MIA Aircraft


Missing 392nd Bombardment Group (Heavy) aircraft on 1943-10-04:

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

#42-7471 - Ford B-24H-1-FO Liberator

 GroupSquadronSq CodeA/C Code
 392BG579BSGC
NameMack's Sack
MIA1943-10-04 - MACR #: 890
Notes7471 (392nd BG, 579th BS, *Mack's Sack*) collided with crashing B-24H 42-7481 and crashed Oct 4, 1943 into North Sea. MACR 890. 10 KIA
SourceJoe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

#42-7471 - Ford B-24H-1-FO Liberator

 GroupSquadronSq CodeA/C Code
 392BG579BSGCG
NameFILTHY ANNIE
MIA1943-10-04 - MACR #: 890
NotesMIA 4 Oct 1943
Source392nd Bomb Group web page - http://www.b24.net/missions/

#42-7474 - Ford B-24H-1-FO Liberator

 GroupSquadronSq CodeA/C Code
 392BG579BSGCH
NameSATAN'S FLAME
MIA1943-10-04 - MACR #: 891
NotesMIA 4 Oct 1943
Source392nd Bomb Group web page - http://www.b24.net/missions/

#42-7481 - Ford B-24H-1-FO Liberator

 GroupSquadronSq CodeA/C Code
 392BG579BSGC
NameThe Drip
MIA1943-10-04 - MACR #: 892
Notes7481 (392nd BG, 579th BS, *The Drip*) shot down by Oblt Heinz Knoke in Bf 109G-6 of JG 11/5, then collided with B-24H 42-7471 and crashed into North Sea 100 km N of Ameland, Germany Oct 4, 1943. MACR 892. 8 crew bailed out but all 11 KIA.
SourceJoe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

#42-7481 - Ford B-24H-1-FO Liberator

 GroupSquadronSq CodeA/C Code
 392BG579BSGCK
NameWHISKERS
MIA1943-10-04 - MACR #: 892
NotesMIA 4 Oct 1943
Source392nd Bomb Group web page - http://www.b24.net/missions/