MIA Aircraft


Missing 398th Bombardment Group (Heavy) aircraft on 1944-10-28:

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

#42-102543 - B-17G

 GroupSquadronSq CodeA/C Code
 398BG602BS
MIA1944-10-28 - MACR #: 10176
Notes42-102543 Delivered: Cheyenne 12/3/44; Kearney 31/3/44; Grenier 19/4/44; Assigned: 602BS/398BG [K8-B] Nuthampstead 20/4/44; flew with 457BG Glatton on 29/6/44; (54m) MIA Munster 28/10/44 Pilot: John Farmer, Navigator: Bob Chorba, Engineer / Top Turret Gunner: Bob Martens, Radio Operator: Jim Kilgore, Ball Turret Gunner: Paul Keifer, Waist Gunner: Alpha Schumacher, Tail Gunner: Sam Gailey (7POW); Co-Pilot: Arnold Volkay, Bombardier: Phil Seltzer (2KIA); flak, crashed Uelson, Bentheim, Germany. MACR 10176.
SourceB-17 Master Log - Dave Osbourne

#44-6519 - B-17G

 GroupSquadronSq CodeA/C Code
 398BG602BS
MIA1944-10-28 - MACR #: 10175
Notes44-6519 Delivered: Lincoln 29/8/44; Grenier 18/9/44; Assigned: 602BS/398BG [K8-F] Nuthampstead 3/10/44; (3m) MIA Munster 28/10/44 Pilot: Harry Connolly, Co-Pilot: George Crowe, Navigator: Lew Slade, Bombardier: Roger Ericrson, Engineer / Top Turret Gunner: George Roby, Ball Turret Gunner: Francis Daly, Waist Gunner: Milford Pinson, Tail Gunner: Virgil Fuller (8KIA); Radio Operator: Bill Hamor (POW); flak, crashed Nienberge, NW of Munster, Germany. MACR 10175.
SourceB-17 Master Log - Dave Osbourne

#44-8199 - B-17G

 GroupSquadronSq CodeA/C Code
 398BG
MIA1944-10-28 - MACR #: 10262
Notes44-8199 Delivered: Dallas 7/7/44; Langley 4/8/44; Grenier 1/9/44; Assigned: 603BS/398BG [N7-R] Nuthampstead 17/9/44; 601BS [3O-R]; (9m) MIA Munster {PFF} 28/10/44 Pilot: Roy Sheely, Co-Pilot: Capt Talma Scott, Navigator: Bob Robinson, Bombardier: Dale Brown, Engineer / Top Turret Gunner: Earl Cornett, Radio Operator: Don Menard, VN-Lt George Potter {btg}, Waist Gunner: Albt Richards, Waist Gunner: John Bawduniak, Tail Gunner: Marvin Belgium. (10POW); flak, crashed Ooy, near Zevenaar, Arnhem, Hol; MACR 10262.
SourceB-17 Master Log - Dave Osbourne