Mission # 41

MISSION SUMMARY

Mission Date 11 December 1943
384th Mission Number
 
41
8th Air Force Mission Number 151
Mission Comments Emden Hammered
The 384th Bombardment Group (H) flew as the high group of the 41st Combat Wing for today's mission. Emden was lightly obscured by an ineffective smoke screen, which did little to shield the city from the bombers onslaught.
Primary Target Target: Port Area
Type: Transportation
Location: Emden, Germany
Target Attacked (Mode) Primary (Visual)
Sortie/Aircraft Summary Completed Mission, not including spares - 19
Aborted - 2
Scrubbed - 1
Flying Spare, Completed Mission - 2
Returned To Base - 1
Mission Personnel Mission Personnel Roster or Mission Loading Lists

25 AIRCRAFT ASSIGNED TO THIS MISSION
Table is sortable by Aircraft, Pilot, Results, and Mission/Sortie Information
Aircraft Pilot Results Mission/Sortie Information
41‑24525Booska, Maurice ArthurCompleted MissionFlying spare. Unable to locate the 384th formation, joined the 381st BG (1st Combat Wing).
SORTIE REPORT
42‑3259Bedsole, Joseph LinyerCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑3429Thompson, Siguard (NMI)AbortedGroup lead. Aborted when #2 supercharger ran away.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑3441Price, William MerrimanFlying Spare,
Completed Mission
Flying spare; joined formation.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑5404Rich, John (NMI)Completed Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑5838MacPhail, Philip RayReturned To BaseGround spare aircraft; replaced 42‑37848. Because of the delay in changing ships, unable to locate formation.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑29554Penney, Comus RobertCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑29632Ashcraft, Archie BertisCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑29651Herbert, Joseph RobertCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑29703Robinson, Robert LawrenceCompleted MissionLow squadron lead.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑29723Jeter, Sydney RCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑29828Ross, Burton RaymondCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑29927[N/A]ScrubbedReplaced by ground spare aircraft 42‑31073.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑31045Markow, Henry VCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑31073Moore, Clifford OrvilleCompleted MissionGround spare aircraft; replaced 42‑29927.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑31211Ulrey, Edgar EllsworthCompleted MissionHigh squadron deputy.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑31274Knapp, Paul BernardCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑37758West, George BerryCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑37776Wolf, Richard VanceCompleted MissionUnable to locate the 384th formation, joined the 306th BG (40th Combat Wing).
SORTIE REPORT
42‑37785Covington, Royston TruittCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑37792Cosentino, George (NMI)AbortedTurned back due to a runaway prop that wouldn't feather.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑37801Kaczaraba, William (NMI)Flying Spare,
Completed Mission
Flying spare; joined formation.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑37816Edwards, Floyd ClintonCompleted MissionGroup deputy; assumed lead when group lead aborted.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑39784Jorgenson, Henry (NMI)Completed Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑39888Jacobs, Randolph George EdwardCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT