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Casualty Report

Casualty Report from July 29, 1944

Detail

MACR: 07809

Target: Merseburg, Germany

Base: Thorpe Abbotts, Norfolk, England

Crash: Damaged by flak and destroyed by enemy fighters 30 km south of Merseburg

Squadron: 350th BS - 100th BG(H)

Aircraft

Aircraft #: 42-31537

Aircraft Type: B-17G

Aircraft Name: Randie Lou

Aircraft Code: LN-S

Pilot: 1Lt William T. Fitzroy | O-755538

POS: P

Status: POW

State: State N/A

Notes: Bailed out successfully

Copilot: 1Lt Robert Dykeman | O-755534

POS: CP

Status: KIA

State: California

Notes: Shot near Haale/Saale on 30 July 44 while attempting to escape. Re-interred Ardennes HH-5-113 - Final Internment - USA

NAV: 2Lt Floyd F. Hartman | O-808050

POS: NAV

Status: POW

State: State N/A

Notes: Bailed out successfully

BOM: TSgt Floyd O. Douglas | 32383566

POS: BOM

Status: KIA

State: New York

Notes: Buried in Cemetery of Hassenhausen - moved to Ardennes DD-6-129 - Final Internment - USA

ROG: TSgt Carmine V. Roberto | 15322527

POS: ROG

Status: KIA

State: State N/A

Notes: Killed in the initial fighter attack. Initially buried in Cemetery at Hassenhausen - moved to Lorraine (Plot unknown) Final Internment in Grafton National Cemetery - USA

TTE: TSgt Ira L. Arnold | 38338409

POS: TTE

Status: KIA

State: Texas

Notes: Re-interred in Lorraine (Plot unknown) - Final internment - El Paso, Texas - USA

BTG: SSgt Bernard L. Spragg | 33301833

POS: BTG

Status: POW

State: State N/A

Notes: Successfully bailed out

RWG: Sgt Frank W. Buschmeier | 35683437

POS: RWG

Status: POW

State: Ohio

Notes: Successfully bailed out

LWG: N/A First, MI, Suffix Last Name | 00000000

POS: LWG

Status: MIA/KIA

State: State N/A

Notes: No notes on this crewmember

TG: Sgt Joseph P. O'Donnell | 12085108

POS: TG

Status: POW

State: State N/A

Notes: Successfully bailed out

EX1: N/A First, MI, Suffix Last Name | N/A

POS: N/A

Status: N/A

State: State N/A

Notes: No notes on this crewmember

EX2: N/A First, MI, Suffix Last Name | N/A

POS: N/A

Status: N/A

State: State N/A

Notes: No notes on this crewmember

Crew Notes

Notes on this crew N/A

Report Notes

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