MIA Aircraft


Missing 305th Bombardment Group (Heavy) aircraft on 1943-08-19:

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

#42-29807 - B-17F

 GroupSquadronSq CodeA/C Code
 305BG364FSC5
NameLADY LIBERTY
MIA1943-08-19 - MACR #: 304
Notes42-29807 Delivered: Cheyenne 21/2/43; Gore 7/3/43; New Castle 6/4/43; Dow Fd 12/4/43; Assigned: 334BS/95BG [BG-B] Alconbury 15/4/43 PATSY ANN; Framlingham 12/5/43; Horham 15/6/43; 5m, Transferred: 364BS/305BG [WF-O] Chelveston 17/6/43; MIA Gilze Rijen 19/8/43 Pilot: Ralph Miller, Tail Gunner: Emil Radosevich (2POW), Co-Pilot: John Meade, Navigator: Don McGowan, Bombardier: Joe McGinley, Engineer / Top Turret Gunner: Bynum Crabtree, Radio Operator: Fulton Horn, Ball Turret Gunner: Alby Miller, Waist Gunner: Bill Crough, Waist Gunner: Edgar Loft (8KIA); flak hit snapped off fuselage aft of radio room, crashed in River Scheldt, four miles E of Flushing, Hol. MACR 304. LADY LIBERTY.
SourceB-17 Master Log - Dave Osbourne