MIA Aircraft


Missing 385th Bombardment Group (Heavy) aircraft on 1943-12-30:

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

#42-30249 - B-17F

 GroupSquadronSq CodeA/C Code
 385BG551BS
NameEL SABO
MIA1943-12-30 - MACR #: 1899
Notes42-30249 Delivered: Cheyenne 3/5/43; Gore 13/5/43; Smoky Hill 14/5/43; Gt Falls 24/5/43; Kearney 30/5/43; Dow Fd 4/6/43; Assigned: 551BS/385BG [HR-X] Gt Ashfield 26/6/43; MIA Ludwigshafen 30/12/43 Pilot: Earle Frye, Waist Gunner: Tony Ornatek, Tail Gunner: Glen Emerson (3EVD); Co-Pilot: Dick Miller, Navigator: John Bartemus, Bombardier: Tom Hollingsworth, Radio Operator: George Steele, Ball Turret Gunner: Bob Williams, Waist Gunner: Regis Maroney (6POW); Engineer / Top Turret Gunner: Frank Pifer (KIA); flak, crashed Ligay, three miles S of Monchy-Breton, Fr; MACR 1899. EL SABO.
SourceB-17 Master Log - Dave Osbourne