SORTIE REPORT
Event Date: 1944-08-03
SORTIE DATA:
COMBAT CREDIT STATUS TARGET ATTACKED (MODE)
No Crashed
Comments: Crashed when unable to locate runway, after fog and darkness occurred, while slow-timing new engines.
Non-Combat Sortie
- SORTIE AIRCRAFT DATA:
TYPE SERIAL NUMBER SQ CODE NAME
B-17G 42-107224 SU*Q not known
- SORTIE CREW DATA:
POSITION CREWMEMBER UNIT STATUS
Pilot Jung, Howard A 544 KIA
Co-pilot Vranna, James Allan 544 Seriously Wounded
Navigator Bates, Thomas Cooper 544 KIA
Radio Operator Sellars, William Isaac 544 KIA
Engineer/Top Turret Perry, Harold L 544 KIA
- SORTIE-RELATED DOCUMENTS:
TYPE IDENTIFICATION
ACCIREPAccident Report Number 44-08-03-517
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