Malone, James Woodie

Individual Personnel Data
Name Malone, James Woodie   
Rank Sergeant / Staff Sergeant
Serial Number 38387567   
Unit Assignments Assigned to the 547th Bombardment Squadron (Heavy), per AAF Station 106 Special Orders #37 dated 24 February 1944
Duty Tail Gunner
MOS612 - Airplane Armorer / Gunner
Last Duty Date 13 April 1944
Reported missing on MACR 3873 (61.433 MB)
Results Killed In Action
Final Resting Place or Memorial: Netherlands American Cemetery, Margraten, The Netherlands: Plot H Row 3 Grave 11
Additional Information
Promoted to Staff Sergeant per AAF Station 106 Special Orders #56 dated 24 March 1944.
Related Documents MACR 3873 (61.433 MB)




Crew Composition When Assigned to the 384th BG
Replacement Combat Crew
CREWMEMBER POSITION RESULTS
1st Lt. Lavin, James RobertPilotKIA
2nd Lt. Bendon, Louis AngerCo-pilotKIA
2nd Lt. Ashman, Harold EugeneNavigatorEV
2nd Lt. Anthes, Calvin LeroyBombardierKIA
T/SGT. Hollar, Troy (NMI)Engineer / Top Turret GunnerEV
SGT. Brady, Lloyd George, "Jack"Ball Turret GunnerKIA
SGT. Malone, James WoodieTail GunnerKIA
SGT. Johnson, Charles WilliamFlexible GunnerPOW
SGT. Marz, Raymond RichardFlexible GunnerKIA

Missions, Aircraft, Crews
This individual was credited with 9 Combat Missions.
Number Date Target Position Aircraft Mission/Sortie Information
76 18 March 1944 Target: Aircraft Assembly & Repair Works
Type: Aircraft Industry
Location: Oberpfaffenhofen, Germany
Tail Gunner 42‑38158 Combat Mission Credit
Low squadron deputy, lead group, 41st Combat Bombardment Wing.
Sortie Report
78 20 March 1944 Type: Industry
Location: Frankfurt am Main, Germany
Tail Gunner 42‑3441 Combat Mission Credit
Sortie Report
79 22 March 1944 Target: Heinkel Aircraft Assembly Plant at Annahof Airfield
Type: Aircraft Industry
Location: Oranienburg, Germany
Tail Gunner 42‑3441 Combat Mission Credit
Sortie Report
80 23 March 1944 Target: Airdrome and Airpark
Type: German Air Force (Luftwaffe)
Location: Gütersloh, Germany
Tail Gunner 42‑3441 Combat Mission Credit
Sortie Report
82 26 March 1944 Target: NOBALL (V-1 Launch Site)
Type: CROSSBOW (V-Weapons)
Location: Le Grismont, Rebecques, France
Tail Gunner 42‑97237 Combat Mission Credit
Sortie Report
83 27 March 1944 Target: Airfield
Type: German Air Force (Luftwaffe)
Location: Tours, France
Tail Gunner 42‑97237 Combat Mission Credit
Sortie Report
84 28 March 1944 Target: Dijon-Longvic Airfield
Type: German Air Force (Luftwaffe)
Location: Dijon, France
Tail Gunner 42‑97237 Combat Mission Credit
Sortie Report
86 9 April 1944 Target: FW-190 Fighter Aircraft Assembly Plant
Type: Aircraft Industry
Location: Marienburg, Germany
Tail Gunner 42‑97237 Combat Mission Credit
Sortie Report
89 13 April 1944 Target: Ball-Bearing Plant
Type: Bearings Industry
Location: Schweinfurt, Germany
Tail Gunner 42‑97274 Combat Mission Credit
Hit by direct flak burst in left wing tanks at 1545 hrs on the return from attacking the target; large holes were seen in #1 and #2 engines whereupon the plane exploded in mid-air; crashed near Fouleng, Belgium. MACR 3873.
Sortie Report

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