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Casualty Report for 42-3031 "Nitemare" 324th BS, 91st BG

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Units

  • 91st Bomb Group The Ragged Irregulars

    91st Bomb Group The Ragged Irregulars

    Group
    The 91st Bombardment Group (Heavy) was activated at Harding Field, Louisiana on 15-April-1942 and went to MacDill Field, Florida for the first phase of training from 16-May-1942 to 25-June-1942. The Group was then assigned to 2nd Air Force at Walla...

  • 324th Bomb Squadron

    324th Bomb Squadron

    Squadron
    Home of the Memphis Belle

People

  • Vernon Brack (second from left)

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Co-Pilot
    Shot down 26 July 1943 in B-17 #423031 'Nightmare. ' Prisoner of War (POW). POW

  • Byron Brunty

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Right Waist Gunner, Waist Gunner
    Shot down 26 July 1943 in B-17 #423031 'Nightmare. ' Prisoner of War (POW). POW

  • Robert Cadilek (far right)

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Bombardier, Flight Engineer; Top Turret Gunner
    Shot down 26 July 1943 in B-17 #42-3031 'Nightmare'. Killed in Action (KIA).

  • George Guy

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Navigator
    Shot down 26 July 1943 in B-17 #42-3031 'Nightmare', Killed in Action (KIA).

  • George Johnson

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Top Turret Gunner
    Shot down 26 July 1943 in B-17 #42-3031 'Nightmare', Prisoner of War (POW).

  • John Monahan

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Radio Operator, Radio Operator Gunner
    Shot down 26 July 1943 in B-17 #423031 'Nightmare. ' Killed in Action (KIA).

  • Charles Murray

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Tail Gunner
    Shot down 26 July 1943 in B-17 #423031 'Nightmare. ' Prisoner of War (POW). POW

  • Robert Oyler

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Ball Turret Gunner
    Shot down 26 July 1943 in B-17 #42-3031 'Nightmare', Killed in Action (KIA).

  • David Ramsey

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Left Waist Gunner, Waist Gunner
    Shot down 26 July 1943 in B-17 #42-3031 'Nightmare', Prisoner of War (POW). POW

  • James Rendall (left)

    Military | Lieutenant | Pilot
    Shot down 26 July 1943 in B-17 #42-3031 'Nightmare', Prisoner of War (POW). POW

Aircraft

  • 42-3031 Nitemare

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 20/1/43; Assigned 324BS/91BG [DF-F] Bassingbourn 19/4/43; Missing in Action Hamburg 26/7/43 with Jim Randall, Co-pilot: Vernon Brack, Flight engineer/top turret gunner: George Johnson, Waist gunner: Dave Ramsey, Waist gunner: Byron...

Missions

  • VIII Bomber Command 77

    26 July 1943
    The German rubber industry at Hannover, Germany and the U-Boat shipyards at Hamburg, Germany are the primary focus of this mission. In addition, a German ship convoy and targets of opportunity at Wilhelmshaven and Wesermunde are bombed. The first...

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
23 June 2021 00:08:46 acbernstein1 Created entry with caption, unit associations, person associations, place associations, aircraft associations and mission associations
Sources

http://www.91stbombgroup.com/scrapbook_memories/nitemare_officers.html

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