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Discussion in '500th BG - Saipan' started by Alex Smart, Jun 14, 2017.

  1. Alex Smart

    Alex Smart Active Member

    LOSSES

    42-24600 (500th BG) MIA Apr 7, 1945, Japan. MACR 13657
    42-24656 (500th BG) lost Dec 3, 1944. MACR 10458
    42-24657 (500th BG) lost Jan 9, 1945. MACR 10903
    42-24657 (500th BG) Lost Dec 13, 1944 MACR 10656 - 1 man, Left Blister Gunner, Sgt. August O. Renner, MIA.
    42-24660 (500th BG) lost Jan 3, 1945. MACR 10899
    42-24662 (500th BG) MIA 11/27/1944, SW Pacific. MACR 10585
    42-24687 (500th BG) MIA Japan Dec 13, 1944. MACR 10659
    42-24692 (500th BG) MIA Japan Feb 19, 1945. MACR 12500
    42-24721 (500th BG) lost Mar 8, 1945. MACR 12936
    42-69751 (500th BG) "Homing Device" lost April 4, 1945. Pacific, MACR 13765
    42-24762 (500th BG) lost Dec 18, 1944. MACR 10658
    42-24766 (500th BG) rammed by enemy fighter Jan 3, 1945. MACR 10905
    42-24785 (500th BG) MIA North Pacific Jan 23, 1945. MACR 11386
    42-24849 (500th BG, 881st BS, 'St Bernard") crashed Mar 17, 1945 when it was rammed by Japanese Tony fighter over Kobe, Japan. Two crew members survived only to be executed by the Japanese. MACR 13079.
    42-63494 (500th BG) "Z-31" lost Jan 19, 1945, North Pacific.MACR 12250
    42-65218 (500th BG, "Z-44" 883rd BS) MIA Nov 29, 1944 SW Pacific. MACR 10449
    42-93876 (500th BG) "Z-13" lost Feb 10, 1945. MACR 12058
    44-61782 (73rd BW, 500st BG, 881st BS, "Little Fellow) ended up as target at China Lake NTS. Scrapped after 1968.
    44-69666 (500th BG) "Z-11" Japan April 1, 1945. MACR 14230
    42-63486 (500th BG) "Z-7" lost May 24, 1945. MACR 14488
    44-69742 (500th BG) "Z-30" lost May 24, 1945. MACR 14489
    44-69755 (500th BG) "Z-13" MIA May 26, 1945, Pacific. MACR 14509

    Accidents Overseas

    450329 - 42-65249 - 881BS - Mock, Ernest L.
    450601 - 42-93875 - 882BS - Jackson, Donald G.
    450616 - 44-61530 - 882BS - Sasser, Willie O.
    450922 - 42-24761 - 883BS - Oswald, Norbert J.
    450523 - 42-65249 - 881BS - Mitchell, Joseph R.

    Accidents USA

    440627 - 42-6372 - 882BS - Hodge, William S.
    440711 - 42-6373 - 882BS - Shorey, Willard F.
    440804 - 42-24573 - 881BS - Taylor, Ray W.
    440829 - 42-6435 - 883BS - Mahoney, Eugene G.
    440826 - 42-24559 - 882BS - Dougherty, John E.
    440917 - 42-6379 - 883BS - Cooper, Wayne B.
    451023 - 42-65251 - 883BS - Martin, Donald G.
     

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