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Chapman crew

 

Mission List

 

Mission #150 March 23, 1945 44-8282 B/V 7BS Chapman

Mission #151 March 24, 1945 43-38367 E/L 7BS Chapman

Mission #152 March 26, 1945 44-6296 E/R 7BS Chapman             Landed in France

Mission #155 March 31, 1945 44-8282 B/V 7BS Chapman

Mission #158 April 5, 1945 44-6465 E/O 7BS Chapman Landed elsewhere.

 

CREW #7; 4th Squadron

Mission #172 May 2, 1945 44-8829 H/B 391BS Chapman (PFF)

Mission #173 May 3, 1945 44-8829 H/B 7BS Chapman (PFF)

Mission #175 May 6, 1945 44-8731 H/H 18BS Chapman

 

Mission and Crew Details

 

Mission #150 March 23, 1945 43-38391 E/J  (scheduled for Chapman but replaced)

Mission #150 March 23, 1945 44-8282 B/V 7BS Chapman

Mission #151 March 24, 1945 43-38367 E/L 7BS Chapman

Mission #152 March 26, 1945 44-6296 E/R 7BS Chapman             Landed in France

Mission #155 March 31, 1945 44-8282 B/V 7BS Chapman

Mission #158 April 5, 1945 44-6465 E/O 7BS Chapman Landed elsewhere

 

CREW #7; 4th Squadron

 

Mission #172 May 2, 1945 44-8829 H/B 391BS Chapman (PFF)

Took off 1136 hours from hardstand #9.

Flew position 1-1, Lead of D Squadron.

Dropped 90 cases of 10 in 1 rations at 1344 hours from 350 feet.

Landed 1526 hours.

Chapman (P)

Drennan (CP)

Reid (Command Pilot)

Livingston (N)

Reynolds (MO)

Ford (B)

Dawson (R)

Jans (E)

Wotten (X)

Bryant (X)

Stovall (X)

 

Mission #173 May 3, 1945 44-8829 H/B 7BS Chapman (PFF)

Took off 0859 hours from hardstand #9.

Dropped 3 sets of Br. rations at 1009 hours from 400 feet.

Landed 1126 hours.

Chapman (P)

Drennan (CP)

Reid (Command Pilot)

Livingston (N)

Reynolds (MO)

Ford (B)

Dawson (R)

Jans (E)

Woodham (X)

Sale (X)

Smith (X)

 

Mission #175 May 6, 1945 44-8731 H/H 18BS Chapman

Took off 1408 hours from hardstand #9.

Flew Lead of 18th Squadron second group to Drop Zone #2.

Dropped 3 sets of rations at 1501 hours from 400 feet.

Landed 1609 hours.

Chapman (P)

Drennan (CP)

Simmons (Command Pilot)

Livingston (N)

Ford (B)

Dawson (R)

Jans (E)

Cherry (G)

(Additional passengers, if any, are not listed.)

 

43-37960 Unknown name

B-17G-75-BO

June 21, 1945 Returned to US Bradley

Flown to US by Chapman crew #48-34. (Microfilm reel BO115, p.1478)

Chapman, Karl L Jr.                              1Lt          O-836580                Pilot                        1091 B-17 Pilot

Drennan, William C.                             2Lt          O-930383                Co-Pilot                  1091 B-17 Pilot       

Livingston, Dale W.                            2Lt          O-2075242              Nav                         1034 Navigator

Ford, James L.                                       1Lt          O-739460                Bomb                      1035

Dawson, Garth D.                                 T/Sgt      36680818                Radio Op               757 Radio Operator- Mechanic-Gunner

Jans, Vernon L.                                     T/Sgt      17047203                Engr                        748

Cherry, Harry C.                                   S/Sgt      36863398                Gunner                   611

Safer, Raymond A.                               S/Sgt      38239692                Gunner                   612

Wilkerson, Marvin O.                          Sgt          34924081                Gunner                   612

Turek, Mitchell C.                                S/Sgt      11071147                Crew Chief             750

Stewart, James A.                                 Capt        O-1166387              Passenger              1091 B-17 Pilot

Underwood, Lawrence D.                   1Lt          O-698056                Passenger              1035

Yarbrough, Ward A.                            Cpl          38583164                Passenger              612

Stockman, Jacob E.                              Sgt          34385781                Passenger              747

Lentner, George W.                             Sgt          37271541                Passenger              060

Yale, Rynear H.                                     Sgt          32385389                Passenger              060

Hawkins, Clarence C.                           Cpl          38430413                Passenger              590

Breslin, Joseph E.                                 Cpl          39102423                Passenger              405 Clerk-Typist

Blake, Richard E.                                  Sgt          31184126                Passenger              747

Squire, Billy E.                                      Cpl          39283603                Passenger              911