Geschichte der
B-17 #42-39943 / Lassie Come Home

Delivered Long Beach 13/10/43; Gr Island 31/10/43; Assigned 612BS/401BG [SC-F] Deenethorpe 2/1/44; Missing in Action Berlin 7/5/44 with Browning Grimmett, Co-pilot: John Leach, Bombardier: Chas Koontz, Flight engineer/top turret gunner: John Platt, Radio Operator: Wilbur Lauer, Ball turret gunner: John Spiotti, Waist gunner: Calvin Yeager, Waist gunner: Roscoe Humphrey,Tail gunner: Bill Slaughter (9 Killed in Action); Navigator: Ray Haines (Prisoner of War); flak, crashed Hohnebostel, seven miles SE of Celle, Ger; Missing Air Crew Report 4587. LASSIE COME HOME.

Crew 42-39943 / Lassie Come Home

PositionRang/RankNameStatusBemerkung/Note
P2LTBrowning G. GrimmettKIA
CP2LTJohn R. Leach Jr.KIA
BOMB2LTCharles G. KoontzKIA
ENG/TTS/SGTJohn W. PlattKIA
ROS/SGTWilbur C. LauerKIA
BTSGTJohn SpiottiKIA
WGSGTCalvin E. YeagerKIA
WGSGTRoscoe C. HumphreyKIA
TGSGTWilliam J. SlaughterKIA

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