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S/SGT  Raymond L. BRIDGES

UNIT: 418th BOMB Sqdn POSITION: WG
SERIAL #: 38305984 STATUS: KIA
MACR: 03016 CR: 03016

Comments1: 6 MAR 44 BERLIN (EXP)

COMMENTS & NOTES

MEMO 1:

CREW

2ND LT ZEB KENDALL JR.                  P KIA 06 MAR 44 BERLIN
2ND LT EDWIN J. LOUGHRAN          CP KIA 06 MAR 44 BERLIN
2ND LT WILLIAM R. THORPE JR.    NAV KIA 06 MAR 44 BERLIN
2ND LT CLIFFORD L. GOWEN       BOM KIA 06 MAR 44 BERLIN
S/SGT LEMAN E. TUTOR             ROG KIA 06 MAR 44 BERLIN
S/SGT MELVIN A. HICKMAN         TTE KIA 06 MAR 44 BERLIN
SGT REGINALDO AGUILA            BTG KIA 06 MAR 44 BERLIN
SGT MATTHEW G. AVEN JR.      RWG KIA 06 MAR 44 BERLIN
SGT RAYMOND L. BRIDGES           WG KIA 06 MAR 44 BERLIN
SGT VICTOR STOFFREGEN          TG KIA 06 MAR 44 BERLIN

418TH SQDN.. CREW, AS ABAOVE, JOINED THE 100TH ON 22 FEB 44 AND MUST HAVE BEEN LOST ON EITHER THEIR FIRST OF SECOND MISSION.

AIRCRAFT 42-30278, UNNANMED WAS SHOT DOWN DURING FIGHTER ATTACK NEAR HASELUENNE AT APPROX 1200 HOURS.  THERE WERE NO SURVIVORS.

 MACR #3016, Microfiche #1020

 Exact cause and location of the loss of this  aircraft is unknown..

Date Crew Nbr Mission Nbr Last Name Initial Rank Position Aircraft Nbr Target
3/3/1944 34 122 STOFFREGEN V. SGT TG 91 BERLIN
3/3/1944 34 122 KENDALL Z. LT P 91 BERLIN
3/3/1944 34 122 LOUGHRAN E.J. LT CP 91 BERLIN
3/3/1944 34 122 THORPE W.H. LT NAV 91 BERLIN
3/3/1944 34 122 GOWEN C.L. LT BOM 91 BERLIN
3/3/1944 34 122 TUTOR L.E. T/SGT ROG 91 BERLIN
3/3/1944 34 122 HICKMAN W.A. S/SGT TTE 91 BERLIN
3/3/1944 34 122 AGUILA R. SGT BTG 91 BERLIN
3/3/1944 34 122 AVEN M.C. S/SGT RWG 91 BERLIN
3/3/1944 34 122 PRIDGES R.L. SGT LWG 91 BERLIN

3/4/1944 34 123 PRIDGES R.L. SGT LWG 278 BERLIN
3/4/1944 34 123 AVEN M.C. S/SGT RWG 278 BERLIN
3/4/1944 34 123 AGUILA R. SGT BTG 278 BERLIN
3/4/1944 34 123 HICKMAN W.A. S/SGT TTE 278 BERLIN
3/4/1944 34 123 TUTOR L.E. T/SGT ROG 278 BERLIN
3/4/1944 34 123 GOWEN C.L. LT BOM 278 BERLIN
3/4/1944 34 123 THORPE W.H. LT NAV 278 BERLIN
3/4/1944 34 123 LOUGHRAN E.J. LT CP 278 BERLIN
3/4/1944 34 123 KENDALL Z. LT P 278 BERLIN
3/4/1944 34 123 STOFFREGEN V. SGT TG 278 BERLIN

3/6/1944 34 124 GOWEN C.L. LT BOM 278 BERLIN
3/6/1944 34 124 STOFFREGEN V. SGT TG 278 BERLIN
3/6/1944 34 124 PRIDGES R.L. SGT LWG 278 BERLIN
3/6/1944 34 124 AVEN M.C. S/SGT RWG 278 BERLIN
3/6/1944 34 124 AGUILA R. SGT BTG 278 BERLIN
3/6/1944 34 124 TUTOR L.E. T/SGT ROG 278 BERLIN
3/6/1944 34 124 THORPE W.H. LT NAV 278 BERLIN
3/6/1944 34 124 LOUGHRAN E.J. LT CP 278 BERLIN
3/6/1944 34 124 KENDALL Z. LT P 278 BERLIN
3/6/1944 34 124 HICKMAN W.A. S/SGT TTE 278 BERLIN

MEMO 2:

KIA / MIA / EVA / INT INFORMATION:

TARGET: Berlin DATE: 1944-03-06  
AIRCRAFT: "Sly Fox" (42-30278) CAUSE: EAC & Explosion  

BURIAL INFORMATION

PLOT: B ROW: 42  
GRAVE: 44 CEMETERY: Ardennes, Neuville-en-Cond, Belgium  
ID: 535