MIA Aircraft


Missing 351st Bombardment Group (Heavy) aircraft on 1943-12-30:

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

#42-31162 - B-17G

 GroupSquadronSq CodeA/C Code
 351BG508BS
NameVICTORY BALL
MIA1943-12-30 - MACR #: 1757
Notes42-31162 Delivered: Cheyenne 26/9/43; Gr Island 10/10/43; Memphis 14/10/43; Assigned: 508BS/351BG [YB-V] Polebrook 7/11/43; Transferred: 511BS [DS-V]; MIA {8m} Ludwigshafen 30/12/43 Pilot: Roy Parsons{+ 508BG crew}, Co-Pilot: Henry Foster, Engineer / Top Turret Gunner: Lloyd Wallace, Waist Gunner: Bob Mitchell, Tail Gunner: John West (5POW), Navigator: Erwin Cooper, Bombardier: Fred Ahlheim, Radio Operator: Casper Maggio, Ball Turret Gunner: Fred Bogar, Waist Gunner: Gene Munson (5KIA); flak, crashed St Pol-de-Leon, Fr. MACR 1757. VICTORY BALL.
SourceB-17 Master Log - Dave Osbourne

#42-31162 - B-17G

 GroupSquadronSq CodeA/C Code
 351BG508BS
NameVICTORY BALL
MIA1943-12-30 - MACR #: 1757
NotesCS: DS-V
Source351st Bomb Group web page - http://www.351st.org/ken.harbour