The 96th Bomb Group flew B-17 Flying Fortresses to targets across occupied Europe from May 1943 to April 1945. ...
Attacked by fighters on a mission to Berlin and on the return flight with two engines out, B-17F #42-30412 'Mischief Maker II' crashed SSE of Brussels, Belgium on 4 Mar 1944. Evaded (EVD).
B-17 Flying Fortress
Plane Mischief Maker II entered combat approximately Jun43 under command of Capt V.L. Iverson after the original Mischief Maker was damaged beyond repair. After this crew completed 25 missions Maj. Iverson was retained for HQ USSTAF, the crew...
|Born||Cleveland, Ohio, USA||22 December 1912|
|Evaded||Germany||4 March 1944|
|Died||28 March 1965|
|08 December 2020 19:33:22||patootie||Changes to events|
|27 September 2014 18:10:40||AAM||AAM ingest|
Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 3425 / MACR 3425, Losses of the 8th & 9th Air Forces; Snetterton Heath pg 90 & 117 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database