Mission # 59

MISSION SUMMARY

Mission Date 5 February 1944
384th Mission
Mission Number 59
8th Air Force Mission Mission Number 210
Mission Comments Luftwaffe Airfield Bombed
The 384th Bombardment Group (H) led the 41st Combat Wing on today's mission. Clear weather permitted visual bombing, with excellent results.
Primary Target Target: Bricy Aerodrome, Luftwaffe Training and Bomber Airfield
Type: German Air Force (Luftwaffe)
Location: Orleans, France
Target Attacked (Mode) Primary (Visual)
Sortie/Aircraft Summary Completed Mission, not including spares - 20
Flying Spare, Returned As Briefed - 3
Ground Spare Aircraft, Unused - 2
Flight Completed - 1
Mission Personnel Mission Personnel Roster or Mission Loading Lists
Mission Documents Combat Mission Records and Plans obtained from the National Archives

26 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
41‑24560Herbert, Joseph RobertCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑3259Laboda, Joseph StanleyCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑3440Morrison, Donald SCompleted MissionHigh squadron deputy.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑29554Cosentino, George (NMI)Completed Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑29688[N/A]Ground Spare Aircraft,
Unused
 
42‑29703West, George BerryCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑29723Reed, Merlin HCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑29809Pryor, Raymond ThomasCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑31045[Pilot TBD]Flight CompletedWeather aircraft; crewmembers not identified.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑31058Horton, Lloyd (NMI)Completed Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑31211MacPhail, Philip RayCompleted MissionLow squadron lead.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑31222Decker, Charles EdgarFlying Spare,
Returned As Briefed
SORTIE REPORT
42‑31346Allison, Earl ThomasCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑31364[N/A]Ground Spare Aircraft,
Unused
 
42‑31375Wilson, William MonroeCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑31433Edwards, Floyd ClintonCompleted MissionWing lead.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑31484Lovell, James MacNaughtonCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑31495Carpenter, Walter RichardCompleted MissionHigh squadron lead.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑37793Heffley, Farris OrmondFlying Spare,
Returned As Briefed
SORTIE REPORT
42‑37885Larsen, Jack KirbyCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑38014Markow, Henry VCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑39809Clayton, John EarlFlying Spare,
Returned As Briefed
SORTIE REPORT
42‑39962Jorgenson, Henry (NMI)Completed Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑39991Corcoran, John JosephCompleted Mission SORTIE REPORT
42‑40005Moore, Clifford OrvilleCompleted MissionLow squadron deputy.
SORTIE REPORT
42‑97477Ashcraft, Archie BertisCompleted MissionWing deputy.
SORTIE REPORT