Geschichte der B-17 #42-30002 / Damifino aka The WAAC Hunter

Delivered Cheyenne 1/4/43; Kearney 15/4/43; Gore 17/4/43; Hamilton 28/4/43; Wendover 2/5/43; Hill 12/5/43; Wendover 19/5/43; Kearney 22/5/43; Dow Fd 31/5/43; Assigned 349BS/100BG [XR-F] Thorpe Abbotts 9/6/43; Missing in Action Schweinfurt 17/8/43 with Henry Shotland, Co-pilot: Chas Thompson, Navigator: Tom Doran, Bombardier: Bill Harrison, Flight engineer/top turret gunner: Lloyd Field, Radio Operator: Ed Kussman, Ball turret gunner: Larry Capdeville, Waist gunner: John Keegan, Waist gunner: Roy Butler (9 Prisoner of War);Tail gunner: Foster Compton (Killed in Action); enemy aircraft hit wing which caught fire, crashed Boxheierhof, SE of Burstadt, 10 miles N of Mannheim, Ger. Missing Air Crew Report 680. DAMIFINO aka THE WAAC HUNTER.

Crew 42-30002 / Damifino aka The WAAC Hunter

PositionRang/RankNameStatusBemerkung/Note
P2LTHenry P. ShotlandPOW
CP2LTCharles R. ThompsenPOW
BOMB2LTWilliam J. HarrisonPOW
ENG/TTT/SGTLloyd E. FieldPOW
ROT/SGTEdward M. KussmannPOW
BTS/SGTLawrence E. CapdevillePOW
WGS/SGTRoy L. ButlerPOW
WGS/SGTJohn J. KeeganPOW
TGS/SGTFoster ComptonKIA

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