MIA Aircraft


Missing 94th Bombardment Group (Heavy) aircraft on 1943-05-29:

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

#42-29476 - B-17F

 GroupSquadronSq CodeA/C Code
  94BG410BS
MIA1943-05-29
Notes42-29476 Delivered: Denver 31/12/42; Pueblo 19/2/43; Gulfport 18/3/43; Presque Is 10/4/43; Assigned: 410BS/94BG [GL- ] Earls Colne 22/4/43; MIA Rennes navy yard 29/5/43 Pilot: Max Hecox, Co-Pilot: Roland Vanderhook, Navigator: Chas Harrison, Bombardier: Ron McCoy, Radio Operator: George Coates, Ball Turret Gunner: Harry Symonds, Waist Gunner: Fred Snell, Waist Gunner: Gene McCoy, Tail Gunner: Joe Tashjian (9KIA); Engineer / Top Turret Gunner: Herman Philbeck (POW). Enemy aircraft, crashed Grands Beziers, Les Champs-Germany. ux, 15 miles S of St Mako, Fr. No MACR.
SourceB-17 Master Log - Dave Osbourne

#42-29692 - B-17F

 GroupSquadronSq CodeA/C Code
  94BG410BS
MIA1943-05-29
Notes42-29692 Delivered: Cheyenne 4/2/43; Pueblo 18/2/43; Salina 25/2/43; Smoky Hill 18/3/43; Assigned: 410BS/94BG [GL- ] Earls Colne 12/5/43; MIA Rennes 29/5/43 Pilot: Merle Brown, Co-Pilot: Otho Wood, Navigator: Quentin Sandahl, Bombardier: Bill O'Brien, Engineer / Top Turret Gunner: Willis Dow, Radio Operator: Ralph Johnson, Ball Turret Gunner: Edmond Hamic, Waist Gunner: Steve Ukropen, Tail Gunner: Ambrose Chott (9KIA); Waist Gunner: Chas Gregory (POW); Enemy aircraft, crashed near Dinard, Rennes, Fr. No MACR.
SourceB-17 Master Log - Dave Osbourne

#42-29710 - B-17F

 GroupSquadronSq CodeA/C Code
  94BG410BS
NameHELL BELOW
MIA1943-05-29 - MACR #: 15139
Notes42-29710 Delivered: Cheyenne 8/2/43; 94BG Pueblo 18/2/43; Salina 25/2/43; Laurel 18/3/43; Smoky Hill 25/3/43; Syracuse 10/4/43; Dow Fd 15/4/43; Assigned: 410BS/94BG [GL- ] Bassingbourn 20/4/43; Earls Colne 12/5/43; MIA Rennes 29/5/43 Pilot: Jack Workman, Co-Pilot: Bill Downey, Bombardier: Oliver Carroll, Engineer / Top Turret Gunner: Frank Koch, Radio Operator: Don Webster, Ball Turret Gunner: Ernie Muir, Waist Gunner: Edgar Stevenson, Tail Gunner: Winston Lowe (8POW); Navigator: Bill Petruzzi, Waist Gunner: Theo Ferentinos (2KIA); flak hit set ship alight, crashed two miles W of St Meloir Church, E of St Malo, Fr. MACR 15139. HELL BELOW.
SourceB-17 Master Log - Dave Osbourne