SORTIE REPORT
MISSION DATA:
DATE 384th BG Mission # 8th AF Mission # 384th PRIMARY TARGET
1944‑04‑19 91 308 Target: Aircraft Plant
Type: Aircraft Industry
Location: Kassel, Germany
Aircraft Industry Targeted: The 384th Bombardment Group (H) flew as the lead group of the 41st Combat Bombardment Wing on today's mission. Weather again was a challenge for the bombardier, but a good visual bomb run was accomplished and bombs were placed on the target.
SORTIE DATA:
COMBAT CREDIT STATUS TARGET ATTACKED (MODE)
No Aborted
Comments: Ground Spare Aircraft; replaced 42‑102449, which lost a fuel cap and was unable to take off. Took off late; could not locate formation; returned to base.
N/A
- SORTIE AIRCRAFT DATA:
TYPE SERIAL NUMBER SQ CODE NAME
B-17G 42-97309 JD*C KATHLEEN LADY OF VICTORY
- SORTIE CREW DATA:
POSITION CREWMEMBER UNIT STATUS
Pilot Kelsay, Omar Frank 547 Aborted
Co-pilot Rooker, Billy Roy 547 Aborted
Navigator Reinlie, Robert Lainlor 545 Aborted
Bombardier Cohen, Joseph Meyer 547 Aborted
Radio Operator Krieger, Louis (NMI) 547 Aborted
Engineer/Top Turret Coleman, Robert Loftin 547 Aborted
Ball Turret Smith, Jack Alexander 547 Aborted
Tail Gunner Berger, Robert Jeane 547 Aborted
Waist (Flexible) Gunner Weaver, Jack Beverly 547 Aborted
Waist (Flexible) Gunner Bryan, Morris Irving 547 Aborted
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