SORTIE REPORT
MISSION DATA:
DATE 384th BG Mission # 8th AF Mission # 384th PRIMARY TARGET
1944‑08‑04 171 514 Target: Rocket Research & Development Complex
Type: CROSSBOW (V-Weapons)
Location: Peenemünde, Germany
V-Weapon Laboratory Attacked: The 384th Bombardment Group (H) provided all three groups of the 41st C Combat Bombardment Wing on today's mission. The long haul to Peenemünde on the Baltic - over 10 hours total flying time - was rewarded with visual bombing conditions at the primary target. Crews felt that the target area was well hit.
SORTIE DATA:
COMBAT CREDIT STATUS TARGET ATTACKED (MODE)
Yes Completed Mission Primary (Visual)
- SORTIE AIRCRAFT DATA:
TYPE SERIAL NUMBER SQ CODE NAME GROUND CREW CHIEF
B-17G 42-107058 BK*C WHITE ANGEL Jacobs, Gilbert O
- SORTIE CREW DATA:
POSITION CREWMEMBER UNIT STATUS
Pilot Hanlon, Ernest Edward 546 Completed, Uninjured
Co-pilot Vallere, Harold Thomas 546 Completed, Uninjured
Navigator Richert, Clarendon George 546 Completed, Uninjured
Bombardier Simons, Maurice Joseph 546 Completed, Uninjured
Radio Operator McCarthy, Eugene (NMI) 546 Completed, Uninjured
Engineer/Top Turret Blasingame, Willis Anderson, Jr 546 Completed, Uninjured
Ball Turret Titell, Jacques (NMI) 546 Completed, Uninjured
Tail Gunner Campbell, Dorian L 546 Completed, Uninjured
Waist (Flexible) Gunner Wiethop, Richard George 546 Completed, Uninjured
Waist (Flexible) Gunner Shukaitis, George Joseph 546 Completed, Uninjured
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