MIA Aircraft


Missing 91st Bombardment Group (Heavy) aircraft on 1943-02-26:

Dates may be UK-style: dd/mm/yy

#42-5362 - B-17F

 GroupSquadronSq CodeA/C Code
 91BG401BS
NameSHORT SNORTER II
MIA1943-02-26 - MACR #: 15712
Notes42-5362 Delivered: Tulsa 24/11/42; Homestead 18/12/42; Assigned: 401BS/91BG [LL-F] Bassingbourn 1/1/43; MIA {6+m} Wilhelmshaven 26/2/43 Pilot: Beman Smith, Co-Pilot: Tom Stricker, Navigator: Thor Arnkil, Bombardier: Chester Moran, Engineer / Top Turret Gunner: Ben Ward, Radio Operator: Jim Sullivan, Ball Turret Gunner: Doug Smith, Waist Gunner: Bob Gossage, Waist Gunner: Frank Dobinski, Tail Gunner: John Grimes (10KIA); Enemy aircraft, last seen off Frisian Is, crashed North Sea. MACR 15712. SHORT SNORTER II.
SourceB-17 Master Log - Dave Osbourne