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Page 1 of the missing air crew report for plan 41-24588, mislabelled in the report as 42-24588, but with the correct crew.



  • Joseph Carter

    Military | Captain | Pilot
    Shot down 8 March 1943 in B-17F 41-24588 [WF:A] 'Carter and His Little Pills', 305BG/364BS while serving as Pilot. Aircraft ditched into the English Channel on return from bombing the railroad marshalling yards at Rennes, France. The entire crew...


  • 41-24588 Carter and His Little Pills

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    B-17F-27-BO 41-24588 [WF-A] "Carter and His Little Pills" was assigned to the 364BS/305BG at Presque Isle, Maine 19-Oct-42; Grafton Underwood 25-Oct-42; Missing in Action 8-Mar-43. Aircraft was on a mission to bomb the railroad marshalling yards at...


Date Contributor Update
24 May 2020 16:49:44 davisjaron Created entry with collection, caption, person associations and aircraft associations

This document was originally found on and is a United States Army Air Forces report.