88th Bombardment Group (H)

Missions & Statistics

Miss #

Mission Date

Target City

Target

Tonnage Dropped % in Target Sorties Losses/ Scrapped Casualties

 KIA-WIA-POW-MIA

E/A Claims

Dest/Dam/Confirm

1 14 December 1943 Reggio Emilia, Italy Marshalling Yards 45.0 27.8% 18 0/1 10 14 0 0 28 31 4
2 16 December 1943 Sofia, Bulgaria Marshalling Yards 28.0 28.1% 18 3/0 33 22 8 0 46 42 2
3 20 December 1943 Athens, Greece Airfield 32.0 24.1% 22 3/1 17 17 13 7 41 40 5
4 26 December 1943 Rimini, Italy Marshalling Yards 55.0 27.3% 22 1/0 2 7 7 2 14 24 1
5 28 December 1943 Pola, Italy Dock Yards 52.5 26.0% 21 2/0 14 11 0 0 20 27 3
6 29 December 1943 Ferrara, Italy Marshalling Yards 55.0 21.3% 23 0/0 7 18 0 0 30 29 5
7 30 December 1943 Padua, Italy Marshalling Yards 55.0 19.4% 25 2/0 28 14 0 0 40 44 8
8 4 January 1944 Turin, Italy Ball Bearings 48.0 21.5% 27 1/0 15 24 0 0 50 45 6
9 8 January 1944 Piraeus, Greece Dock Yards 44.0 26.4% 23 2/2 21 24 0 0 29 40 5
10 10 January 1944 Brod, Yugoslavia Marshalling Yards 50.0 20.0% 21 0/1 7 26 0 0 21 40 3
11 11 January 1944 Sofia, Bulgaria Marshalling Yards 38.0 22.1% 22 1/0 14 24 0 0 39 40 7
12 12 January 1944 Fiume, Italy Oil Refinery 60.0 23.0% 25 0/1 7 25 0 0 27 34 6
13 14 January 1944 Guidonia, Italy Airfield 57.0 25.8% 19 0/0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
14 15 January 1944 Florence, Italy Marshalling Yards 47.5 16.3% 24 3/1 27 18 0 0 32 35 3
15 16 January 1944 Prato, Italy Marshalling Yards 52.5 33.6% 24 0/1 2 11 0 0 19 30 3
16A 17 January 1944 Klagenfurt, Austria Airfield 15.0 19.2% 6 0/0 3 4 0 0 21 11 2
16B 17 January 1944 Klagenfurt, Austria Aircraft Factory 40.0 14.6% 19 2/0 15 15 10 0 33 30 7
17 18 January 1944 Florence, Italy Marshalling Yards 60.0 24.2% 24 0/0 4 12 0 0 27 33 6
18 19 January 1944 Centocelle, Italy Airfield 57.0 16.6% 19 0/0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
19 20 January 1944 Ciampino, Italy Airfield 60.0 30.8% 20 0/0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
20 21 January 1944 Parma, Italy Marshalling Yards 55.0 25.6% 24 3/0 35 25 4 0 58 46 8
21 22 January 1944 Frascati, Italy Marshalling Yards 57.0 22.7% 19 0/0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
22 23 January 1944 Pontecorvo, Italy Bridge 54.0 17.2% 18 0/0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
23 24 January 1944 Vrattsa, Bulgaria Marshalling Yards 40.0 30.3% 21 1/1 6 22 3 6 38 53 7
24 27 January 1944 Aviano, Italy Airfield 36.0 26.7% 19 0/0 3 6 0 0 17 25 2
25 28 January 1944 Verona, Italy Marshalling Yards 47.5 20.8% 20 1/0 2 3 8 0 24 20 6
26 29 January 1944 Pisa, Italy Marshalling Yards 45.0 26.1% 19 0/0 2 16 0 0 27 35 4
27 30 January 1944 Villaorba, Italy Airfield 42.5 14.7% 17 0/0 8 14 0 0 25 41 8
28 31 January 1944 Klagenfurt, Austria Airfield 45.0 17.8% 21 3/0 33 12 7 0 31 59 4
