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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 51463
Last updated: 7 September 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic B17 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing B-17F-25-DL Fortress
Owner/operator:381th BGp /533th BSqn USAAF
Registration: 42-3101
MSN: 8037
Fatalities:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 10
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Rozenburg, Zuid-Holland -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:RAF Ridgewell /AAF Sta.167
Destination airport:
'Man O' War' was hit by Flak units 4./665 (gemischte Flak-Abteilung 665 (v)) and 4./428 (schwere Flak-Abteilung 428 (o)) prior to bombing, and was attacked by Fw 190A's. Disintegrated in mid-air.
The aircraft was on a bombing mission to Gilze-Rijen airfield.

Call Sign: MS-T
Pilot 1st Lt. O.H. Koenig O-726257 USAAF Survived POW
Co-Pilot 2nd Lt. J.L. Mangarpan jr. O-524546 USAAF Survived POW
Navigator 1st Lt. L.L. Spivey O-733482 USAAF Survived POW
Bombardier 2nd Lt. E.T. O'Loughlin O-670222 USAAF Survived POW
Engineer T/Sgt. L.I. Perkins 18015613 USAAF Survived POW
Radio Operator T/Sgt. R. Chester 35319510 USAAF Survived POW
Air gunner S/Sgt. W.J. Buran 35376557 USAAF Margraten J-3-19
Air gunner S/Sgt. W.G. Jones 16052382 USAAF Margraten H-17-17
Air gunner S/Sgt. A.L. Everett 12098350 USAAF Margraten J-3-11
T Gunner S/Sgt. E.A. Sabourin 11091670 USAAF USA


JF Baugher

Revision history:

17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
01-Sep-2011 09:08 Uli Elch Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Phase, Source, Narrative]
09-Aug-2018 09:59 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
19-Dec-2019 21:12 Nepa Updated [Operator, Operator]
31-Mar-2020 20:28 Reno Raines Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Operator]

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