MIA Aircraft


Missing 381st Bombardment Group (Heavy) aircraft on 1944-08-03:

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

#42-32049 - B-17G

 GroupSquadronSq CodeA/C Code
 381BG534BS
NameYANKEE REBEL
MIA1944-08-03 - MACR #: 7883
Notes42-32049 Delivered: Denver 16/1/44; Cheyenne 22/1/44; Gr Island 17/2/44; Grenier 20/3/44; Assigned: 534BS/381BG [GD-D] Ridgewell 6/4/44; MIA {20+m} Mulhouse 3/8/44 Pilot: John Wilcock, Co-Pilot: Stan Hutchinson, Navigator: Chas Marsh, Bombardier: Norbert Lucas, Engineer / Top Turret Gunner: Alf Prinz, Radio Operator: Bob Friel, Ball Turret Gunner: Chas Evans, Waist Gunner: John Ramsay, Tail Gunner: Dick Fall (9KIA); flak, one engine out, crashed Nth Sea off Holland; (pilot's body washed up Orfordness, UK, a few days later). MACR 7883. YANKEE REBEL.
SourceB-17 Master Log - Dave Osbourne