MIA Aircraft


Missing 95th Bombardment Group (Heavy) aircraft on 1943-07-28:

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

#42-30150 - B-17F

 GroupSquadronSq CodeA/C Code
 95BG412BS
NameEXTERMINATOR
MIA1943-07-28 - MACR #: 214
Notes42-30150 Delivered: Cheyenne 17/4/43; Smoky Hill 24/4/43; Walla Walla 30/4/43; Rapid City 9/5/43; Dow Fd 24/5/43; Assigned: 412BS/95BG [QW-S] Horham 27/6/43; 9m, MIA Oschersleben 28/7/43 Pilot: Fred Hodges, Co-Pilot: Jim Peacock, Navigator: Bill Grody, Bombardier: Eleazar Moody, Engineer / Top Turret Gunner: Bill Brown, Radio Operator: Bob Shafer, Ball Turret Gunner: Lloyd Brooks, Waist Gunner: Dick Porter, Waist Gunner: Larry Burleigh, Tail Gunner: Ernie Weaver (10KIA); Enemy aircraft attacked and then ship exploded, crashed in sea off Lathen, Germany. MACR 214. EXTERMINATOR.
SourceB-17 Master Log - Dave Osbourne

#42-3282 - B-17F

 GroupSquadronSq CodeA/C Code
 95BG334FS
MIA1943-07-28 - MACR #: 118
Notes42-3282 Delivered: Denver 20/4/43; Dow Fd 21/5/43; Assigned: 334BS/95BG [BG-J] Framlingham 25/5/43; Horham 15/6/43; 2m, MIA Oschersleben 28/7/43 Pilot: Jim Rivers, Co-Pilot: Warren Boelter, Navigator: Raul Manriquez, Bombardier: Lester Moreland, Engineer / Top Turret Gunner: Chas McLaughlin, Radio Operator: Frank Barnhill, Ball Turret Gunner: Don Jenson, Waist Gunner: Neil Maxa, Waist Gunner: Paul Tomasko, Tail Gunner: Ray Chapman (10POW); crashed Hohenhausen, Germany. MACR 118.
SourceB-17 Master Log - Dave Osbourne

#42-5882 - B-17F

 GroupSquadronSq CodeA/C Code
 95BG336FS
NameSPOOK III
MIA1943-07-28 - MACR #: 216
Notes42-5882 Delivered: Long Beach 20/4/43; Smoky Hill 27/4/43; Presque Is 27/5/43; Assigned: 336BS/95BG [ET-D] Framlingham 4/6/43; Horham 15/6/43; 6m, MIA 28/7/43 Pilot: Francis Regan, Co-Pilot: Bill Parker, Navigator: Tom Nix{body washed up on Danish beach}, Bombardier: Warren Guenther, Engineer / Top Turret Gunner: George Starkebaum, Radio Operator: Alonzo Paul, Ball Turret Gunner: Bill Brunson, Waist Gunner: Harry Lofton, Waist Gunner: Sam Wilderson, Tail Gunner: Merle Fear (10KIA); Enemy aircraft, crashed North Sea, MACR 216. SPOOK III.
SourceB-17 Master Log - Dave Osbourne