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This MACR is associated with B-24H-1-FO 42-7473 392BG/579BS that crashed on take off from Wendling, UK on 6-Mar-44. The aircraft had a full bomb load. It hit a tree and crashed…

Image, found in Missing Air Crew Reports, WWII: Page 12179 · 05 Mar 2014 You

Observer 2LT Frank F. Davis, O-681027 was also aboard this aircraft. Confirmed from War Department records and American Battle Monuments Commission, listed as MIA on Tablets of…

Image, found in Missing Air Crew Reports, WWII: Page 2 · 06 Feb 2014 You

Observer, TSGT Slate, Irven G., 6984772, tagged along as an observer. He was assigned to Headquarters Squadron 8th Air Force. His remains were never recovered but he us listed as…

Image, found in Missing Air Crew Reports, WWII: Page 6 · 06 Feb 2014 You

2LT Edwards, Robert H. was not the pilot but a photographer. Ref. WOM at Ardennes AMerican Cemetery. Pilot was 1LT Reynolds, Jerome B., O-727775.

Image, found in Missing Air Crew Reports, WWII: Page 922 · 28 Jan 2014 You

RWG SSGT Louis Lujan was taken POW, held at Stalad Luft 3, Sagan-Silesia, Poland moved to Nuermberg-Langwasser, RMC 24-May-45.

Image, found in Missing Air Crew Reports, WWII: Page 2 · 15 Jan 2014 You

This MACR has Bombardier, 2LT Kenneth E. Russell as being evacuated to the US. In fact, he is listed on the Tablets of the Missing at Henri-Chapelle American Cemetery at…

Image, found in Missing Air Crew Reports, WWII: Page 2 · 15 Jan 2014 You

The tail number indicated on this MACR 42-29963 is incorrect. It should be 42-29983. This information was verified by the grandson of the LWG SSGT Hubert A. Goss and records of…

Image, found in Missing Air Crew Reports, WWII: Page 16 · 22 Oct 2013 You

The NARA POW record for TSGT Joseph T. Fitch, Jr. has his serial number as 38310101, which is correct.

Image, found in Missing Air Crew Reports, WWII: Page 14 · 10 Sep 2013 You

Command Pilot CAPT. Magnus G. Bolken was either captured or escaped, but no POW record or E&E Report could be located. However, by his own statement he returned to the US.

Image, found in Missing Air Crew Reports, WWII: Page 12 · 10 Sep 2013 You

2LT RObert L. Sunderland actually served as the Tail Gunner on this aricraft. Some of the ineterrogationn reports, as well as the E&E report of SSGT Francis G. Sanford claim that…

Image, found in Missing Air Crew Reports, WWII: Page 2 · 10 Sep 2013 You

This MACR belgons to B-24H, 41-28664, 466BG/785BS, MIA 11-May-44.

Image, found in Missing Air Crew Reports, WWII: Page 3312 · 01 Sep 2013 You

2LT SIMON - Evaded, E&E 704. 2LT RUSSELL - Evaded, E&E 828. 1LT REITMEIER - Evaded, E&E 1999. CAPT MEAD - Evaded, E&E 2638. TSGT DUMENSNIL - POW Stalag Luft 4 RMC 28-Mar-46. TSGT…

Image, found in Missing Air Crew Reports, WWII: Page 16 · 30 Aug 2013 You

You can read the citation on his CMOH at this site: http://www.cmohs.org/recipient-detail/3004/smith-maynard-h.php

Spotlight: SSgt. Maynard H. Smith, WWII, Ball Turret... · 27 Aug 2013 You

MACR annotated in error. Tail Gunner, SGT Mooney was taken POR, RMC 7-JUN-45. Waist Gunner, SGT Henderson and Radio Operator SSGT Heddleson both evaded capture and RTD 8-AUG-44.…

Image, found in Missing Air Crew Reports, WWII: Page 16 · 16 Aug 2013 You

The name of the Ball Turret Gunner is LOCKMAN, Billy T, 6945078, KIA, Ardennes American Cemetery, Plot B, Row 40, Grave 43, Purple Heart.

Image, found in Missing Air Crew Reports, WWII: Page 7 · 12 Aug 2013 You

This aircraft was assgined to the 392 Bomb Group, 578 Bomb squadron at the time of this incident. It made a crash landing at Gravesend, England upon its return from…

Image, found in Missing Air Crew Reports, WWII: Page 2861 · 10 Aug 2013 You

The 381st BG had 3 B-17G aircraft MIA on this mission. They were 34-31980 MACR 5990; 42-38194 MACR 5992; and 42-97174 MACR 5993.

Image, found in Missing Air Crew Reports, WWII: Page 2 · 01 Jul 2013 You

B-17G 42-31980 381BG/532BS was MIA on the 21-JUN-44 mission as CORRECTLY documented on MACR 5990. The penciled notation of "31490" made to this MACR is INCORRECT. B-17G 42-31490…

Image, found in Missing Air Crew Reports, WWII: Page 2 · 01 Jul 2013 You

This aricraft sustained mechanical problems over the North Sea on the way to the target. Pilot made the decision to turn back towarrds England. The weather was extremely bad, and…

Image, found in Missing Air Crew Reports, WWII: Page 2 · 06 Jun 2013 You

Apparently no official MACR was made to document this loss. The page viewed here is the German record. This documents the loss of P-47D, 42-74638, "Nashville Belle", 356FG/360FS…

Image, found in Missing Air Crew Reports, WWII: Page 8 · 30 Mar 2013 You