43-38283

Object Number - UPL 19243 - B-17G 43-38283 334th BS, 95th BG, 8AF USAAF.

Delivered Cheyenne 17/7/44; Kearney 25/7/44; Grenier 7/8/44; Assigned 334BS/95BG [BG-A] Horham 13/8/44; 336BS [ET-A]; with D.L. Pearson force landed Laon, Fr 30/12/44;42m, Missing in Action Ruhland 17/3/45 with Irwin Vermillion, Co-pilot: John Gunvordahl, Navigator: Bill Geil, togg-Bill Riemondi, Flight engineer/top turret gunner: Ray Gorman, Radio Operator: Chas Wellington, Ball turret gunner: Perry Davis, Waist gunner: Bob Brown,Tail gunner: Noah Carriker (9 Returned to Duty); gas leak and mech fault, crash landed Neustadt, Ger. Crew all returned; Missing Air Crew Report 13111.

flown by the Judy crew on 2 of their 19 missions

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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 336th Bomb Squadron
  • Highest Rank: First Lieutenant
  • Role/Job: Bombardier
  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 95th Bomb Group 334th Bomb Squadron
  • Highest Rank: Staff Sergeant
  • Role/Job: Ball Turret Gunner
  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 95th Bomb Group 334th Bomb Squadron
  • Highest Rank: Sergeant
  • Role/Job: waist gunner
  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 95th Bomb Group 334th Bomb Squadron
  • Highest Rank: Technical Sergeant
  • Role/Job: Top Turret Gunner ; Flight Engineer
  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 95th Bomb Group 334th Bomb Squadron
  • Highest Rank: Sergeant
  • Role/Job: Ball Turret Gunner

Places

Missions

  • Date: 17 March 1945

Events

Event Location Date Description

Crashed

Failed to Return (FTR)

Neustadt, Germany 1945-03-17 - 1945-03-17 Missing in Action Ruhland 17/3/45. Cause - gas leak and mechanical fault, crash landed Neustadt, Germany. (Crew all returned RTD); Missing Air Crew Report MACR 13111.

Crashed

Laon, France 1944-12-30 Force landed Laon, France 30/12/44. Pilot Lt D L Pearson.

Revisions

Date18 May 2022 12:35:47
ContributorAl_Skiff
Sources

AAM DB Entry.

Date24 Jan 2021 20:14:56
ContributorRayWells
Sources

added connections

Date1 Dec 2015 15:27:10
ContributorAl_Skiff
Sources

AAM DB Entry.

Date27 Sep 2014 18:41:26
ContributorAAM
Sources

Dave Osborne, B-17 Fortress Master Log / MACR 13111 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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