SORTIE REPORT
MISSION DATA:
DATE 384th BG Mission # 8th AF Mission # 384th PRIMARY TARGET
1944‑05‑21 111 360 Target: NOBALL (Supergun Site)
Type: CROSSBOW (V-Weapons)
Location: Mimoyecques, France
Mixed Results Today: The 384th Bombardment Group (H) flew as the first and fourth groups in the 41st Combat Bombardment Wing's Order of Battle (referred to as A and B Groups in Group records) on today's mission. The A Group flew the mission as briefed with little difficulty, attacking the target using Gee-H aiming. The B Group was not able to rendezvous with the assigned lead Gee-H equipped aircraft from the 379th BG at Kimbolton (Station 117), and, although they tried to catch up with another group and bomb with them, were unable to attack any target.
SORTIE DATA:
COMBAT CREDIT STATUS TARGET ATTACKED (MODE)
No Returned To Base
Comments: Group B.
N/A
- SORTIE AIRCRAFT DATA:
TYPE SERIAL NUMBER SQ CODE NAME
B-17G 42-97271 JD*H BOSS LADY
- SORTIE CREW DATA:
POSITION CREWMEMBER UNIT STATUS
Pilot Bagby, Donald Woods 545 Aborted
Co-pilot Curran, Kenneth James 545 Aborted
Navigator Davis, Gerald Paul 545 Aborted
Bombardier Gay, Harry Franklyn 545 Aborted
Radio Operator Day, Dean Willis 545 Aborted
Engineer/Top Turret Allison, Arthur Ellsworth 545 Aborted
Ball Turret Pawlowski, Raymond (NMI) 545 Aborted
Tail Gunner O'Neal, Cecil Cash 545 Aborted
Waist (Flexible) Gunner Huff, Jack Dyer 545 Aborted
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