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42-94878 Lovely Ann

B-24H-20-FO

 

MISSION LIST

 

Mission #10 June 6, 1944 42-94878 L/Q 391BS Meyer  

Mission #13 June 7, 1944 42-94878 L/Q 391BS Cliff; Airborne Spare

Mission #14 June 11, 1944 42-94878 L/Q 391BS Becker (incorrectly listed as 4828)

Mission #15 June 12, 1944 42-94878 L/Q 18BS Paulnock (Airborne spare)

Mission #16 June 14, 1944 42-94878 L/Q 391BS Daniels

Mission #19 June 20, 1944 42-94878 L/Q 391BS Whited

Mission #22 June 24, 1944 42-94878 L/Q 18BS Dees

Mission #25 June 25, 1944 42-94878 L/Q 7BS Whited (Airborne spare)

Mission #26 June 27, 1944 42-94878 L/Q 391BS Whited

Mission #28 June 29, 1944 42-94878 L/Q Barbera (ground spare)

Mission #29 July 2, 1944 42-94878 L/Q 391BS Whited

Mission #30 July 6, 1944 42-94878 L/Q 391BS Richart

Mission #32 July 8, 1944 42-94878 L/Q 391BS Whited

Mission #33 July 9, 1944 42-94878 L/Q Lundeen (Airborne spare)

Mission #34 July 12, 1944 42-94878 L/Q 391BS Whited

Mission #35 July 14, 1944 42-94878 L/Q Beyer (Airborne spare)

Mission #36 July 17, 1944 42-94878 L/Q 391BS Whited

Mission #41 July 24, 1944 42-94878 L/Q 391BS Whited

Mission #42 July 25, 1944 42-94878 L/Q 391BS Whited

Mission #44 July 27, 1944 42-94878 L/Q 391BS Whited

Mission #45 July 28, 1944 42-94878 L/Q 391BS Paulnock

Mission #46 July 29, 1944 42-94878 L/Q 391BS Whited

Mission #47 July 31, 1944 42-94878 L/Q 18BS Whited

Mission #48 August 1, 1944 42-94878 L/Q 391BS Whited

Mission #49 August 2, 1944 42-94878 L/Q 391BS Whited

Mission #50 August 3, 1944 42-94878 L/Q 391BS Whited

Mission #51 August 4, 1944 42-94878 L/Q 18BS Richart

Mission #52 August 5, 1944 42-94878 L/Q 391BS Richart

Mission #53 August 6, 1944 42-94878 L/Q (scheduled for Richart but replaced)

Mission #54 August 7, 1944 42-94878 L/Q 391BS Nigg

Mission #58 August 13, 1944 42-94878 L/Q 391BS Whited, R. H.

Mission #59 August 14, 1944 42-94878 L/Q 391BS Whited, R. H.

Mission #62 August 18, 1944 42-94878 L/Q 391BS Whited, R.H.

Mission #63 August 24, 1944 42-94878 L/Q 7BS McCage

 

MISSION DETAILS

                       May 29, 1944 42-94878

Arrived from Eye at 2318 hours.

 

Mission #10 June 6, 1944 42-94878 L/Q 391BS Meyer

Took off at 0238 hours.

Flew Deputy Lead, position 1-2 in 3rd Squadron.

Carried 12 500 lb bombs. Brought all bombs back to base.

No damage reported.

Landed 1047 hours.

#3 generator out. Inspected and replaced.

Meyer, C. R. (P)                    2 Lt

Haggins, E. C. (CP)              2 Lt

Sawtell, R. R. (B)                   2 Lt

Krull, P. J. (E)                        T/Sgt

Mollion, J. V. (R)                  T/Sgt

Reissen, M. J. (G)                 S/Sgt

Harju, A. (NG)                       S/Sgt

Harris, A. C. (TG)                 S/Sgt

Proctor, I. M. (BG)                S/Sgt

 

Mission #13 June 7, 1944 42-94878 L/Q 391BS Cliff; Airborne Spare

Took off at 1713 hours.

Flew as Airborne Spare.

Carried 12 500 lb GP bombs. Brought all bombs back.

Slight damage reported.

Landed at Little Waldon.

Cliff (P)

Presh (CP) (an add on from crew #63)

Stutts (N)

Tallichet (B)

Hammond (R)

Given (E) (an add on from crew #63)

Drahnak (G)

Jackson (G)

Moore (G)

 

Mission #14 June 11, 1944 42-94878 L/Q 391BS Becker

Took off at 0514 hours.

Flew position 1-3 in Lead Squadron.

Carried 24 250 lb GP bombs. Brought back all bombs to base due to 10/10 cloud coverage of target.

No battle damage reported.

Landed 1057 hours.

Becker (P)

Anderson (CP)

F/O Schaber (N) (a write in)

Kearney (R)

Morrisree (E)

Williams (BG) (from crew 63)

Avery (TG)

Seelhurst (NG)

Hinchee (G)

 

Mission #15 June 12, 1944 42-94878 L/Q 18BS Paulnock (Airborne spare)

Took off at 0532 hours.

Flew as an Airborne spare. Flew the mission, taking up position 4-4 in a Squadron, probably the Lead Squadron.

Carried 24 250 lb bombs. Dropped on the Primary at 0911 hours from 22,000 feet.

No damage reported.

Landed 1111 hours.

Paulnock (P)

Baskin (CP)

Barseth (N)

Bartels (B)

Wollacott (R)

Filliman (E)

McCarthy (BG)

Johnson (TG)

Melcher (NG)

Labuda, S. J. (G)  (a write-in)

 

Mission #16 June 14, 1944 42-94878 L/Q 391BS Daniels

Took off at 0320 hours.

