42-30276 Terry and the Pirates

Delivered Cheyenne 13/5/43; Roswell 27/5/43; Smoky Hill 29/5/43; Dow Fd 2/6/43; Assigned 336BS/95BG [ET-F] Horham 15/6/43; 11m, Missing in Action La Palliace 16/9/43 with Bob Jutzi, Co-pilot: Arturo Ortega, Navigator: Tom Cronin, Bombardier: Wilbur Collins, Flight engineer/top turret gunner: Dick Fosdick, Ball turret gunner: Bill Johlen, Waist gunner: Dave Unsell, Waist gunner: Henry Elliott, Tail gunner: John Maclay (9 Prisoner of War); Radio Operator: Harvey McDonald (evaded capture); flak hit #3, followed by fire and wing broke off, crashed Ile d'Yeu, near La Pallice, Fr; Missing Air Crew Report 615. TERRY AND THE PIRATES.

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Units served with

The insignia of the 95th Bomb Group.
  • Unit Hierarchy: Group
  • Air Force: Eighth Air Force
  • Type Category: Bombardment

People

  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 95th Bomb Group 335th Bomb Squadron 336th Bomb Squadron
  • Service Numbers: O-2043680
  • Highest Rank: Second Lieutenant
  • Role/Job: Bombardier
  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 95th Bomb Group 336th Bomb Squadron
  • Service Numbers: O-678619
  • Highest Rank: Second Lieutenant
  • Role/Job: Navigator
  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 95th Bomb Group 336th Bomb Squadron
  • Service Numbers: 32286389
  • Highest Rank: Technical Sergeant
  • Role/Job: waist gunner
  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 95th Bomb Group 336th Bomb Squadron
  • Service Numbers: 32281632
  • Highest Rank: Staff Sergeant
  • Role/Job: Top Turret Gunner
  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 95th Bomb Group 336th Bomb Squadron
  • Service Numbers: 12128534
  • Highest Rank: Staff Sergeant
  • Role/Job: Ball Turret Gunner

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Events

Event Location Date Description

Other

Failed to Return (FTR)

France 16 September 1943

Revisions

Date16 May 2021 18:40:11
Contributorjmoore43
Sources

Added a space before the words "Tail gunner" in the A/C “Description” to aid clarity.

Date27 Sep 2014 18:40:28
ContributorAAM
Sources

Dave Osborne, B-17 Fortress Master Log / MACR 615 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database