MIA Aircraft


Missing 100th Bombardment Group (Heavy) aircraft on 1944-03-15:

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

#42-39934 - B-17G

 GroupSquadronSq CodeA/C Code
 100BG
NameMYACHINBACK
MIA1944-03-15 - MACR #: 3915
Notes42-39934 Delivered: Long Beach 11/10/43; Gr Island 31/10/43; slated 452BG Deopham Green, but Transferred: 350BS/100BG [LN-Z] Thorpe Abbotts 21/11/43; MIA Brunswick 15/3/44 Pilot: Capt Roland Knight, Co-Pilot: Capt Herb Devore, Capt Roland Knight, Radio Operator: Bob Longworth, Ball Turret Gunner: Nick DelCimmuto, Waist Gunner: Darrell Dickinson, Waist Gunner: John Barry, Tail Gunner: Martin Tashjian (7KIA); Navigator: Burton Joseph, Bombardier: Capt Bob Peel, Engineer / Top Turret Gunner: Harry Longhi (3POW); flak KO'd #3 and set off flares on board, crashed Watenbuttel, NW of Brunswick, Germany. MACR 3915. MYACHINBACK.
SourceB-17 Master Log - Dave Osbourne