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Page 2 of MACR 15220 about the crew on board 42-37655 which crash-landed in Raydon (the document mentions "Gravesend") on 19 March 1944 (NARA)



  • Edward Walker

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Radio Operator / Gunner
    B-17G#42-31968 'Miss Irish' returned from a mission to Marquise/Mimoyecques, France and made an emergency landing at Raydon after taking a direct hit from an 88mm in the radio room on 19 March 1944. Missing Air Crew Report - MACR 15220. ...


  • 42-31968 Miss Irish

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 11/1/44; Savannah 21/1/44; Morrison 2/2/44; Assigned 350BS/100BG [LN-D] Thorpe Abbotts 3/2/44. Battle-damaged by Flak South of Calais, France on the 19 March 1944 mission to Mimoyecques, France. 19/3/44 with Pilot John P. Gibbons, Co...


Date Contributor Update
27 August 2020 14:11:59 ED-BB Created entry with caption, person associations and aircraft associations

MACR 15520 ( - NARA )