MIA Aircraft


Missing 100th Bombardment Group (Heavy) aircraft on 1943-09-16:

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

#42-30064 - B-17F

 GroupSquadronSq CodeA/C Code
 100BG418BS
NameWILD CARGO
MIA1943-09-16 - MACR #: 647
Notes42-30064 Delivered: Cheyenne 5/4/43; Kearney 15/4/43; Wendover 2/5/43; Hill 22/5/43; Dow Fd 30/5/43; Assigned: 418BS/100BG [LD-T] Thorpe Abbotts 9/6/43; MIA La Rochelle 16/9/43 Pilot: Bob Wolff, Co-Pilot: Chas Stuart, Navigator: Larry McConnell, Bombardier: Fred White, Engineer / Top Turret Gunner: Carl Simon, Radio Operator: Ira Bardman, Ball Turret Gunner: Bill Casebolt, Waist Gunner: Art Eggleston, Waist Gunner: Willis Brown, Tail Gunner: Alf Clark (10POW); flak and Enemy aircraft KO'd engine, crashed in Atlantic off Ile Madame, 12 miles S of La Rochelle, Fr; MACR 647. WILD CARGO.
SourceB-17 Master Log - Dave Osbourne