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John W. Stuermer Crew
303rd BG - 358th BS

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Units

  • 303rd Bomb Group

    303rd Bomb Group

    Group
    The 303rd Bombardment Group (Heavy) was activated on 3-Feb-1942 at Pendleton Field, Oregon. They assembled at Gowen Field, Idaho on 11-February 1942 where it conducted flight training until 12-Jun-1942. The Group then moved to Alamogordo Field, New...

  • 358th Bomb Squadron

People

  • Lee Burch

    Military

  • Albert Carroll

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Ball Turret Gunner, Left Waist Gunner
    23 credited missions (first on 17 nov 1942) ...

  • Marvin Collins

    Military | Sergeant | Tail Gunner
    Collided with another a/c and crashed near Irthlingborough, Northhamptonshire during formup for a mission to Ascherleben, GR on 22 Feb 1944 in B-17G #42-38041'Hells Angels II'. Killed in Action (KIA).

  • David Harris

    Military | Technical Sergeant (2nd Grade) | Flight Engineer; Top Turret Gunner
    Collided with another a/c and crashed near Irthlingborough, Northhamptonshire during formup for a mission to Ascherleben, GR on 22 Feb 1944 in B-17G #42-38041'Hells Angels II'. Killed in Action (KIA).

  • Edward Murray

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Radio Operator
    Collided with another a/c and crashed near Irthlingborough, Northhamptonshire during formup for a mission to Ascherleben, GR on 22 Feb 1944 in B-17G #42-38041'Hells Angels II'. Killed in Action (KIA).

  • Clyde Newman

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Bombardier
    Collided with another a/c and crashed near Irthlingborough, Northhamptonshire during formup for a mission to Ascherleben, GR on 22 Feb 1944 in B-17G #42-38041'Hells Angels II'. Killed in Action (KIA).

  • Charles Reynolds

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Co-Pilot
    Collided with another a/c and crashed near Irthlingborough, Northhamptonshire during formup for a mission to Ascherleben, GR on 22 Feb 1944 in B-17G #42-38041'Hells Angels II'. Killed in Action (KIA).

  • Joseph Stark

    Military | Sergeant | Ball Turret Gunner
    Collided with another a/c and crashed near Irthlingborough, Northhamptonshire during formup for a mission to Ascherleben, GR on 22 Feb 1944 in B-17G #42-38041'Hells Angels II'. Killed in Action (KIA).

  • John Stuermer

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot
    Collided with another a/c and crashed near Irthlingborough, Northhamptonshire during formup for a mission to Ascherleben, GR on 22 Feb 1944 in B-17G #42-38041'Hells Angels II'. Killed in Action (KIA).

  • William Tielman

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Navigator
    Collided with another a/c and crashed near Irthlingborough, Northhamptonshire during formup for a mission to Ascherleben, GR on 22 Feb 1944 in B-17G #42-38041'Hells Angels II'. Killed in Action (KIA).

Aircraft

  • 42-38041 Hell's Angels II

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 22/11/43; La Guardia 21/12/43; Presque Is 23/12/43; slated 379BG, Assigned 358BS/303BG [VK-D] Molesworth 18/1/44; detailed Aschersleben 22/2/44 with John Stuermer, Co-pilot: Chas Reynolds, Navigator: Bill Tielman, Bombardier: Clyde...

Locations

  • Molesworth

    Military site : airfield
    Molesworth was one of the early stations used by the Eighth Air Force in the UK, first occupied by the 15th Bomb Squadron’s Douglas Bostons in June 1942. Built in 1940 and extended and improved in 1942, Molesworth is most associated with the 303rd...

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 March 2016 03:39:54 466thHistorian Created entry with caption, unit associations, person associations, place associations and aircraft associations
Sources

http://303rdbg.com/358stuermer.html

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