Richard J RothMilitary ROLL OF HONOUR
Back row, left to right:
F. W. Baxter, tail gunner
W. M. Swaney, radio operator gunner
F. D. Greenlaw, flight engineer
R. H. Blansit, top turret gunner
B. L. Hunter, radio operator gunner
C. H. Hill, waist gunner
R .J. Roth, bombardier
L. A. LaCasse, pilot
H. A. Heuser, co-pilot
H. J. Zorn, navigator
Sent through to the American Air Museum by Charlie Penick, a friend of Leo LaCasse.
On a mission to Wilhelmshaven on 3 Feb 1944, B-17G #42-39938 collided with another aircraft over the North Sea . Killed in Action (KIA).
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Units served with
|3 February 1944|
|Star City, Indiana, USA|
Killed in Action (KIA)
|English Channel||3 February 1944|
Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 2197 / MACR 2197, 8th AF Losses / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database