MIA Aircraft


Missing 398th Bombardment Group (Heavy) aircraft on 1945-03-15:

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

#43-38562 - B-17G

 GroupSquadronSq CodeA/C Code
 398BG
NameKAY AND KATY
MIA1945-03-15 - MACR #: 13090
Notes43-38562 Delivered: Cheyenne 17/8/44; Lincoln 25/8/44; Grenier 18/9/44; Assigned: 9AF HQ 19/9/44 Sunninghill, UK 24/9/44; Transferred: 603BS/398BG [N7-V then L] Nuthampstead 17/1/45; (28m) MIA Oranienburg 15/3/45 Pilot: Andy Thomas, Engineer / Top Turret Gunner: Jim Pettibone, Radio Operator: Tony Buddes (3KIA); Co-Pilot: Maurice Trokey, Navigator: Elmer Spaw, Ball Turret Gunner: Jim Powell, Waist Gunner: George Ormsby, Tail Gunner: Bill Hilderbrand (5POW); flak hit in #3, crashed Oranienburg; MACR 13090. KITTY, KAY AND KATY.
SourceB-17 Master Log - Dave Osbourne