MIA Aircraft


Missing 453rd Bombardment Group (Heavy) aircraft on 1944-06-20:

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

#42-94850 - Ford B-24H-20-FO Liberator

 GroupSquadronSq CodeA/C Code
 453BG735BSV-
MIA1944-06-20 - MACR #: 5934
NotesInterned in Sweden Jun 20, 1944. MACR 5934
SourceJoe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

#42-94850 - Ford B-24H-20-FO Liberator

 GroupSquadronSq CodeA/C Code
 453BG735BSV-
MIA1944-06-20 - MACR #: 5934
NotesAssignment under 2 BD Operations Order #28 dated 18 Apr 44 confirming VOCG 15 Apr 44. First trace: 10 Apr 44. Individual aircraft letter changed from V+ to V- on return from 11 May 44 mission. Lost 20 Jun 44 - landed at Bulltofta (Malmö), SWEDEN, shot up, short of fuel and in danger of blowing up. (Politz) MACR 5934 Brought back to England on 27 Jun 45. RZI.
SourceAircraft of the 453rd by Keith Sowter -