Mission # 311

MISSION SUMMARY

Mission Date 15 April 1945
384th Mission
Mission Number 311
8th Air Force Mission Mission Number 951
Mission Comments Flak Guns Bombed
The 384th Bombardment Group (H) flew as the 41st Combat Wing A Group on today's mission. CAVU weather permitted accurate bombing and results were good.
Primary Target Target: Flak guns at Pointe de Suzac
Type: Military
Location: Royan, France
Target Attacked (Mode) Primary (Visual)
Sortie/Aircraft Summary Completed Mission, not including spares - 35
Aborted - 1
Flying Spare, Completed Mission - 2
Ground Spare Aircraft, Unused - 4
Flight Completed - 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
42‑32106Enns, Harkless GCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑97309Eakin, Otho MCompleted MissionLow squadron hot camera ship.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑97592Wright, Edward SFlight CompletedWeather aircraft.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑97824[N/A]Ground Spare Aircraft,
Unused
 
42‑98027Ostnes, Leif RobertCompleted MissionHigh squadron lead. PFF ship.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑102459Martin, Gerald LCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑102518Carlson, Russell ECompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑102620Pinson, William TCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑107125Carpenter, Dean ECompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑37917[N/A]Ground Spare Aircraft,
Unused
 
43‑37971Poulton, John WCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑38501Hatch, William AlvaCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑38588Seavey, Homer CCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑38647Shuff, Charles BernardCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑38673Jerome, Edwin ACompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑38747[N/A]Ground Spare Aircraft,
Unused
 
43‑38752Lewis, Charles AllynCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑38757Bowman, Harold HCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑38766Henry, Robert TCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑38800Cathey, George WarlickCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑38839Barnett, Jack (NMI)Completed Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑38974Montgomery, Robert WCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑38994Smith, Eliot HCompleted MissionDid not bomb target; togglier did not see smoke marker from lead aircraft; jettisoned bombs after target at 1328 hrs.
SORTIE REPORT
43‑39131Leavitt, Philip NeldonCompleted MissionHigh squadron hot camera ship.
SORTIE REPORT
43‑39138Casagrande, James ACompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑39197Donnell, Alonzo MCompleted MissionHigh squadron deputy and hot camera ship.
SORTIE REPORT
43‑39203Neal, William TCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑39236Scherokman, EdwardCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑39444Kowats, Daniel FrankCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
44‑6476Abare, William TebbsCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
44‑6514Drew, James LawrenceCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
44‑6592Ruckman, George FFlying Spare,
Completed Mission
Low squadron flying spare; joined formation.
SORTIE REPORT
44‑6882Wahlstrom, Harry LawrenceCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
44‑6892Nicolai, Edwin GCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
44‑6898Tebo, Clerance LCompleted MissionLow squadron deputy and hot camera ship.
SORTIE REPORT
44‑6909Porter, James LFlying Spare,
Completed Mission
High squadron flying spare; joined formation.
SORTIE REPORT
44‑8211Murphy, William CCompleted MissionGroup deputy and hot camera ship. PFF ship.
SORTIE REPORT
44‑8221Kinnaird, William RobertCompleted MissionGroup lead. PFF ship.
SORTIE REPORT
44‑8401[N/A]Ground Spare Aircraft,
Unused
Lead PFF ground spare.
44‑8408Sheahan, Robert ECompleted MissionLead squadron hot camera ship.
SORTIE REPORT
44‑8608Knaur, John SAbortedTurned back due to the master rod bearing of #1 engine burning out.
SORTIE REPORT
44‑8668Ferrell, Oran DCompleted MissionLow squadron lead. PFF ship.
SORTIE REPORT
44‑8679DeGennaro, Carlo NicolaCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT