Hunt, George Alfred

Individual Personnel Data
Name Hunt, George Alfred   
Rank Staff Sergeant
Serial Number 34037642   
Unit Assignments Assigned to the 547th Bombardment Squadron (Heavy), per AAF Station 106 Special Orders #38 dated 28 June 1943
Duty Ball Turret Gunner
Last Duty Date 12 August 1943
Results Killed In Action
Final Resting Place or Memorial: Netherlands American Cemetery, Margraten, The Netherlands: Plot N Row 20 Grave 3
Related Documents Missing Air Crew Report # 289 (3.941 MB)
Photo Album:Crew Photo Album




Crew Composition When Assigned to the 384th BG
Replacement Combat Crew
CREWMEMBER POSITION RESULTS
1st Lt. Sierens, Ernest JosephPilotMIA
2nd Lt. Acker, Joel Milton, JrCo-pilotKIA
2nd Lt. Scoursi, Spiridon JohnNavigatorKIA
2nd Lt. Blossman, Allan MiltonBombardierKIA
T/SGT. Ketterman, Harry KennithRadio Operator / GunnerPOW
T/SGT. Johnson, Melvin HenryEngineer / Top Turret GunnerKIA
S/SGT. Hunt, George AlfredBall Turret GunnerKIA
S/SGT. Brindley, Louis DelbertTail GunnerPOW
T/SGT. Hansen, Melvin EverettFlexible GunnerKIA
S/SGT. Jones, Van GreenFlexible GunnerKIA

Missions, Aircraft, Crews
This individual was credited with 7 Combat Missions.
Number Date Target Position Aircraft Mission/Sortie Information
7 10 July 1943 Target: Drucat Airfield
Type: German Air Force (Luftwaffe)
Location: Abbeville, France
Ball Turret 42‑5849 Combat Mission Credit
Sortie Report
8 14 July 1943 Target: Villacoublay Airfield
Type: German Air Force (Luftwaffe)
Location: Paris, France
Ball Turret 42‑5849 Combat Mission Credit
Sortie Report
9 24 July 1943 Target: Aluminum & Magnesium Plants
Type: Industry
Location: Herøya, Norway
Ball Turret 42‑5849 Combat Mission Credit
Low Squadron deputy.
Sortie Report
11 28 July 1943 Target: Aircraft Engine Plant
Type: Aircraft Industry
Location: Kassel, Germany
Ball Turret 42‑5849 Combat Mission Credit
Sortie Report
12 29 July 1943 Target: Naval Base
Type: Military
Location: Kiel, Germany
Ball Turret 42‑3104 Combat Mission Credit
This aircraft was assigned to the Goulder Crew, but was taken by the Sierens Crew to replace 42‑5849.
Sortie Report
13 30 July 1943 Target: Aircraft Assembly Plant
Type: Aircraft Industry
Location: Kassel, Germany
Ball Turret 42‑5849 Combat Mission Credit
Landed away at Attlebridge, AAF Station 120, on return, reason unknown.
Sortie Report
14 12 August 1943 Target: Synthetic Fuel Hydrogenation Plant
Type: Industry
Location: Gelsenkirchen, Germany
Ball Turret 42‑30046 Combat Mission Credit
Lead Ground Spare Aircraft; replaced 42‑5849. High Squadron deputy. Damaged by flak; crashed near Gelsenkirchen, Germany. MACR 289
Sortie Report

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