SORTIE REPORT
MISSION DATA:
DATE 384th BG Mission # 8th AF Mission # 384th PRIMARY TARGET
1943‑06‑25 2 67 Target: Industrial Area & Submarine Pens
Type: Military
Location: Hamburg, Germany
Weather Reduces Force: The 384th Bombardment Group (H) flew as the High Group of the 103rd Bomb Wing, the second of three wings assigned to this mission. Of the 19 aircraft taking off for today's mission, most became lost in rain and heavy clouds and failed to make wing formation. Eight aircraft continued following the 103rd Combat Wing, four bombing the primary target on the Wing Lead, and one bombing a last resort target; 7 crewmembers were KIA, 2 were MIA, and 21 became POW.
SORTIE DATA:
COMBAT CREDIT STATUS TARGET ATTACKED (MODE)
Yes Completed Mission
Comments: Bombed primary target on wing lead.
Primary (Unknown)
- SORTIE AIRCRAFT DATA:
TYPE SERIAL NUMBER SQ CODE NAME GROUND CREW CHIEF
B-17F 42-30032 BK*D SKY QUEEN Jacobs, Gilbert O
- SORTIE CREW DATA:
POSITION CREWMEMBER UNIT STATUS
Pilot Dietel, William (NMI), Jr 546 Completed, Uninjured
Co-pilot Dutton, Kenneth Cyrus 546 Completed, Uninjured
Navigator Funk, Herbert Wilbur, Jr 546 Completed, Uninjured
Bombardier Davis, Clyde William 546 Completed, Uninjured
Radio Operator Bollinger, Ardell Henry 546 Completed, Uninjured
Engineer/Top Turret Adams, Howard Johnson 546 Completed, Uninjured
Ball Turret Dunmyer, Lawrence Edwin 546 Completed, Uninjured
Tail Gunner Mason, Jack Leonard (#1) 546 Completed, Uninjured
Waist (Flexible) Gunner Amory, Edward (NMI) 546 Completed, Uninjured
Waist (Flexible) Gunner Martin, Wyman D 546 Completed, Uninjured
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