43-37848 Scrappy Mike

Object Number - UPL 36258 - Photo du Scrappy Mike qui m'a été remise par la petite nièce du Sergent Hartline seul survivant du crash qui a eu lieu le 13 août 1944 en France...

Delivered Cheyenne 29/5/44; Kearney 8/6/44; Dow Fd 27/6/44; Assigned 326BS/92BG [JW-S] Podington, a PFF, 16/7/44; Missing in Action Battle support area 13/8/44 with Larry Brechbill, Co-pilot: Ray Schultz, Navigator: Dave Vance, Bombardier: Tom Crosby, Flight engineer/top turret gunner: Tom Nickols, Radio Operator: Frank Vondrich, Ball turret gunner: Ray Thompson,Tail gunner: Jim Sands (8 Killed in Action); Waist gunner: Max Hartline (Returned to Duty); flak, crashed St Claire-de-Halouze, SW of Flers, near Evreux, Fr; Missing Air Crew Report 8078. SCRAPPY MIKE.

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People

  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 92nd Bomb Group Fame's Favoured Few 326th Bomb Squadron
  • Service Numbers: 35152754 / O-761232
  • Highest Rank: Second Lieutenant
  • Role/Job: Pilot
  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 92nd Bomb Group Fame's Favoured Few 326th Bomb Squadron
  • Service Numbers: 19112042 / O-762626
  • Highest Rank: First Lieutenant
  • Role/Job: Bombardier
  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 92nd Bomb Group Fame's Favoured Few 326th Bomb Squadron
  • Service Numbers: 39917230
  • Highest Rank: Sergeant
  • Role/Job: Waist Gunner
  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 92nd Bomb Group Fame's Favoured Few 326th Bomb Squadron
  • Service Numbers: 6556174
  • Highest Rank: Staff Sergeant
  • Role/Job: Top Turret Gunner
  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 92nd Bomb Group Fame's Favoured Few 326th Bomb Squadron
  • Service Numbers: 35324835
  • Highest Rank: Staff Sergeant
  • Role/Job: Tail Gunner

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Event Location Date Description

Delivered

Cheyenne AAF, WY 29 May 1944 Delivered Cheyenne AAF 29-May-44.

Assigned

Podington, UK 16 July 1944 Assigned to 326BS, 92BG, 8AF USAAF.

Crashed

Failed to Return (FTR)

Evreux, France 13 August 1944 Missing in Action Battle support area 13-Aug-44 with Brechbill crew; flak, crashed St Claire-de-Halouze, SW of Flers, near Evreux, Fr; MACR 8078

Revisions

Date9 Feb 2020 16:40:18
ContributorAl_Skiff
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MACR 8078

Date28 Oct 2018 12:53:37
Sources

Merged with duplicate entry to include details from:
- User https://www.americanairmuseum.com/user/40320 . Photo du Scrappy Mike qui m'a été remise par la petite nièce du Lieutenant Hartline faisant parti de l'équipage lors du crash et seul survivant.

Aéro-mémoire 39/45 petit musée se trouvant à Couterne dans L'Orne ( France) possède des morceaux du B17. Je possède la photo de l'avion mets je ne sais pas comment faire pour la mettre sur le site

Date28 Oct 2018 09:08:59
ContributorJEAN MARC
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Voici le nom de l'avion B 17 "SCRAPPY MIKE"

Date27 Sep 2014 18:41:24
ContributorAAM
Sources

Dave Osborne, B-17 Fortress Master Log / MACR 8078 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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