MIA Aircraft


Missing 100th Bombardment Group (Heavy) aircraft on 1944-04-27:

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

#42-3534 - B-17F

 GroupSquadronSq CodeA/C Code
 100BG349BS
MIA1944-04-27 - MACR #: 4268
Notes42-3534 Delivered: Denver 24/7/43; Dyersburg 31/8/43; Assigned: 349BS/100BG [XR-L] Thorpe Abbotts 9/9/43; MIA Pas De Calais (Le Culot) 27/4/44 Pilot: Winans Shaddix (EVD, ret UK and then US); Co-Pilot: George Sullivan, Navigator: Ray Lestico, Bombardier: Cole Dailey, Engineer / Top Turret Gunner: Jim Lee, Radio Operator: Fred Erb, Ball Turret Gunner: John Cortelletty, Waist Gunner: Ken Hale, Waist Gunner: Bill Cornelius, Tail Gunner: Hugh Hamilton (9POW); flak KOd #3, crashed Ardooye, Belgium. MACR 4268. OL' DAD.
SourceB-17 Master Log - Dave Osbourne