42-3076

Delivered Denver 3/2/43; Morrison 12/3/43; Assigned 367BS/306BG [GY-H] Thurleigh 20/4/43;
Battle damaged Kassel 28/7/43 with Woodrow Thomas, Co-pilot: J.G. Parks, Navigator: Harry McCaleb, Bombardier: Joe Lukens, Flight engineer/top turret gunner: Alex Heybourne, Radio Operator: Francis Palmer, Ball turret gunner: Ed DeByer, Waist gunner: Ernie Henderson, Waist gunner: Marcel St Louis, Tail gunner: Jim Harris (10 Returned to Duty); crash landed RAF Hawkinge, Kent, UK, caught fire and burnt; Salvaged. Written off 31/1/44.

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  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 306th Bomb Group The Reich Wreckers 367th Bomb Squadron
  • Highest Rank: Staff Sergeant
  • Role/Job: Ball Turret Gunner
  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 306th Bomb Group The Reich Wreckers 367th Bomb Squadron
  • Highest Rank: Staff Sergeant
  • Role/Job: Tail Gunner
  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 306th Bomb Group The Reich Wreckers 367th Bomb Squadron
  • Service Numbers: 38259045
  • Highest Rank: Staff Sergeant
  • Role/Job: waist gunner
  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 306th Bomb Group The Reich Wreckers 367th Bomb Squadron
  • Service Numbers: 15101646
  • Highest Rank: Technical Sergeant
  • Role/Job: Top Turret Gunner
  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 306th Bomb Group The Reich Wreckers 367th Bomb Squadron
  • Service Numbers: O-734363
  • Highest Rank: First Lieutenant
  • Role/Job: Bombardier

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Crashed

Hawkinge, Folkestone CT18, UK 28 July 1944

Revisions

Date12 Sep 2016 15:19:58
ContributorLucy May
Sources

Added connections from existing information in aircraft biography.

Date27 Sep 2014 18:40:33
ContributorAAM
Sources

Dave Osborne, B-17 Fortress Master Log