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Casualty Report

Casualty Report from September 15, 1943

Detail

MACR: 00645

Target: Paris, France (Renault Works)

Base: Thorpe Abbotts, Norfolk, England

Crash: Crashed near Clermont Olse. France after sustaining damage from E/C in the Paris area.

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

Aircraft

Aircraft #: 42-3452

Aircraft Type: B-17F

Aircraft Name: Unnamed A/C

Aircraft Code: LN-Z

Pilot: Lt Arthur M. Vetter | O-795862

POS: P

Status: Evaded

State: State N/A

Notes: No notes on this crewmember

Copilot: Lt Donald G. Smith | O-741943

POS: CP

Status: Evaded

State: State N/A

Notes: No notes on this crewmember

NAV: Lt Wendell K. McConnaha | O-734944

POS: NAV

Status: KIA

State: Nebraska

Notes: Buried - Netherlands (C-1-11). McConnaha actually died on December the 10th, 1943 - thought to have been lost in the Pryness Mountains on the escape route. He had evaded capture.

BOM: Lt James G. Bormuth | O-676542

POS: BOM

Status: Evaded

State: State N/A

Notes: No notes on this crewmember

ROG: TSgt John M. Wagner | 33237317

POS: ROG

Status: Evaded

State: State N/A

Notes: No notes on this crewmember

TTE: TSgt Orval L. Parsons | 3533680

POS: TTE

Status: POW

State: State N/A

Notes: Wounded - hospitalized by the Germans

BTG: SSgt Edward W. Fontaine | 31172594

POS: BTG

Status: Evaded

State: State N/A

Notes: No notes on this crewmember

RWG: SSgt Hobart C. Trigg | 16073581

POS: RWG

Status: Evaded

State: State N/A

Notes: No notes on this crewmember

LWG: SSgt Edward M. Daly | 32560807

POS: LWG

Status: Evaded

State: State N/A

Notes: No notes on this crewmember

TG: SSgt Warren G. Lush | 37461810

POS: TG

Status: Evaded

State: State N/A

Notes: No notes on this crewmember

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

Notes on this report  N/A