MIA Aircraft


Missing 486th Bombardment Group (Heavy) aircraft on 1944-09-05:

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

#43-37875 - B-17G

 GroupSquadronSq CodeA/C Code
 486BG835BS
MIA1944-09-05 - MACR #: 8459
Notes43-37875 Delivered: Cheyenne 31/5/44; Kearney 9/6/44; Grenier 28/6/44; Assigned: 835BS/486BG [2N-K] Sudbury 30/6/44; {15m} /MIA Stuttgart 5/9/44 Pilot: Tom Crawford (POW); John Johnson, John Engelmeier, Lyle Lundstrom, Cecil Davis, Henry Hewitt, Bob Beisler, Velton Robson (7KIA); Norman Jones (EVD); mid air coll w/43- 37949 (486BG), crashed Brest, Fr. MACR 8459.
SourceB-17 Master Log - Dave Osbourne

#43-37949 - B-17G

 GroupSquadronSq CodeA/C Code
 486BG835BS
NameNOBODY GETSZIT
MIA1944-09-05 - MACR #: 8460
Notes43-37949 Delivered: Cheyenne 8/6/44; Kearney 21/6/44; Grenier 1/7/44; Assigned: 835BS/486BG [H8-B] Sudbury 2/7/44; {15m} MIA Stuttgart 5/9/44 Pilot: Art Eacham, Edgar Berry, Vic Durley, Bob Petry, Francis Pitman, Clayton Reiter, Harry Light, Ed Long (8KIA); Jim Jent (POW); mid air coll w/43-37866 (486BG), crashed Brest, Fr. MACR 8460. NOBODY GETSZIT.
SourceB-17 Master Log - Dave Osbourne