SORTIE REPORT
MISSION DATA:
DATE 384th BG Mission # 8th AF Mission # 384th PRIMARY TARGET
1943‑07‑04 6 71 Target: Gnome et Rhone Aircraft Engine Plant
Type: Aircraft Industry
Location: Le Mans, France
Aircraft Plant Attacked: The 384th Bombardment Group (H) flew as the Lead Group of the 103rd Combat Wing with a YB-40 from the 92nd BG in the #2 position of the Lead Squadron on today's mission. Weather at the primary target was clear and visual sighting resulted in accurate bombing.
SORTIE DATA:
COMBAT CREDIT STATUS TARGET ATTACKED (MODE)
Yes Completed Mission Primary (Visual)
- SORTIE AIRCRAFT DATA:
TYPE SERIAL NUMBER SQ CODE NAME
B-17F 42-29985 JD*Y KATHLEEN / BARREL HOUSE BESSIE
- SORTIE CREW DATA:
POSITION CREWMEMBER UNIT STATUS
Pilot Edwards, Floyd Clinton 545 Completed, Uninjured
Co-pilot Gordy, Paul Pate 545 Completed, Uninjured
Navigator Koenig, Robert Martin 545 Completed, Uninjured
Bombardier Kelly, Victor Thomas 545 Completed, Uninjured
Radio Operator Goldman, Robert Phillip 545 Completed, Uninjured
Engineer/Top Turret Miller, Walter Amos 545 Completed, Uninjured
Ball Turret Svirsky, Leon 545 Completed, Uninjured
Tail Gunner Guzy, Edward Frank 545 Completed, Uninjured
Waist (Flexible) Gunner Tate, Charles Forest, Jr 545 Completed, Uninjured
Waist (Flexible) Gunner Meyer, Alfred (NMI) 545 Completed, Uninjured
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