Mission 027 (4 Mar 1944) Berlin, Germany

Target Type: Industrial Area – Abort

 

Mission 27 Notes: 447-A Lead Gp 4th B Wing; 447-B Low Gp 4th B Wing

A Group

Lead Squadron: Not Indicated

Larson, W. B. 42-31530  
McGuire, H. A. 42-31719 slated 910
Tigh, W. P. 42-39865 ABORT Feathered prop
Greenwell, W. R. 42-32096 ABORT Ball Turret won’t elevate
Perkins, C. A. 42-31154  
Goetz, W. B. 42-37910 slated 624 ABORT Oxy out

Low Squadron: Green / 709th BS

Nance, E. T. 42-31902  
Sizer, J. C. 42-31208 ABORT Heating Equip out
Johnson, P. W. 42-31519  
Leach, C. T. 42-39882  
Lowry, F. A. 42-31124  
Johnson, W. H. 42-31161  

B Group

Lead Squadron: Red / 710th BS

Rowland, D. 42-38164  
Guynn, A. H. 42-97484  
Marcy, C. H. 42-31169 ABORT Landing gear
Leavitt, G. N. 42-31210 ABORT High Oil temp
Morrison, H. A. 42-31217 Landed at East Church
Johnson, K. A. 42-31191 ABORT #2 Eng

High Squadron: Yellow / 708th BS

LaGasse, V. H. 42-31104 ABORT #2 Eng
Geyer, P. D. 42-31165 MISSING
Herdic, C. W. 42-31188 ABORT could not find formation
Eastman, T. F. 42-31918  
Hughes, H. T. 42-38085  
Socolofsky, A. R. 42-37854 ABORT could not find formation
Hitchcock, W. H. 42-38039 ABORT #1 Eng
Pauling, H. S. 42-31156  
Rozmus, H. A. 42-37868 ABORT Oxy out

Low Squadron: Blue / 711BS

Duke, E. L. 42-37842 ABORT Oxy out
Hoffmeister, G. E. 42-31206  
Anderson, J. M. 42-31155 CRASHED (friston?)
Huckins, W. C. 42-31092  
Leigh, R. H. 42-97501  
Hudson, W. C. 42-38052 ABORT not enough gas