MIA Aircraft


Missing 351st Bombardment Group (Heavy) aircraft on 1944-04-24:

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

#42-97305 - B-17G

 GroupSquadronSq CodeA/C Code
 351BG511BS
MIA1944-04-24
Notes42-97305 Delivered: Cheyenne 17/2/44; Gr Island 4/3/44; Grenier 22/3/44; Assigned: 511BS/351BG [DS-L] Polebrook 6/4/44; 508BS [YB-L]; MIA {5m} Metz 24/4/44 Pilot: Howard Evans, Co-Pilot: Jim Duffy, Navigator: Joe Norton, Bombardier: Bob McFarlane, Engineer / Top Turret Gunner: Paul Epley, Radio Operator: Vernon Skeen, Ball Turret Gunner: Merle Diller, Waist Gunner: Ron Pope, Waist Gunner: Glen Joiner, Tail Gunner: Orin Vance (10RTD); flak, ditched Channel off Ramsgate, Kent, rescued by UK ASR..
SourceB-17 Master Log - Dave Osbourne

#42-97305 - B-17G

 GroupSquadronSq CodeA/C Code
 351BG511BS
MIA1944-04-24
NotesCS: YB-L
Source351st Bomb Group web page - http://www.351st.org/ken.harbour