SORTIE REPORT
MISSION DATA:
DATE 384th BG Mission # 8th AF Mission # 384th PRIMARY TARGET
1943‑12‑22 45 161 Target: Steel Shops/Railroad Marshalling Yards
Type: Transportation
Location: Osnabrück, Germany
Unknown Location Bombed: Due to the lead (PFF) aircraft having aborted, the deputy lead (without PFF) attempted to release bombs based on formation ahead of them. Location of the target attacked is approximate, based on dead-reckoning navigation over 10/10 cloud cover.
SORTIE DATA:
COMBAT CREDIT STATUS TARGET ATTACKED (MODE)
Yes Completed Mission Unknown (Dead-Reckoning)
Location: About 10 miles NW of Osnabrück (52°23'N,7°40'E), Germany
- SORTIE AIRCRAFT DATA:
TYPE SERIAL NUMBER SQUADRON SQ CODE NAME
B-17F 41-24525 547th SO*Y WHAT'S COOKIN' DOC?
- SORTIE CREW DATA:
POSITION CREWMEMBER UNIT STATUS
Pilot Lovvorn, Hollie Ray 547 Completed, Uninjured
Co-pilot Reid, Harvey William 547 Completed, Uninjured
Navigator Kazmerski, John Thomas 547 Completed, Uninjured
Bombardier Fleenor, Charles Thurman 547 Completed, Uninjured
Radio Operator Schwarz, James Cornelius 547 Completed, Uninjured
Engineer/Top Turret Wilson, Gerald Eugene 547 Completed, Uninjured
Ball Turret Miller, Robert Lee 547 Completed, Uninjured
Tail Gunner Taylor, Homer William 547 Completed, Uninjured
Waist (Flexible) Gunner Leach, Kenneth (NMI) 547 Completed, Uninjured
Waist (Flexible) Gunner Fernandez, Severino Jean 547 Completed, Uninjured
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