SORTIE REPORT
MISSION DATA:
DATE 384th BG Mission # 8th AF Mission # 384th PRIMARY TARGET
1944‑06‑21 142 428 Target: Friedrichstrasse Industrial Area
Type: Industry
Location: Berlin, Germany
Berlin Industries Bombed: The 384th Bombardment Group (H) provided most of the aircraft and crews for the 41st A Combat Bombardment Wing for today's mission; the 379th BG provided a squadron for the high group, and crews for four 384th aircraft of the high group. The 41A Wing was fifth of nine Wings in Air Task Force #2. While the target area weather was generally clear, heavy contrails on the bomb run convinced the wing leader to bomb using PFF aiming. Results were generally good.
SORTIE DATA:
COMBAT CREDIT STATUS TARGET ATTACKED (MODE)
Yes Completed Mission
Comments: Low Group.
Primary (PFF)
- 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 Bagby, Donald Woods 545 Completed, Uninjured
Co-pilot Curran, Kenneth James 545 Completed, Uninjured
Navigator Davis, Gerald Paul 545 Completed, Uninjured
Togglier Niemann, Carl (NMI) 545 Completed, Uninjured
Radio Operator Day, Dean Willis 545 Completed, Uninjured
Engineer/Top Turret Huff, Jack Dyer 545 Completed, Uninjured
Ball Turret Pawlowski, Raymond (NMI) 545 Completed, Uninjured
Tail Gunner O'Neal, Cecil Cash 545 Completed, Uninjured
Waist (Flexible) Gunner Allison, Arthur Ellsworth 545 Completed, Uninjured
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