MIA Aircraft


Missing 303rd Bombardment Group (Heavy) aircraft on 1944-06-28:

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

#42-31200 - B-17G

 GroupSquadronSq CodeA/C Code
 303BG427BS
NameOLD CROW
MIA1944-06-28 - MACR #: 6740
Notes42-31200 Delivered: Denver 2/10/43; Gr Island 31/10/43; Long Beach 25/11/43; Assigned: 427BS/303BG [GN-V] Molesworth 1/1/44; MIA 937m) Paris 28/6/44 Pilot: Stan Wardowski, Navigator: Warren Birnbaum, Tail Gunner: Don Wagner (3KIA); Co-Pilot: Neal Hainlin, Bombardier: Chas Eisel, Engineer / Top Turret Gunner: Ray Kowatch, Ball Turret Gunner: Ben Hope (4POW); Radio Operator: Albt Willard, Waist Gunner: John Snede (2EVD); flak, crashed Chievres-en-Laonnois, 11 miles NE of Laon, Frl; MACR 6740. THE BAD PENNY aka OLD CROW.
SourceB-17 Master Log - Dave Osbourne