Bernard, LeeRoy (NMI)

Individual Personnel Data
Name Bernard, LeeRoy (NMI)   
Rank Staff Sergeant
Serial Number 38223138   
Unit Assignments Assigned to the 547th Bombardment Squadron (Heavy), per AAF Station 106 Special Orders #99 dated 19 September 1943
Duty Flexible Gunner
MOS757 - Radio Operator / Mechanic / Gunner, AAF
Last Duty Date 14 October 1943
Reported missing on MACR 841 (17.212 MB)
Results Killed In Action
Final Resting Place or Memorial: Sacred Heart Cemetery Broussard, Lafayette Parish, Louisiana (as Lee Roy Bernard)
Related Documents MACR 841 (17.212 MB)
Photo Album:Crew Photo Album

Crew Composition When Assigned to the 384th BG
Replacement Combat Crew
2nd Lt. Kopf, William EPilotKIA
2nd Lt. Scott, Alfred William, JrCo-pilotKIA
2nd Lt. Massey, Toscha MelodyNavigatorKIA
2nd Lt. Connor, Eugene WarrenBombardierEV
S/SGT. Yeryar, Herbert EugeneRadio Operator / GunnerEV
S/SGT. Swift, Kenneth GilbertEngineer / Top Turret GunnerCT
S/SGT. Smith, Clyde (NMI)Ball Turret GunnerKIA
SGT. Buddemeyer, Elton WilliamTail GunnerKIA
S/SGT. Bernard, LeeRoy (NMI)Flexible GunnerKIA
S/SGT. Perroni, Anthony PFlexible GunnerKIA

Missions, Aircraft, Crews
This individual was credited with 4 Combat Missions.
Number Date Target Position Aircraft Mission/Sortie Information
29 8 October 1943 Target: Workshops
Type: Submarine Facility
Location: Bremen, Germany
Waist (Flexible) Gunner 42‑29557 Combat Mission Credit
Sortie Report
30 9 October 1943 Target: Aircraft Factories
Type: Aircraft Industry
Location: Anklam, Germany
Waist (Flexible) Gunner 42‑5747 Combat Mission Credit
Sortie Report
31 10 October 1943 Target: Railroad Marshalling Yards
Type: Transportation
Location: Münster, Germany
Waist (Flexible) Gunner 42‑29557 Combat Mission Credit
Crash-landed at Desford; hit hangar; plane scrapped.
Sortie Report
32 14 October 1943 Target: Ball-Bearing Factory
Type: Bearings Industry
Location: Schweinfurt, Germany
Waist (Flexible) Gunner 42‑3216 Combat Mission Credit
Damaged by enemy aircraft; exploded and crashed near Dilsen, Belgium; MACR 841.
Sortie Report

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