Flew position 4-1 in Lead Squadron.

Carried 52 100 lb bombs. Dropped on secondary target at 0755 hours from 20,000 feet.

No battle damage reported.

Landed 0929 hours.

Daniels (P)

Bagus (CP)

Terry (B)

Coletta (R)

McLennon (E)

Wiley (BG)

Iverson (TG)

Bennett (NG)

Brannon (G)

 

                       June 17, 1944 42-94878 L/Q Fandel

Took off at 1647 on a local flight.

Landed at 1708.

 

                      June 17, 1944 42-94878 L/Q Hanson

Took off on a flight to Manston.

No landing time shown.

 

Mission #19 June 20, 1944 42-94878 L/Q 391BS Whited

Took off at 1812 hours.

Flew position 4-2 in Group D (391st)

Carried 52 100 lb GP bombs. Dropped on the Secondary at 2104 hours from 22,600 feet.

No battle damage reported.

Landed 2233 hours.

No Crew Loading List available.

 

                       June 22, 1944 42-94878 L/Q Baker

Took off at 1415 hours for a flight to Honington.

No landing time recorded.

 

                       June 23, 1944 42-94878 L/Q Whited

Took off at 1659 on a local flight.

Landed 1737 hours.

 

Mission #22 June 24, 1944 42-94878 L/Q 18BS Dees

Took off at 0432 hours

Flew in High Squadron.

Carried 52 100 lb bombs. Dropped on the Primary at 0817 hours from 22,500 feet.

Minor damage reported.

Landed 1017 hours

Dees (P)

Dozier (CP)

Wrightsman (N)

McBee (B)

Lattin (R)

Aldrich (E)

Walch (BG)

Hosack (TG)

Fondren (NG)

Werner (G)

 

Mission #25 June 25, 1944 42-94878 L/Q 7BS Whited, R. H.

Took off at 1547 hours.

Flew as Airborne Spare.

Carried 6 1000 lb bombs. Brought all bombs back to base.

No damage reported.

Landed 1920 hours. No sortie.

Whited (P)

Brown (CP)

Parsons (N)

Smith (B)

Hughes (R)

Jones (E) (an add on)

Barnes (BG)

Szewc (TG)

Emberton (NG)

Rossow (G)

 

Mission #26 June 27, 1944 42-94878 L/Q 391BS Whited

Took off at 1525 hours.

Was to fly position 3-2 in the only Squadron flying that day (391st)

Carried 10 500 lb bombs. Brought all bombs back to base. Could not find the formation.

No damage reported.

Aborted.

Landed 1927 hours.

Whited (P)

Brown (CP)

Parsons (N)

Smith (B)

Hughes (R)

Jones (E) (an add on)

Emberton (BG)

Szewc (TG)

Rossow (NG)

Barnes (G)

 

Mission #28 June 29, 1944 42-94878 L/Q Barbier (ground spare)

Listed with 4th Squadron but crew is not named on the crew loading list and no crew number is shown.

 

Mission #29 July 2, 1944 42-94878 L/Q 391BS Whited

Took off at 1025 hours.

Flew position 4-2 in Group C, with target of Montloois Ferme.

Carried 18 250 lb GP bombs. Dropped on the Primary at 1351 hours from 22,200 feet.

No damage reported.

Landed 1525 hours.

Whited (P)

Brown (CP)

Parsons (N)

Smith (B)

Hughes (R)

Jones (E) (a write-in)

Emberton (BG)

Szewc (TG)

Rossow (NG)

Barnes (G)

 

Mission #30 July 6, 1944 42-94878 L/Q 391BS Richart

Mission #32 July 8, 1944 42-94878 L/Q 391BS Whited

Mission #33 July 9, 1944 42-94878 L/Q Lundeen (Airborne spare)

Mission #34 July 12, 1944 42-94878 L/Q 391BS Whited

Mission #35 July 14, 1944 42-94878 L/Q Beyer (Airborne spare)

Mission #36 July 17, 1944 42-94878 L/Q 391BS Whited

Mission #41 July 24, 1944 42-94878 L/Q 391BS Whited

Mission #42 July 25, 1944 42-94878 L/Q 391BS Whited

Mission #44 July 27, 1944 42-94878 L/Q 391BS Whited

Mission #45 July 28, 1944 42-94878 L/Q 391BS Paulnock

Mission #46 July 29, 1944 42-94878 L/Q 391BS Whited

Mission #47 July 31, 1944 42-94878 L/Q 18BS Whited

Mission #48 August 1, 1944 42-94878 L/Q 391BS Whited

Mission #49 August 2, 1944 42-94878 L/Q 391BS Whited

Mission #50 August 3, 1944 42-94878 L/Q 391BS Whited

Mission #51 August 4, 1944 42-94878 L/Q 18BS Richart

Mission #52 August 5, 1944 42-94878 L/Q 391BS Richart

Mission #53 August 6, 1944 42-94878 L/Q (scheduled for Richart but replaced)

Mission #54 August 7, 1944 42-94878 L/Q 391BS Nigg

Mission #58 August 13, 1944 42-94878 L/Q 391BS Whited, R. H.

Mission #59 August 14, 1944 42-94878 L/Q 391BS Whited, R. H.

Mission #62 August 18, 1944 42-94878 L/Q 391BS Whited, R.H. Major damage

Mission #63 August 24, 1944 42-94878 L/Q 7BS McCage (Major battle damage)