MIA Aircraft


Missing 303rd Bombardment Group (Heavy) aircraft on 1944-05-11:

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

#42-97260 - B-17G

 GroupSquadronSq CodeA/C Code
 303BG360FSPI
NameUR-NECK STEVES
MIA1944-05-11 - MACR #: 4868
Notes42-97260 Delivered: Cheyenne 12/2/44; Kearney 4/3/44; Presque Is 11/3/44; Assigned: 360BS/303BG [PU-Q] Molesworth 26/3/44; MIA Saarbrucken (8m) 11/5/44 Pilot: Capt John Long, Co-Pilot: Wilbur Gee, Bombardier: Joe Fahlbusch, Engineer / Top Turret Gunner: Clarry Wilson, Radio Operator: Oscar Villasenor, Ball Turret Gunner: Frank Logan, Waist Gunner: Albt Ledley, Waist Gunner: Mace Henson (8KIA); Navigator: Henry Przybyszewski, Tail Gunner: Tony Orlando, obs-Capt Bob Livingston (3POW); flak KOd #1, further shells took out #3, aircraft then exploded at Neuhaus, near Fischbach, four miles N of Saarbrucken, Germany. MACR 4868. BOW-UR-NECK STEVES.
SourceB-17 Master Log - Dave Osbourne