SORTIE REPORT
Event Date: 1945-05-08
SORTIE DATA:
COMBAT CREDIT STATUS TARGET ATTACKED (MODE)
No Crashed
Comments: Left main landing gear collapsed after hard landing on that wheel. There were no crew injuries.
Non-Combat Sortie
- SORTIE AIRCRAFT DATA:
TYPE SERIAL NUMBER SQ CODE NAME
B-17G 43-38757 SO*L PEASLEE'S PAYOFF
- SORTIE CREW DATA:
POSITION CREWMEMBER UNIT STATUS
Pilot Davidson, Wallace Simms 547 Completed, Uninjured
Co-pilot Raila, Edward S 547 Completed, Uninjured
Navigator Lindsay, James 547 Completed, Uninjured
Navigator Staninger, Robert L 546 Completed, Uninjured
Radio Operator Kajka, Frank A 547 Completed, Uninjured
Engineer/Top Turret Blankinship, Joseph H, IV 547 Completed, Uninjured
- SORTIE-RELATED DOCUMENTS:
TYPE IDENTIFICATION
ACCIREPAccident Report Number 45-05-08-511
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