29 9 February 1944 Milan, Italy Marshalling Yards 38.0 24.6% 21 1/0 5 22 7 1 34 39 8
30 14 February 1944 Verona, Italy Marshalling Yards 47.5 22.1% 21 0/1 5 20 0 0 28 35 3
31 15 February 1944 M. Cassino, Italy Ground Troops 51.0 33.5% 17 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
32 17 February 1944 Campoleone, Italy Ground Troops 54.0 35.7% 17 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
33 22 February 1944 Regensburg, Ger. Aircraft Factory 34.0 21.8% 23 4/0 18 25 26 0 52 56 3
34 25 February 1944 Klagenfurt, Austria Airfield 37.5 23.3% 19 2/0 13 13 0 0 46 46 8
35 2 March 1944 Velletri, Italy Ground Troops 57.0 17.9% 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
36 3 March 1944 Rome, Italy Marshalling Yards 57.0 15.2% 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
37 7 March 1944 Wiener-Neustadt, Aus. Aircraft Factory 47.5 20.8% 21 1/1 20 31 1 0 49 59 10
38 11 March 1944 Padua, Italy Marshalling Yards 45.0 33.1% 19 0 0 13 0 0 26 32 2
39 18 March 1944 Udine, Italy Airfield 47.5 36.5% 20 2/0 6 11 9 6 46 47 3
40 19 March 1944 Klagenfurt, Austria Airfield 35.0 25.7% 20 5/1 29 16 23 0 29 27 5
41 22 March 1944 Verona, Italy Marshalling Yards 40.0 22.8% 20 1/0 7 13 3 0 18 18 5
42 28 March 1944 Reggio Emilia, Italy Marshalling Yards 50.0 25.3% 20 1/0 4 7 9 0 20 14 7
43 29 March 1944 Linz, Austria Aircraft Factory 47.5 31.0% 23 1/0 2 18 10 0 42 32 8
44 31 March 1944 Sofia, Bulgaria Marshalling Yards 40.0 24.8% 23 4/0 25 13 12 5 39 39 6
45 2 April 1944 Steyr, Austria Ball Bearings 32.0 24.4% 24 3/3 24 25 10 0 35 36 5
46 3 April 1944 Budapest, Hungary Aircraft Factory 38.0 24.5% 21 4/2 10 17 27 1 39 41 5
47 4 April 1944 Bucharest, Romania Marshalling Yards 38.0 32.7% 22 7/1 13 14 54 3 69 59 5
48 5 April 1944 Nis, Yugoslavia Marshalling Yards 52.5 30.2% 22 1/0 2 14 8 2 36 40 4
49 7 April 1944 Treviso, Italy Marshalling Yards 52.5 28.3% 23 2/0 4 8 7 0 27 35 3
50 12 April 1944 Vienna, Austria Aircraft Factory 50.0 17.0% 23 4/1 38 19 11 0 59 53 4
51 13 April 1944 Gyor, Hungary Aircraft Factory 45.0 40.9% 21 1/0 13 14 7 1 38 32 4
52 15 April 1944 Ploesti, Romania Marshalling Yards 28.0 20.5% 18 4/3 37 20 18 1 46 58 5
53 16 April 1944 Belgrade, Yugoslavia Munitions 42.5 26.7% 19 1/0 5 9 10 0 20 20 1
54 17 April 1944 Belgrade, Yugoslavia Marshalling Yards 40.0 27.2% 17 1/0 7 22 5 0 21 28 3
55 23 April 1944 Wiener-Neustadt, Aus. Aircraft Factory 37.5 31.0% 18 1/0 7 23 0 0 27 35 2
56 24 April 1944 Ploesti, Romania Marshalling Yards 32.0 19.7% 22 3/0 14 26 7 0 64 80 4
57 28 April 1944 Piombino, Italy Steel Works 45.0 14.4% 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
58 29 April 1944 Toulon, France Naval Base 47.5 15.5% 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
59 30 April 1944 Milan Italy Marshalling Yards 40.0 28.8% 18 2/2 13 18 13 0 26 29 2
