MIA Aircraft


Missing 95th Bombardment Group (Heavy) aircraft on 1943-05-29:

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

#42-29689 - B-17F

 GroupSquadronSq CodeA/C Code
 95BG334FS
MIA1943-05-29 - MACR #: 4895
Notes42-29689 Delivered: Denver 3/2/43; Salina 14/2/43; Rapid City 16/2/43; Kearney 12/3/43; Assigned: 334BS/95BG [BG-H] Alconbury 29/3/43; (4m) MIA Rennes 29/5/43 Pilot: Cody Watson, Co-Pilot: Reynold Lasher, Navigator: Bob Titus (3EVD), Ball Turret Gunner: Joe Coss, Waist Gunner: Harry Rants (2INT); Bombardier: Rex Orme, Engineer / Top Turret Gunner: Paul Dehaven, Radio Operator: Francis Moran, Waist Gunner: John Brown, Tail Gunner: Ron Hemminger (5POW); coll w/Enemy aircraft losing four feet of right wing, #4 running away, crashed Rennes, Fr. MACR 4895.
SourceB-17 Master Log - Dave Osbourne

#42-5858 - B-17F

 GroupSquadronSq CodeA/C Code
 95BG336FS
MIA1943-05-29 - MACR #: 4894
Notes42-5858 Delivered: Long Beach 28/3/43; Smoky Hill 4/4/43; Morrison 5/5/43; Presque Is 13/5/43; Assigned: 336BS/95BG [ET-L] Framlingham 19/5/43; MIA {1m} 29/5/43 Pilot: Larry Clark, Co-Pilot: Yngvar Berntzen, Waist Gunner: Chester Mayo (3KIA); Navigator: Capt Ray Landrum, Engineer / Top Turret Gunner: Carl Upchurch, Radio Operator: Garland Teague, Ball Turret Gunner: Bob Carlson, Waist Gunner: Wilbur Rice, Tail Gunner: Bill Wood (6POW); Bombardier: Dwight Fisher, obs-Maj Edgar Cole (2EVD); suffered flak damage, dived then up again and coll w/42-29709, near St Malo, Fr.; MACR 4894.
SourceB-17 Master Log - Dave Osbourne