SORTIE REPORT
MISSION DATA:
DATE 384th BG Mission # 8th AF Mission # 384th PRIMARY TARGET
1944‑02‑08 61 214 Target: Piston Ring Factory
Type: Industry
Location: Frankfurt am Main, Germany
Radar Bombing Today: The 384th Bombardment Group (H) flew as the low group of the 41st Combat Wing on today's mission. The primary target was bombed using PFF on the wing leader.
SORTIE DATA:
COMBAT CREDIT STATUS TARGET ATTACKED (MODE)
No Aborted
Comments: Turned back at 1026 hrs because of detonation (pinging) in #1, #2, and #3 engines, causing aircraft to fall behind group.
N/A
- SORTIE AIRCRAFT DATA:
TYPE SERIAL NUMBER SQ CODE NAME
B-17G 42-31484 JD*F MAIRSY DOATS
- SORTIE CREW DATA:
POSITION CREWMEMBER UNIT STATUS
Pilot Cosentino, George (NMI) 545 Aborted
Co-pilot Barad, Robert Leo 545 Aborted
Navigator Beinar, Theophilus Edward 545 Aborted
Bombardier Malcolm, George Sawyer 545 Aborted
Radio Operator Cason, Alfred Gibbs 545 Aborted
Engineer/Top Turret Butman, Frank Henry 545 Aborted
Ball Turret Curtis, William Stanley 545 Aborted
Tail Gunner Faust, Glenn Millard 545 Aborted
Waist (Flexible) Gunner Stanley, James Farrell 545 Aborted
Waist (Flexible) Gunner Vorisek, Donald Thomas 545 Aborted
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