MIA Aircraft


Missing 385th Bombardment Group (Heavy) aircraft on 1943-07-26:

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

#42-30281 - B-17F

 GroupSquadronSq CodeA/C Code
 385BG548BS
MIA1943-07-26 - MACR #: 191
Notes42-30281 Delivered: Denver 8/5/43; Gore 9/5/43; Kearney 30/5/43; Dow Field 15/6/43; Assigned: 548BS/385BG [GX-E] Gt Ashfield 16/6/43; MIA Wesermunde 26/7/43 Pilot: Glenn Duncan, Co-Pilot: Bill Lehr, Navigator: Bill Henderson, Bombardier: Roy Martinez, Engineer / Top Turret Gunner: Ben Purdy, Radio Operator: Jim Soward, Ball Turret Gunner: John Towle, Waist Gunner: Chas Propst, Waist Gunner: Frank Ramsey, Tail Gunner: Jim Brophy (10KIA); Enemy aircraft, set on fire & ditched North Sea; MACR 191A.
SourceB-17 Master Log - Dave Osbourne