SORTIE REPORT #6093
MISSION DATA:
DATE 384th BG Mission # 8th AF Mission # 384th PRIMARY TARGET
1944‑09‑03 187 602 Target: I. G. Farben Chemical Works
Type: Industry
Location: Ludwigshafen, Germany
Chemical Works Attacked: Thirty-six aircraft of the 384th BG flew as the 41st CBW C Wing and all aircraft attacked the primary target, a chemical works at Ludwigshaven, Germany. All aircraft, in combat wing formation released their bombs at 250-foot intervals on the Wing PFF aircraft.
SORTIE DATA:
COMBAT CREDIT STATUS TARGET ATTACKED (MODE)
Yes Completed Mission Primary (PFF)
SORTIE AIRCRAFT DATA:
TYPE SERIAL NUMBER SQUADRON SQ CODE NAME
B-17G 42‑37788 547th SO*N HELL'S MESSENGER
SORTIE CREW DATA:
POSITION CREWMEMBER UNIT STATUS
Pilot Goodrick, Gene Robert 547 Completed, Uninjured
Co-pilot Harter, David Smuck 547 Completed, Uninjured
Navigator Weiss, Warren Henry 547 Completed, Uninjured
Bombardier Spears, Simms Memory 547 Completed, Uninjured
Radio Operator Adams, Harold Peter 547 Completed, Uninjured
Engineer/Top Turret Brumley, Paul James 547 Completed, Uninjured
Ball Turret Pierce, Lee Francis 547 Completed, Uninjured
Tail Gunner Clairday, Willard Lee 547 Completed, Uninjured
Waist (Flexible) Gunner Seibel, Joseph Austin 547 Completed, Uninjured
Waist (Flexible) Gunner Stephens, Frank (NMI) 547 Completed, Uninjured
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