60 5 May 1944 Ploesti, Romania Marshalling Yards 30.0 20.4% 19 3/2 32 24 6 0 57 30 2
61 6 May 1944 Brasov, Romania Aircraft Factory 30.0 18.3% 20 5/1 18 24 36 0 52 54 5
62 7 May 1944 Bucharest, Romania Marshalling Yards 36.0 24.2% 21 2/0 14 34 16 1 53 69 5
63 10 May 1944 Wiener-Neustadt, Aus. Aircraft Factory 42.5 22.9% 17 1/0 5 19 8 0 28 38 2
64 12 May 1944 Piombino, Italy Marshalling Yards 45.0 20.0% 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
65 13 May 1944 Cesena, Italy Marshalling Yards 47.5 25.3% 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
66 14 May 1944 Ferrara, Italy Marshalling Yards 47.5 20.5% 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
67 19 May 1944 Rimini, Italy Marshalling Yards 57.0 22.4% 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
68 22 May 1944 Avezzeno, Italy Marshalling Yards 54.0 27.6% 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
69 24 May 1944 Wiener-Neustadt, Aus. Aircraft Factory 50.0 30.2% 22 3/0 29 22 1 9 43 56 2
70 26 May 1944 St. Etienne, France Marshalling Yards 45.0 20.0% 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
71 27 May 1944 Avignon, France Marshalling Yards 45.0 29.7% 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
72 29 May 1944 Wollersdorf, Aus. Aircraft Field 50.0 30.2% 20 1/0 29 22 1 9 20 16 4
73 30 May 1944 Zagreb, Yugoslavia Marshalling Yards 55.0 28.4% 22 0 4 18 0 0 34 36 3
74 31 May 1944 Ploesti, Romania Oil Refinery 44.0 22.0% 24 4/2 33 38 13 4 89 121 9
75 4 June 1944 Antheor, France Marshalling Yards 36.0 24.4% 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
76 5 June 1944 Vado, Italy Rail Bridge 36.0 27.6% 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
77 6 June 1944 Belgrade, Yugoslavia Marshalling Yards 48.0 19.0% 24 0 2 15 0 0 25 40 3
78 7 June 1944 Leghorn, Italy Dock Yards 45.0 18.6% 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
79 8 June 1944 Pola, Italy Sub Pens 55.0 20.0% 24 2 11 9 7 0 16 18 4
80 9 June 1944 Munich, Germany Aircraft Depot 34.0 32.6% 21 2 17 17 0 0 26 31 3
81 10 June 1944 Mestre, Italy Marshalling Yards 50.0 21.5% 22 1 7 3 3 0 20 13 4
82 13 June 1944 Munich, Germany Aircraft Industry 38.0 18.7% 22 4 28 21 9 0 41 37 TBD
83 14 June 1944 Budapest, Hungary Oil Refinery 42.0 24.0% 23 4 30 20 14 0 57 46 TBD
84 16 June 1944 Vienna, Austira Oil Refinery 52.5 24.3% 24 4 30 15 11 1 30 41 TBD
85 22 June 1944 Fornova di Taro, Italy Marshalling Yards 45.0 26.1% 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
86 23 June 1944 Ploesti, Romania Oil Refinery 38.0 8.4% 23 4/2 21 23 29 0 72 75 TBD
87 25 June 1944 Sete, France Port Facilities 36.0 0% 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals   1569 37939 3829.0 24.2% 1701 116/31 879 1102 461 58 2244 2487 274

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