blagg, John Anthony Completed MissionGround Spare Aircraft; replaced 42‑107125.
SORTIE REPORT
44‑8430Lewis, Charles Allyn Completed Mission SORTIE REPORT
44‑8541Ostnes, Leif Robert Completed MissionLead Squadron deputy and hot camera ship. PFF & Gee-H ship.
SORTIE REPORT
44‑8649Peterson, Calvin J Completed MissionGroup lead. PFF & Gee-H ship.
SORTIE REPORT
44‑8665Welsh, James H Flight CompletedWeather aircraft; remainder of crew (CP, N, RO, Eng) not identified
SORTIE REPORT