Mission # 302

MISSION SUMMARY

Mission Date 3 April 1945
384th Mission Number
 
302
8th Air Force Mission Number 926
Mission Comments Weather Forces Change
The 384th Bombardment Group (H) flew as the 41st Combat Wing B group on today's mission. Solid clouds prevented visual attack on the primary target, so the secondary target was attacked using PFF aiming.
Primary Target Target: Underground Oil Storage Depot
Type: Oil Industry
Location: Kiel, Germany
Target Attacked (Mode) Secondary (PFF)
Target: Deutsche Werke Drydocks
Type: Shipyards
Location: Kiel, Germany
Sortie/Aircraft Summary Completed Mission, not including spares - 36
Scrubbed - 1
Flying Spare, Completed Mission - 2
Ground Spare Aircraft, Unused - 3
Mission Personnel Mission Personnel Roster or Mission Loading Lists

42 AIRCRAFT ASSIGNED TO THIS MISSION
Table is sorted by Aircraft serial Number, and may be sorted by any column: click the column head.
Aircraft Pilot Results Mission/Sortie Information
42‑97309Voiland, Eugene ECompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑97510Henry, Robert TFlying Spare,
Completed Mission
Low squadron flying spare; joined formation.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑97824Wilson, Robert LCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑102518Carlson, Russell ECompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑102620Montgomery, Robert WCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑107125Carpenter, Dean ECompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑37717Blagg, John AnthonyFlying Spare,
Completed Mission
High squadron flying spare; joined formation.
SORTIE REPORT
43‑37843[N/A]Ground Spare Aircraft,
Unused
 
43‑37917Oliver, Mando (NMI)Completed Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑38062Martin, Byron LCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑38501Hatch, William AlvaCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑38548Wahlstrom, Harry LawrenceCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑38588Leavitt, Philip NeldonCompleted MissionLow squadron hot camera ship.
SORTIE REPORT
43‑38647Aitken, Robert PCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑38673Jerome, Edwin ACompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑38678Miley, Harold LCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑38747Festersen, John CCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑38752Bowman, Harold HCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑38757[N/A]ScrubbedReplaced by ground spare aircraft 44‑8430.
SORTIE REPORT
43‑38766Gregg, William GCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑38800Martin, Gerald LCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑38801Knaur, John SCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑38974Kowats, Daniel FrankCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑38994Smith, Eliot HCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑39019Murphy, William CCompleted MissionHigh squadron deputy and hot camera ship.
SORTIE REPORT
43‑39131Magleby, Calvin CharlesCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑39164Turner, Willard JeromeCompleted MissionGroup deputy and lead squadron hot camera ship.
SORTIE REPORT
43‑39197Donnell, Alonzo MCompleted MissionLow squadron deputy.
SORTIE REPORT
43‑39236Gray, Fred PriceCompleted MissionLead squadron hot camera ship.
SORTIE REPORT
44‑6514Van Pelt, Charles ACompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
44‑6882Spangler, George KCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
44‑6892Jamison, Joseph FCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
44‑6898[N/A]Ground Spare Aircraft,
Unused
 
44‑6923Mackellar, Donald AllenCompleted MissionThis was the engineer's last combat mission. He was so happy he started firing his guns over the English Channel. One bullet accidentally hit the tail gunner, Brown, putting him in the hospital with a slight head wound and concussion. This mishap saved Brown's life as he was not able to fly with MacKellar on 6 April.
SORTIE REPORT
44‑8408Burroughs, Edwin CCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
44‑8430Zakas, Joseph (NMI)Completed MissionGround spare aircraft; replaced 43‑38757.
SORTIE REPORT
44‑8541Funk, Donald OlsenCompleted MissionGroup lead. PFF & Gee-H ship.
SORTIE REPORT
44‑8580[N/A]Ground Spare Aircraft,
Unused
Lead PFF ground spare.
44‑8608Moorhead, Harris LCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
44‑8665Gilmer, Charles ECompleted MissionLow squadron lead. PFF ship.
SORTIE REPORT
44‑8668Haaf, Arthur HCompleted MissionHigh squadron lead. PFF ship.
SORTIE REPORT
44‑8679Carroll, James ECompleted MissionHigh squadron hot camera ship.
SORTIE REPORT