SORTIE REPORT
MISSION DATA:
DATE 384th BG Mission # 8th AF Mission # 384th PRIMARY TARGET
1945‑04‑10 308 938 Target: Ordnance Depot Workshop Area
Type: Military
Location: Oranienburg, Germany
SS Depot Attacked: The 384th Bombardment Group (H) flew as the 41st Bomb Wing C Group on today's mission. The target, which was to be attacked by visual means only, was described as: 'S.S. Main Ordnance, Motor Transport and Equipment Depot ... is the largest motor transport depot in Germany [and] the administrative and supply center for the Waffen S.S.' Favorable weather conditions enabled accurate bombing.
SORTIE DATA:
COMBAT CREDIT STATUS TARGET ATTACKED (MODE)
Yes Completed Mission
Comments: Returned four bombs to base.
Primary (Visual)
- SORTIE AIRCRAFT DATA:
TYPE SERIAL NUMBER SQ CODE NAME GROUND CREW CHIEF
B-17G 44-6909 BK*H not known Pierce, Howard B
- SORTIE CREW DATA:
POSITION CREWMEMBER UNIT STATUS
Pilot Leavitt, Philip Neldon 546 Completed, Uninjured
Co-pilot Vrana, Ralph John 546 Completed, Uninjured
Navigator Field, Edward (NMI) 546 Completed, Uninjured
Togglier Rudolph, Marvin Irving 546 Completed, Uninjured
Radio Operator Nepo, Alexander H 546 Completed, Uninjured
Engineer/Top Turret Oglesby, Howard Jasper 546 Completed, Uninjured
Spot Jammer Groom, William E, Jr 544 Completed, Uninjured
Ball Turret Asby, Sidney L, Jr 546 Completed, Uninjured
Tail Gunner Duncan, Donald Ramsey 546 Completed, Uninjured
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