SORTIE REPORT
Event Date: 1945-03-16
SORTIE DATA:
COMBAT CREDIT STATUS TARGET ATTACKED (MODE)
No Crashed
Comments: Right main landing gear collapsed after a hard landing at RAF Ringway. There were no injuries to personnel.
Non-Combat Sortie
- SORTIE AIRCRAFT DATA:
TYPE SERIAL NUMBER SQ CODE NAME
B-17G 42-37822 SU*C THE 'LEAD BANANA'
- SORTIE CREW DATA:
POSITION CREWMEMBER UNIT STATUS
Pilot Cook, Raymond D 546 Completed, Uninjured
Co-pilot Thomas, Daniel G 546 Completed, Uninjured
Navigator Shattuck, Jack Dale 546 Completed, Uninjured
Bombardier Smith, George K 546 Completed, Uninjured
Radio Operator Cawthon, William H 546 Completed, Uninjured
Engineer/Top Turret Dossett, Huston R 546 Completed, Uninjured
Unspecified Brenner, John Thomas 546 Completed, Uninjured
Unspecified Hartness, Joseph George, Jr 546 Completed, Uninjured
Unspecified Barrow, Carlton P 546 Completed, Uninjured
- SORTIE-RELATED DOCUMENTS:
TYPE IDENTIFICATION
ACCIREPAccident Report Number 45-03-16-523
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