SORTIE REPORT
MISSION DATA:
DATE 384th BG Mission # 8th AF Mission # 384th PRIMARY TARGET
1945‑01‑10 254 789 Target: Railroad Marshalling Yards
Type: Transportation
Location: Bonn, Germany
Two Marshalling Yards Bombed: The 384th Bombardment Group (H) flew as the 41st Combat Wing B Group on today's mission. As the result of the loss of the group leader, as well as multiple equipment failures, portions of the group attacked the primary and secondary targets: low squadron attacked the primary, high squadron attacked the secondary on the first run, and the lead squadron attacked the secondary on the second run.
SORTIE DATA:
COMBAT CREDIT STATUS TARGET ATTACKED (MODE)
Yes Completed Mission
Comments: Lead squadron flying spare. Joined formation (low squadron).
Primary (Visual)
- SORTIE AIRCRAFT DATA:
TYPE SERIAL NUMBER SQ CODE NAME
B-17G 43-38850 SU*D not known
- SORTIE CREW DATA:
POSITION CREWMEMBER UNIT STATUS
Pilot McKone, Joseph F 544 Completed, Uninjured
Co-pilot Johnson, Howard K 544 Completed, Uninjured
Navigator Dorsey, Albert L 544 Completed, Uninjured
Togglier Butler, Ralph W 544 Completed, Uninjured
Radio Operator Irwin, Frank X 544 Completed, Uninjured
Engineer/Top Turret Hall, Callie N 544 Completed, Uninjured
Ball Turret Moss, Ralph E 544 Completed, Uninjured
Tail Gunner Humphries, Richard A 544 Completed, Uninjured
Waist (Flexible) Gunner McKnight, Lyle O 544 Completed, Uninjured
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