MIA Aircraft


Missing 305th Bombardment Group (Heavy) aircraft on 1943-08-12:

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

#42-29553 - B-17F

 GroupSquadronSq CodeA/C Code
 305BG366BS
NameARKIE II
MIA1943-08-12 - MACR #: 252
Notes42-29553 Delivered: Denver 3/1/43; Salina 9/1/43; Homestead 18/2/43; Assigned: 366BS/305BG [KY-D] Chelveston 4/3/43; MIA Gelsenkirchen 12/8/43 Pilot: Wright Germany. e, Co-Pilot: Tom Reade, Navigator: Joe Costa, Bombardier: Jack Little, Ball Turret Gunner: Ed Keesling, Waist Gunner: Joe Rowlison, Waist Gunner: Herb Kalwa, Tail Gunner: Joe Hall (8KIA); Engineer / Top Turret Gunner: Harry Fullerton, Radio Operator: Jim Chalker (2POW); flak & Enemy aircraft, crashed near Munchen-Gladbach, Ger. MACR 252. ARKIE II.
SourceB-17 Master Log - Dave Osbourne