398th Bomb Group Missing Air Crew Report

MACR 07220

Thornton's Crew - 8 July 1944
Background
  1. 398th Mission: 8 July 1944 to Humieres-Fresnoy, France
  2. CA: Captain Kearie L. Berry, Jr.
  3. Pilot: 2nd Lt. Raymond M. Thornton
  4. Group/Squadron: 398th/601st
  5. 398th MACR 07220 - Actual
  6. 398th MACR 07220 - Transcription Not Available - See below.
  7. Crew Photo - To Be Added
  8. Berry's Crew - 601st Squadron - 20 March 1944 includes Lt. Raymond Thornton. It appears that Lt. Raymond M. Thornton took over the Berry Crew.
  9. Beckstrom's Crew with Major K.L. Berry as Command - 603rd Squadron - 21 February 1945 Includes photos of both Major Jean Miller, Major K.L. Berry, Jr. and Captain Beckstrom. Major K.L. Berry was rescued and continued his tour after the 8 July 1944 event.
  10. Operations - 603rd Squadron - 1944/1945 Lt. Kutchback, 603rd Squadron Bombardier, Major Jean B. Miller, 603rd Squadron CO, Major Kearie L. Berry, Jr., former 603rd Operations Officer, and Capt. Bishop, 603rd Operations Officer
  11. 398th Killed in Action
  12. 398th POWs
  13. Return to 398th Missing Air Crew Reports
Summary

None available as of this time.

MACR Transcription

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