7/4/1945 Plane Transport (Greenland)
B.J. Radzevich
42-32087 - Ain't Misbehavin' (862nd BG)

While tranporting plane and crews back to the states, this B-17F left Lagens, heading for Newfoundland. Pilot reported #3 engine out, losing altitude. Aircraft ditched in North Atlantic. 4 rescued, 15 missing (KIS).

PersonStatusRole
Benjamin J. RadzevichKISPilot
Leo H. HarshRTDCo-Pilot
John L. PentneyKISNavigator
Robert B. BrubakerKISBombardier
John W. BakerKISRadio Operator
Ernest B. RileyRTDTop Turret/Engineer
John W. SwartzRTDBall Turret Gunner
Harold H. DigmanKISWaist Gunner
James R. StarrKISTail Gunner
Charles R. TaylorKISOn Board - Observer
Edward J. MichalowskiKISOn Board - Observer
Frank A. BonczarKISOn Board - Observer
Harold F. GranholmKISOn Board - Observer
Herbert E. AutenreithKISOn Board - Observer
James W. GreenKISOn Board - Observer
Joseph P. GuestKISOn Board - Observer
Kenneth E. ZellersKISOn Board - Observer
Leonard H. JanneyKISOn Board - Observer
Robert C. LuebbersRTDOn Board - Observer