MIA Aircraft


Missing 306th Bombardment Group (Heavy) aircraft on 1944-06-20:

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

#42-97250 - B-17G

 GroupSquadronSq CodeA/C Code
 306BG423BS
MIA1944-06-20 - MACR #: 5987
Notes42-97250 Delivered: Cheyenne 11/2/44; Gr Island 4/3/44; Grenier 23/3/44; Assigned: 423BS/306BG [RD- ] Thurleigh 6/4/44; MIA Hamburg 20/6/44 Pilot: Derrill Latham, Co-Pilot: Ellis Porter, Navigator: Andy Nuttall, Engineer / Top Turret Gunner: Bryan Epps (4POW); Bombardier: Harry Bryant, Radio Operator: Winston Breckles, Ball Turret Gunner: Harry Reed, Waist Gunner: Ed Smith, Tail Gunner: Ed Walsh (5KIA); flak hit blew off nose, crashed Erlenstrasse, Eidelstedt/ Holstein, near Hamburg; MACR 5987.
SourceB-17 Master Log - Dave Osbourne