MIA Aircraft


Missing 94th Bombardment Group (Heavy) aircraft on 1944-05-09:

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

#42-37804 - B-17G

 GroupSquadronSq CodeA/C Code
  94BG
NameOF THE YANKS
MIA1944-05-09 - MACR #: 4853
Notes42-37804 Delivered: Long Beach 6/9/43; Gr Island 15/10/43; ass 333BS/94BG [TS-P] Rougham 26/10/43; MIA Laon 9/5/44 Pilot: Tom Bond, Engineer / Top Turret Gunner: Vernon Bishop, Radio Operator: Claude Brown (3POW); Co-Pilot: Doug Melton, Navigator: Bill Belgium. uomini, Bombardier: Roland Walters, Ball Turret Gunner: Alf Spindler, Waist Gunner: Ernie Schmaling, Waist Gunner: Dick Warfel, Tail Gunner: Bruce Waddell (7EVD); Enemy aircraft set right win on fire then #3 fell off, crew baled over French coast and ship crashed in Channel off Dieppe, Fr. MACR 4853. PRIDE OF THE YANKS.
SourceB-17 Master Log - Dave Osbourne