MIA Aircraft


Missing 95th Bombardment Group (Heavy) aircraft on 1943-07-26:

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

#42-30304 - B-17F

 GroupSquadronSq CodeA/C Code
 95BG334FS
MIA1943-07-26 - MACR #: 196
Notes42-30304 Delivered: Cheyenne 10/5/43; Gore 24/5/43; Smoky Hill 25/5/43; Kearney 26/5/43; Dow Fd 2/6/43; Assigned: 334BS/95BG [BG-B] Horham 15/6/43; 5m, MIA Hanover 26/7/43 Pilot: Henry Quirk, Co-Pilot: Joe Cisar, Bombardier: Ambrose Angle, Radio Operator: Herb Suess, Waist Gunner: John McNeil, Waist Gunner: Elwood Belgium. (6KIA); Navigator: Nathan Datlow, Engineer / Top Turret Gunner: Howard Medford, Ball Turret Gunner: Tom McArthur, Tail Gunner: Milton Huffstuttler (4POW); unknown cause, crashed Lauenstein, near Hameln, Germany. MACR 196.
SourceB-17 Master Log - Dave Osbourne

#42-3264 - B-17F

 GroupSquadronSq CodeA/C Code
 95BG335FS
MIA1943-07-26 - MACR #: 193
Notes42-3264 Delivered: Denver 16/4/43; Dow Fd 4/6/43; Assigned: 335BS/95BG [OE-N] Horham 15/6/43; forced landing Filton 4/7/43; 5m, MIA Hannover 26/7/43 Pilot: Stan Foutz, Co-Pilot: Elden Jenkins(washed up near Tonning, Germany. , Navigator: Jim Dodson, Bombardier: Dave Bail, Engineer / Top Turret Gunner: Vollie Dickson, Radio Operator: Dick Sandberg, Ball Turret Gunner: Fred Zapatka, Waist Gunner: Don Mock, Waist Gunner: Frank Marthal, Tail Gunner: Ivan Lewis (10KIA); flak KO'd two engines, crashed North Sea, west of River Elbe; MACR 193.
SourceB-17 Master Log - Dave Osbourne

#42-3298 - B-17F

 GroupSquadronSq CodeA/C Code
 95BG412BS
MIA1943-07-26 - MACR #: 195
Notes42-3298 Delivered: Cheyenne 30/4/43; Dow Fd 4/6/43; Assigned: 412BS/95BG [QW-W] Horham 5/7/43; 7m, MIA Hannover 26/7/43 Pilot: Leroy Massey{shot trying to escape}, Radio Operator: Irving Warshauer (2KIA); Co-Pilot: Albt Leonard, Navigator: Chas Goldschmid, Bombardier: Bill Weir, Engineer / Top Turret Gunner: John Stafford, Ball Turret Gunner: Dan Waters, Waist Gunner: Tharon Smith, Waist Gunner: Melvin Butler, Tail Gunner: Chas Rolfe (8POW); #3 & #4 out, fell behind, crashed Dehsen, ne Hamel Germany. MACR 195.
SourceB-17 Master Log - Dave Osbourne