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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 89770
Last updated: 27 May 2020
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Date:12-JUL-1944
Time:11:50
Type:Silhouette image of generic B17 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing B-17G Flying Fortress
Owner/operator:385th BGp /550th BSqn USAAF
Registration: 42-102606
C/n / msn: 8108
Fatalities:Fatalities: 9 / Occupants: 10
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Wolwelange -   Luxembourg
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Great Ashfield (UK)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Hit by 42-31917 (Capt. White). Mission: to bomb the city of Munich in Germany.

Call letter K (Kilo). Crew: 1/Lt. McDonald, pilot - killed; Sgt. Robert P. McPherson - rescued by members of the Belgian Maquis

Sources:

https://385bg.com/index.html
JF Baugher
- MACR 7489


Images:


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
01-Feb-2011 14:22 ThW Added
01-Feb-2011 14:26 ThW Updated
01-Sep-2011 12:33 Uli Elch Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Phase, Source, Narrative]
23-Jan-2012 04:01 Nepa Updated [Time, Operator, Source, Narrative]
08-Oct-2012 03:02 Uli Elch Updated [Operator, Source, Narrative]
05-Apr-2013 16:13 Nepa Updated [Operator]
31-Mar-2020 09:57 Reno Raines Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Operator]

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