42-97529 Dinah Might II

Object Number - UPL 21942

Delivered Cheyenne 13/12/43; Kearney 31/12/43; Presque Is 31/1/44; Assigned 728BS/452BG [9Z-Z] Deopham Green 27/1/44; Missing in Action Warnemunde 9/4/44 with Clyde Boy, Navigator: Harry Mulford, Flight engineer/top turret gunner: George Watersbroke both arms, Radio Operator: Mernie Pierce, Ball turret gunner: Tom Cody, Waist gunner: Dick Wretman, Waist gunner: Jack Weatherington,Tail gunner: Chas Hickman (8 Prisoner of War); Co-pilot: Capt Dain Wirt Grp HQ, Bombardier: Owen Quintana (2KIA-hitting bomb bay doors when baling out); enemy aircraft KOd #2, crashed Todendorf, Fehrman Is, in Baltic Sea. Missing Air Crew Report 3663. DINAH MIGHT II.

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Units served with

The insignia of the 452nd Bomb Group.
  • Unit Hierarchy: Group
  • Air Force: Eighth Air Force
  • Type Category: Bombardment

People

  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 452nd Bomb Group 728th Bomb Squadron
  • Highest Rank: Staff Sergeant
  • Role/Job: waist gunner
  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 452nd Bomb Group 728th Bomb Squadron
  • Highest Rank: Lieutenant
  • Role/Job: Pilot
  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 452nd Bomb Group 728th Bomb Squadron
  • Highest Rank: Sergeant
  • Role/Job: Ball Turret Gunner
  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 452nd Bomb Group 728th Bomb Squadron
  • Highest Rank: Sergeant
  • Role/Job: Tail Gunner
  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 452nd Bomb Group 728th Bomb Squadron
  • Service Numbers: 141165666
  • Highest Rank: Second Lieutenant
  • Role/Job: Navigator

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Events

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Other

Failed to Return (FTR)

Germany 1944-04-09

Revisions

Date25 May 2016 16:43:40
ContributorPete
Sources

452nd Bomb Group Assoc.

Date27 Sep 2014 18:41:13
ContributorAAM
Sources

Dave Osborne, B-17 Fortress Master Log / MACR 3663 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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