SCREWBIRD'S GIFTS

B-17G  43-9014

CREW  ROSTER

Medals x2 x2 x2 x4 x3
CLAIMS              
Mission Pilot Co-Pilot Bombardier Navigator Flight Eng. Radioman Ball Gunner Port Waist Star. Waist Tail Gunner
Major 2nd Lt. 1st Lt. 1st Lt. MSgt. Tech Sgt. - 3rd SSgt. SSgt. SSgt. Sgt.
Miss. Flown 43 (61) 3 (5) 26 (36) 26 (36) 45 (62) 33 (46) 46 (65) 45 (64) 46 (66) 6 (9)
  New York, NY Yorktown, VA Elida, NM Buffalo, NY Raleigh, NC Lexington, MS Millington, TN Norfolk, VA San Diego, CA Juneau, AK
Brasov Ficklen, Carter Beall, Walt Robins, John Brame, Tom Chisman, Tommy Clemons, Jim Stallard, Dave Miles, Tony Owens, Chris Heyson, Larry
Verona Ficklen Beall Robins Brame Chisman Clemons Stallard Miles Owens Heyson
Vienna Mikula Ficklen Robins Brame Chisman Clemons Stallard Miles Owens LW Heyson
Ploesti Mikula Herrin, Bryan Robins Brame Chisman Clemons Stallard Miles Owens Heyson LW
Budapest Mikula Herrin Robins Brame Chisman Clemons Stallard Miles Owens Heyson
Ploesti Mikula Herrin Robins Brame Chisman Clemons Stallard Miles Owens Heyson
To be announced Mikula Herrin Slade, Bill Taylor, Jim Chisman Clemons Stallard Miles Owens Heyson

 

SPECIAL CREW ABILITIES:

Major Mikula has a +1 DRM to Landing Chart G-9 & a +1 DRM to G-10.

Captain Ficklen has a +1 DRM to Landing Chart G-9 & a +1 DRM to G-10.

Lt. Robins has +1 bomb run modifier on bomb run chart O-6.

MSgt. Chisman may make an emergency landing with a a landing modifier of -8 on Landing Charts G-9 & G-10.

TSgt. Clemons applies a -1 DRM modifier to a ditching attempt (G-10) provided the radio is operational.

 

Lucky Charms Available: Ficklen 3, Robins, Brame, Clemons, Chisman, Stallard, Miles & Owens 2

Lucky Charms earned after Brasov Mission:  Chisman (#2) and Mile (#2)

Lucky Charms earned after Vienna Mission:  Mikula (#4)

MISSION RECORD

Mission

Target City

Target Type

Bomb Run

Fw-190 Claimed/Dam

Me-109 Claimed/Dam

Me-110 Claimed/Dam

92

Brasov, Romania Oil Refinery

30

-

-

2

0

2

0

94

Verona, Italy Marshalling Yards

30

-

-

-

-

-

-

95

Vienna, Austria Oil Storage

0

2

0

1

0

-

-

96

Ploesti, Romania Oil Refinery

0

2

0

3

2

-

-

98

Budapest, Hungary Oil Refinery

0

2

0

-

-

1

0

99

Ploesti, Romania Oil Refinery

0

1 3 2 0 - -

 

Avg: 10.0%

7

3

8

2

3

0

MISSION NOTES

Mission

Notes

92

New aircraft replacements for AC#42-14189. Returned with 1 superficial damage hit (5 damage points) and no casualties.  Claims: 1 Me-109 apiece by MSgt. Chisman and SSgt. Owens and 1 Me-110s apiece by 1st Lt. Robbins and SSgt. Stallard.

94

Returned without damage or casualties.

95

Group Leader. Returned with #1 engine feathered, bomb bay door, port aileron and starboard waist MG inoperable, radio out, structural damage to both tail plane roots, numerous superficial damage throughout the aircraft (132 damage points) and 1 casualty. Claims: 2 Fw-190s by Sgt. Stallard and 1 Me-109 by 1st Lt. Brame.  Replacement: 2nd Lt. Herrin.

96

Returned with numerous superficial damage (102 damage points) and 1 light casualty.  Claims: 1 Fw-190 apiece by 1st Lt. Brame & SSgt. Owens, 1 Me-109 apiece by MSgt. Chisman and SSgt. Miles, and 1 Me-109 shared by SSgts. Stallard and Owens.

98

Returned with the Norden bombsight destroyed, structural damage to the starboard wing root, superficial damage to the nose compartment and no casualties.  Claims: 1 Fw-190 by 1st Lt. Robbins and MSgt. Chisman; 1 Me-110 by Sgt. Stallard.

98

Group Leader. Returned with #1 engine, the top and tail turrets inoperable, radio destroyed, the port outboard fuel tank leaking, fire damage on #4 engine, structural damage to both wing roots (1 each), numerous superficial damage holes and no casualties.  Claims: 1 Me-109 apiece by 1st Lt. Robins and MSgt. Chisman; 1 Fw-190 by Sgt. Heyson.  Replacements: 2nd Lts. Slade & Taylor.

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