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Missing 384th Bombardment Group (Heavy) aircraft on 1943-08-16:

Dates may be UK-style: dd/mm/yy

#42-5797 - B-17F

 GroupSquadronSq CodeA/C Code
 384BG335FS
MIA1943-08-16 - MACR #: 295
Notes42-5797 Delivered: Long Beach 3/2/43; Rapid City 17/2/43; Brookley 28/3/43; Morrison 10/4/43; Assigned: 335BS/95BG Alconbury 24/4/43; Transferred: AFSC 5/43, then 546BS/384BG [BK-E] Grafton Underwood 7/8/43; MIA Le Bourget 16/8/43 Pilot: Dave McGowan, Co-Pilot: Leonard Rughman, Engineer / Top Turret Gunner: Sid Grinstein, Radio Operator: Ladislaw Koves, Ball Turret Gunner: Matt Coody, Waist Gunner: Ed Ohe (6POW); Tail Gunner: Jim Murray (1KIA); Navigator: John Dougherty, Bombardier: John Heald, Waist Gunner: Bob Sheets (3EVD); shot down by Enemy aircraft after crew bailed, crashed near Ramboville, Fr. MACR 295.
SourceB-17 Master Log - Dave Osbourne