SORTIE REPORT #5214
MISSION DATA:
DATE 384th BG Mission # 8th AF Mission # 384th PRIMARY TARGET
1944‑07‑28 166 501 Target: Synthetic Oil & Chemical Plant
Type: Oil Industry
Location: Merseburg, Germany
Return To Merseburg: The 384th Bombardment Group (H) provided all three groups of the 41st C Combat Bombardment Wing on today's mission. Last attacked on 12 May 1944, this synthetic oil and chemical plant had returned to 75% of capacity. The attack was carried out by PFF means.
SORTIE DATA:
COMBAT CREDIT STATUS TARGET ATTACKED (MODE)
No Flying Spare, Returned As Briefed N/A
SORTIE AIRCRAFT DATA:
TYPE SERIAL NUMBER SQUADRON SQ CODE NAME
B-17G 42‑102617 544th SU*T DEVIL'S BRAT
SORTIE CREW DATA:
POSITION CREWMEMBER UNIT STATUS
Pilot Teehan, John Francis 544 Spare, Returned
Co-pilot Harris, Robert (NMI) 544 Spare, Returned
Navigator Pettine, Elmer Michael 544 Spare, Returned
Bombardier Spead, Richard Kenneth 544 Spare, Returned
Radio Operator Kastner, Harold (NMI) 544 Spare, Returned
Engineer/Top Turret Richter, William Carl 544 Spare, Returned
Ball Turret Susich, Nicholas Alvin 544 Spare, Returned
Tail Gunner White, Robert Harold 544 Spare, Returned
Waist (Flexible) Gunner Breslin, John Francis 544 Spare, Returned
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