Richard G. Saalfield

S/Sgt
KIA
Waist Gunner
334
37474758
9

KIA - 12/31/1944 on Mission to Hamburg, Germany in Aircraft 42-97215 (Scooter). Pilot Lt. Reed crash-landed the plane near Lauenbrueck near Hanover, Germany with Morgan Heafey and Hyman Spencer still aboard. Saalfeld parachuted out of the plane and may have been captured and killed by locals.

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Missions

 MissionAircraftCrewStatusPOSCall SignSquadronMACR
Crew11/26/1944 Gutersloh (Germany)43-38660 - (B-17G)S.D. ReedSortie WG W334
Crew12/5/1944 Berlin (Germany)42-31939 - Spook Six (B-17G)S.D. ReedSortie WG J336
Crew12/16/1944 Stuttgart (Germany)42-107201 - Worrybird (B-17G)S.D. ReedSortie WG J334
Crew12/24/1944 Biblis (Germany)42-97215 - Scooter (B-17G)S.D. ReedSortie WG N334
Crew12/25/1944 Badmunster (Germany)43-38660 - (B-17G)S.D. ReedSortie WG W334
Crew12/28/1944 Coblentz (Germany)42-102447 - El's Belles (B-17G)S.D. ReedSortie WG A334
Crew12/29/1944 Frankfurt (Germany)43-38551 - (B-17G)S.D. ReedSortie WG L334
Crew12/30/1944 Kassel (Germany)42-102447 - El's Belles (B-17G)S.D. ReedSortie WG A334
Crew12/31/1944 Hamburg (Germany)42-97215 - Scooter (B-17G)S.D. ReedLost WG N33411368

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