SORTIE REPORT
MISSION DATA:
DATE 384th BG Mission # 8th AF Mission # 384th PRIMARY TARGET
1944‑10‑30 216 693 Target: Synthetic Oil Plant
Type: Oil Industry
Location: Gelsenkirchen, Germany
Primary Spared - Secondary Bombed: The 384th Bombardment Group (H) flew as the 41st CBW B Group for today's mission. Dense clouds again cloaked the synthetic oil plant at Gelsenkirchen. The Group attacked the PFF secondary target instead.
SORTIE DATA:
COMBAT CREDIT STATUS TARGET ATTACKED (MODE)
Yes Spare, Completed Mission
Comments: Lead squadron flying spare; joined formation.
Secondary (PFF)
Target: Railroad Marshalling Yards
Type: Transportation
Location: Hamm, Germany
- SORTIE AIRCRAFT DATA:
TYPE SERIAL NUMBER SQ CODE NAME
B-17G 43-38823 JD*H not known
- SORTIE CREW DATA:
POSITION CREWMEMBER UNIT STATUS
Pilot Fahr, John 545 Completed, Uninjured
Co-pilot Ryan, Chilton 545 Completed, Uninjured
Navigator Niemiec, Leonard Roy 545 Completed, Uninjured
Togglier Casteel, Raleigh J 545 Completed, Uninjured
Radio Operator Luburich, Michael L 545 Completed, Uninjured
Engineer/Top Turret Hanrahan, Francis G 545 Completed, Uninjured
Ball Turret Waggoner, Buford 545 Completed, Uninjured
Tail Gunner Roach, William E 545 Completed, Uninjured
Waist (Flexible) Gunner Virtue, Earl E 545 Completed, Uninjured
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