SORTIE REPORT
MISSION DATA:
DATE 384th BG Mission # 8th AF Mission # 384th PRIMARY TARGET
1944‑08‑05 173 519 Target: Luftwaffe Controlling Station
Type: German Air Force (Luftwaffe)
Location: Langenhagen, Germany
Fighter Control Center: The 384th Bombardment Group (H) provided all three groups of the 41st B Combat Bombardment Wing on today's mission to knock out a control center for enemy fighter aircraft. Intense flak at the primary target did not deter the bombers, and visual bombing conditions enabled accurate bombing.
SORTIE DATA:
COMBAT CREDIT STATUS TARGET ATTACKED (MODE)
No Aborted
Comments: Prop governor on #2 engine defective.
N/A
- SORTIE AIRCRAFT DATA:
TYPE SERIAL NUMBER SQ CODE NAME GROUND CREW CHIEF
B-17G 42-38014 BK*G LITTLE AMERICA II Foster, Ewing H
- SORTIE CREW DATA:
POSITION CREWMEMBER UNIT STATUS
Pilot Hanlon, Ernest Edward 546 Spare, Returned
Co-pilot Vallere, Harold Thomas 546 Spare, Returned
Navigator Richert, Clarendon George 546 Spare, Returned
Bombardier Simons, Maurice Joseph 546 Spare, Returned
Radio Operator McCarthy, Eugene (NMI) 546 Spare, Returned
Engineer/Top Turret Blasingame, Willis Anderson, Jr 546 Spare, Returned
Ball Turret Titell, Jacques (NMI) 546 Spare, Returned
Tail Gunner Campbell, Dorian L 546 Spare, Returned
Waist (Flexible) Gunner Brennan, James Joseph 546 Spare, Returned
Waist (Flexible) Gunner Shukaitis, George Joseph 546 Spare, Returned
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