SORTIE REPORT #178
MISSION DATA:
DATE 384th BG Mission # 8th AF Mission # 384th PRIMARY TARGET
1943‑07‑10 7 72 Target: Drucat Airfield
Type: German Air Force (Luftwaffe)
Location: Abbeville, France
Luftwaffe Airfield Attacked: The 384th Bombardment Group (H) flew as the low group of the 103rd Combat Wing, the single Wing making up the "Secondary Effort" of today's mission. Good visibility at the target permitted accurate bombing.
SORTIE DATA:
COMBAT CREDIT STATUS TARGET ATTACKED (MODE)
Yes Completed Mission
Comments: Low Squadron Deputy.
Primary (Visual)
SORTIE AIRCRAFT DATA:
TYPE SERIAL NUMBER SQUADRON SQ CODE NAME
B-17F 42‑29985 545th JD*Y KATHLEEN / BARREL HOUSE BESSIE
SORTIE CREW DATA:
POSITION CREWMEMBER UNIT STATUS
Pilot Lecates, Robert Leslie 545 Completed, Uninjured
Co-pilot Conkey, Duane A 545 Completed, Uninjured
Navigator Farwell, Francis Raymond 545 Completed, Uninjured
Bombardier Warrilow, David Paul 545 Completed, Uninjured
Radio Operator Jumper, George William 545 Completed, Uninjured
Engineer/Top Turret Ausmus, Leon Farrell 545 Completed, Uninjured
Ball Turret Billingsley, James R 545 Completed, Uninjured
Tail Gunner Daudelin, Eldore Leo 545 Completed, Uninjured
Waist (Flexible) Gunner Bowen, Frank Howard 545 Completed, Uninjured
Waist (Flexible) Gunner Lemmerman, Henry George 545 Completed, Uninjured
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