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Narrative - Official Air Force Mission Description

Mission Reports

Notes: Recalled: weather
381st Bomb Group Mission report #2source: 381st Bomb Group web page http://www.381st.org/

Non-Combat Accident Reports

381st Bomb Group Accident report
source: 381st Bomb Group web page http://www.381st.org/
Aircraft: B-26B (#41-31632).
Organization: 552BS / 386BG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Wendt, Jerold A.
Notes: take off accident.
Location: Earls Colne, Essex England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 5
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
Aircraft: Lysander III (#V9496).
Organization: 2031GF / of .
Pilot: Clark, Garth E.
Notes: crashed due to engine failure.
Location: Goxhill, Lincolnshire England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 5
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
Aircraft: P-47D (#42-7913).
Organization: / 495FTG of Atcham, Shropshire.
Pilot: Yochim, Frederick A.
Notes: taxiing accident.
Location: Atcham, Shropshire England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/

Mission Stats (Targets, Aircraft, Casualties, etc.)

Mission "8th AF Bomber Command Mission 66"
Villacoublay and Bernay St. Martin in France
June 23, 1943

Notes: Recalled: weather

Primary source for mission statistics: Mighty Eighth War Diary by Roger A. Freeman

 
Aircraft
Sent
Aircraft
Effective
Bomb TonnageEnemy
Aircraft
X-P-D
Enemy
Aircraft
(on gnd)
X-P-D
USAAF
Aircraft
X-E-D
USAAF
Personnel
KIA-WIA-MIA
Notes
1801800.00-0-00-0-00-1-022-0-0381BG aircraft blew up at base, 22 killed plus 1 British civilian
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Mission Targets

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VILLACOUBLAY, FRANCE
Airfield
140 A/Cphotos (3)
BERNAY, FRANCE
St. Martin Airfield
40 A/C
Aircraft Groups

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1ST BOMBARDMENT DIVISION
303BG
305BG
306BG
351BG
379BG
381BG
384BG
91BG
92BG
2ND BOMBARDMENT DIVISION
3RD BOMBARDMENT DIVISION
OTHER (IX AF, HQ, etc)
Aircraft Losses

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1ST BOMBARDMENT DIVISION
2ND BOMBARDMENT DIVISION
3RD BOMBARDMENT DIVISION
OTHER (IX AF, HQ, etc)