Geschichte der
B-17 #42-30047 / Sweeter Girl

Delivered Cheyenne 3/4/43; Kearney 15/4/43; Hill 5/5/43; Wendover 10/5/43; Kearney 21/5/43; Dow Fd 28/5/43; Assigned 350BS/100BG [LN-Q] Thorpe Abbotts 2/6/43; Missing in Action Munster 10/10/43 with Rich Atchison, Co-pilot: Willard Secor, Navigator: Ken Baron, Bombardier: Sol Goldstein, Flight engineer/top turret gunner: Russ Bennett,Tail gunner: Van Write (6 Prisoner of War); , Radio Operator: Elder Lisch, Ball turret gunner: Clarry Coombs, Waist gunner: Westley Field, Waist gunner: Elliott Preble (4 Killed in Action); hit by wreckage of B-17 & Me 109, crashed Schirl-Beverstrang, four miles E of Ostberven, near Munster, Ger. Missing Air Crew Report 1031. SWEATER GIRL.

Details 42-30047 / Sweeter Girl

Wurde von Wrackteilen der explodierten B-17 #42-30723 ‚Sexy Suzy Mother of Ten‘ aka ‚Holy Terror‘ beschädigt und von Me 109 abgeschossen.

Crew 42-30047 / Sweeter Girl

PositionRang/RankNameStatusBemerkung/Note
P1LTRichard B. AtchisonPOW
CP2LTWillard SecorPOW
BOMB2LTSol GoldsteinPOW
ENG/TTT/SGTRussell W. BennettPOW
ROT/SGTElder E. LischKIA
BTS/SGTClarence A. CoombsKIA
WGS/SGTElliot O. PrebleKIA
WGS/SGTWestley M. FieldKIA
TGS/SGTVan T. WrightPOW

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