SORTIE REPORT #9833
MISSION DATA:
DATE 384th BG Mission # 8th AF Mission # 384th PRIMARY TARGET
1945‑03‑02 279 859 Target: Low Temperature Carbonization Plant and Refinery of Deutsche Petroleum A.G.
Type: Oil Industry
Location: Rositz, Germany
Pressure on Oil: The 384th Bombardment Group (H) flew as the 41st Bomb Wing A Group on today's mission. Alerted to prepare for radar bombing, clouds dissipated near the target permitting all three squadrons to bomb visually, with good results.
SORTIE DATA:
COMBAT CREDIT STATUS TARGET ATTACKED (MODE)
Yes Completed Mission
Comments: Landed away at RAF White Waltham, Berkshire, due to low fuel.
Primary (Visual)
SORTIE AIRCRAFT DATA:
TYPE SERIAL NUMBER SQUADRON SQ CODE NAME
B-17G 42‑32106 545th JD*R WORRY BIRD / VOAN
SORTIE CREW DATA:
POSITION CREWMEMBER UNIT STATUS
Pilot Jerome, Edwin Anthony 545 Completed, Uninjured
Co-pilot Stoecker, John George, Jr 545 Completed, Uninjured
Navigator Hawkins, Theodore Richard 545 Completed, Uninjured
Togglier Gordon, Stuart C 545 Completed, Uninjured
Radio Operator Levison, Jules Sidney 545 Completed, Uninjured
Engineer/Top Turret Holtz, Russell Edward 545 Completed, Uninjured
Ball Turret Asher, John Herbert, Jr 545 Completed, Uninjured
Tail Gunner Hope, Maxwell Banister 545 Completed, Uninjured
Waist (Flexible) Gunner Nyborg, Arlin Orrin 545 Completed, Uninjured
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