MIA Aircraft


Missing 452nd Bombardment Group (Heavy) aircraft on 1944-12-31:

AIRCRAFT (dates may be UK-style: dd/mm/yy)
#42-31348 - B-17G
 GroupSquadronSq CodeA/C Code
 452BG728BS
NameSWING SHIFT BABY
MIA1944-12-31 - MACR #: 11230
Notes42-31348 Delivered: Cheyenne 26/10/43; Walla Walla 7/11/43; Assigned: 728BS/452BG Deopham Green 6/1/44; 729BS; MIA Misburg 31/12/44 Pilot: Don Ferguson, Lou Weissman, Fred Casad, George Napier (4KIA); George Warder, Collins Morrison, Lou Watkins, Bill Hof, Ken Sommerville (5POW); Enemy aircraft, crashed Rhade, Germany. MACR 11230. SWING SHIFT BABY.
SourceB-17 Master Log - Dave Osbourne
#43-37644 - B-17G
 GroupSquadronSq CodeA/C Code
 452BG728BS
NameFEATHER MERCHANT
MIA1944-12-31 - MACR #: 11231
Notes43-37644 Delivered: Cheyenne 8/5/44; Hunter 21/5/44; Dow Fd 4/6/44; Assigned: 728BS/452BG Deopham Green 7/6/44; 729BS; MIA Misburg 31/12/44 Pilot: Vince Segers, Dave Harrison, Tony Morbeto, John Dieball, Bill Bruns, Mike Zahn, Everett Malcolm (7POW); Lew Carpenter, George Pierson (2KIA); Enemy aircraft, crashed Hamburg, Germany. MACR 11231. FEATHER MERCHANT.
SourceB-17 Master Log - Dave Osbourne
#43-37673 - B-17G
 GroupSquadronSq CodeA/C Code
 452BG728BS
MIA1944-12-31 - MACR #: 11232
Notes43-37673 Delivered: Cheyenne 10/5/44; Hunter 21/5/44; Dow Fd 4/6/44; Assigned: 728BS/452BG Deopham Green 7/6/44; MIA Misburg 31/12/44 Pilot: Kasimer Traynelis, Bill Howe, Duane Mowry, Paul Basye, Jim Laws, Bob Stauffer, Stewart Livingston, Ralph Tetu (8POW); Henry Bouma (KIA); Enemy aircraft, crashed Tauenbrueck, Germany. . MACR 11232.
SourceB-17 Master Log - Dave Osbourne