42-31128 MOHAWK

B-17G-1-BO 42-31128

709th SQ

Photo October 27, 1943 at Harvard AAB

 

Lost to flak over Lutzkendorf, July 20, 1944, crashed Teutleben, Germany.

 

 

Delivered Dallas 23/9/43; Harvard 8/10/43; Assigned 94BG Rougham 19/11/43; transferred 709BS/447BG Rattlesden /44; Missing in Action Lutzkendorf 20/7/44 with Gustavus Millere, Co-pilot: Don Erwin, Navigator: Dick O’Donnell, Ball turret gunner: John Scott, Waist gunner: Joel Wilson,Tail gunner: Reo Scott (6 Prisoner of War); Bombardier: Lew Martner, Flight engineer/top turret gunner: Frank Witek, Radio Operator: Roger Potwin (3 Killed in Action); flak set two engines alight, crashed Teutleben, Ger. Missing Air Crew Report 1769 (?7547).

 

 


HARVARD ; FTR Merseberg 7/20/44 w/Miller; flak, cr Teutleben, Ger; 3KIA 6POW (B&P, FFS, I)

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