Mission # 315

MISSION SUMMARY

Mission Date 20 April 1945
384th Mission
Mission Number 315
8th Air Force Mission Mission Number 962
Mission Comments Clear Weather: Good Bombing
The 384th Bombardment Group (H) flew as the 41st Combat Wing A Group on today's mission. the bomb run was begun using Gee-H (RADAR) but the target was picked up visually with enough time to complete the attack by visual means. Results were reported to be 'Excellent.'
Primary Target Target: Railroad Marshalling Yards
Type: Transportation
Location: Seddin, Germany
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
Mission Personnel Mission Personnel Roster or Mission Loading Lists
Mission Documents Combat Mission Records and Plans obtained from the National Archives

42 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
42‑37788Meitzler, Roy ACompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑38208Martin, Gerald LCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑97309Poulton, John WCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑97510Clontz, Leon MCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑97592Magleby, Calvin CharlesCompleted MissionHigh Squadron Deputy and hot camera ship. PFF ship
SORTIE REPORT
42‑97824[N/A]Ground Spare Aircraft,
Unused
 
42‑97986Carlson, Russell ECompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑98027Bennett, Ralph JCompleted MissionLow Squadron Lead. PFF & Gee-H ship.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑102661Porter, James LAbortedTurned back due to uncontrollable propellor.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑107125Carpenter, Dean ECompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑37917Thompson, Donald ElmerCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑37971Zmyndak, WilliamCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑38016Shotto, Francis RCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑38501Hatch, William AlvaCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑38548Humphries, Richard SterlingCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑38588Seavey, Homer CarlCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑38647Aitken, Robert PCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑38673Murray, John PhillipCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑38747Festersen, John CarlCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑38752Thurston, Lawrence ECompleted MissionLow Squadron hot camera ship.
SORTIE REPORT
43‑38757Davidson, Wallace SimmsCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑38766Henry, Robert TCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑38800Pinson, William TCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑38839Blagg, John AnthonyCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑38974[N/A]Ground Spare Aircraft,
Unused
 
43‑38994Smith, Eliot HCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑39138Hartley, Henry ACompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
43‑39197Leavitt, Philip NeldonCompleted MissionHigh Squadron hot camera ship.
SORTIE REPORT
43‑39203Neal, William TFlying Spare,
Completed Mission
High Squadron flying spare; joined formation.
SORTIE REPORT
43‑39236Scherokman, EdwardCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
44‑6476[N/A]Ground Spare Aircraft,
Unused
 
44‑6592Ruckman, George FCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
44‑6882Wahlstrom, Harry LawrenceCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
44‑6898Eakin, Otho MFlying Spare,
Completed Mission
Low Squadron flying spare; joined formation.
SORTIE REPORT
44‑8007[N/A]Ground Spare Aircraft,
Unused
Lead PFF & Gee-H Ground Spare Aircraft.
44‑8211Donnell, Alonzo McWilliamsCompleted MissionHigh Squadron Lead. PFF & Gee-H ship.
SORTIE REPORT
44‑8221Lucas, Roy ECompleted MissionGroup Deputy. PFF & Gee-H ship.
SORTIE REPORT
44‑8408Sheahan, Robert ECompleted MissionLead Squadron hot camera ship.
SORTIE REPORT
44‑8541McKay, William MonroeCompleted MissionGroup Lead. PFF & Gee-H ship.
SORTIE REPORT
44‑8580Lewis, Charles AllynCompleted MissionLow Squadron Deputy and hot camera ship. PFF ship.
SORTIE REPORT
44‑8679DeGennaro, Carlo NicolaCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
44‑8945Knaur, John SCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT