MISSION LIST - 457th BOMBARDMENT GROUP

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NOTE: Each Ordered Primary Target is identified by its location, and the type of target is shown by the following abbreviations:

A/D

Air Depot

 

 

A/F

Airfield

M/Y

Marshalling Yard

C/B

Crossbow

RR

Railroads

I/A

Industrial, Aircraft

RR/Br

Railroad Bridge

I/Area

Industrial Area

S/Y

Shipyard

I/C

Industrial, Chemical

T/T

Tactical Target

I/O

Industrial, Oil

U/B

U-Boat Base

I/Ord

Industrial, Ordnance

U/Y

U-Boat Yard

I/T

Industrial, Transportation

V/W

V-Weapons

 

Mission

Date

 

A/C

Att

Att

Aircraft

Personnel

 

 

No.

1944

Ordered Primary Target

Dis

Pri

Oth

Lost

Dmgd

K/MIA

Wo'd

Rslt

    Leader

1

21 Feb

Gutersloh/LippstadtA/F

36

36

0

1

5

11

9

G

LtCol Wilson

2

22 Feb

Oschersleben I/A

18

18

0

0

1

0

0

G

LtCol Luper

3

24 Feb

Schweinfurt I/A

18

18

0

1

4

11

2

G

Capt Watson

4

25 Feb

Augsburg I/A

25

24

1

2

6

20

7

G

Capt Francis

5

2 Mar

Frankfurt M/Y

18

18

0

0

0

0

0

U

Capt Hoffman

6

3 Mar

Berlin I/A

21

0

1

0

0

0

0

P

LtCol Wilson

7

4 Mar

Berlin I/A

25

0

6

0

1

0

0

U

Capt Francis

8

6 Mar

Berlin I/A

18

0

18

2

5

20

0

G

Capt Spencer

9

8 Mar

Berlin I/A

17

17

0

0

0

0

0

G

Capt Watson

10

9 Mar

Berlin I/A

18

18

0

0

7

0

0

U

LtCol Luper

11

11 Mar

Munster M/Y

20

20

0

0

3

0

0

U

LtCol Wilson

12

13 Mar

Bac-Queriette C/B

21

0

0

0

3

0

0

O

Capt Smith

13

16 Mar

Lechfeld I/A

18

0

17

1

0

10

2

G

Capt Francis

14

18 Mar

Landsberg-Am-LechA/F

18

14

0

0

0

0

2

G

LtCol Luper

15

19 Mar

Watten C/B

24

24

0

0

5

0

0

P

Maj Hoffman

16

20 Mar

Frankfurt M/Y

18

0

0

0

4

0

0

O

Maj Spencer

17

22 Mar

Oranlenburg I/A

19

19

0

0

0

0

0

G

Maj Watson

18

23 Mar

Lippstadt A/F

26

0

25

0

3

0

0

F

ColCobb(Wng)

19

24 Mar

Schweinfurt I/T

17

17

0

0

3

0

0

U

LtCol Luper

20

26 Mar

Watten C/B

30

30

0

0

0

0

0

G

ItCol Wilson

21

27 Mar

Tours I/A

18

18

0

0

0

0

0

P

LtCol Luper

22

29 Mar

Waggum I/A

18

17

0

1

10

10

0

F

Capt Hazier

23

9 Apr

Gdynia A/F

36

24

0

3

1 1

31

6

G

LtCol Wilson

24

10 Apr

Brussels M/Y

24

24

0

0

0

0

0

G

Maj Watson

25

11 Apr

Sorau I/A

24

21

3

0

12

0

0

F

Maj Francis

26

13 Apr

Schweinfurt I/T

24

23

1

0

5

0

0

U

Maj Watson

27

18 Apr

Oranienburg I/A

24

24

0

0

0

0

0

F

Maj Spencer

28

19 Apr

Eschweig A/D

36

36

0

1

12

10

0

P

CaptEnsminger

29

20 Apr

Gorenflos C/B

36

36

0

0

0

0

0

G

Ma Hoffman

30

22 Apr

Hamm M/Y

24

0

22

0

0

0

0

G

LtCol Luper

31

24 Apr

Erding A/F

24

24

0

0

0

0

0

P

Maj Spencer

32

25 Apr

Nancy/Essey A/F

24

0

0

1

0

1 1

0

O

Maj Francis

33

26 Apr

Brunswick I/A

24

0

24

0

0

0

0

U

LtCol Luper

34

27 Apr

Zudausques C/B

24

24

0

0

0

0

0

P

Maj Watson

35

27 Apr

Nancy/Essey A/F

1 2

12

0

0

0

0

0

G

Maj Spencer

36

29 Apr

Berlin I/Area

24

24

0

0

0

0

0

U

Maj Hazier

37

30 Apr

Lyon A/F

24

24

0

0

0

0

0

G

ColCobb(Wng)

38

1 May

St Pal C/B

18

0

18

0

12

0

2

F

LtCol Wilson

39

4 May

Berlin I/Area

18

0

17

0

7

0

0

F

Maj Watson

40

7 May

Berlin I/Area

24

24

0

0

4

0

0

U

Mai\j Hoffman

41

8 May

Berlin I/Area

26

14

12

0

19

0

0

U

LtCol Luper

42

9 May

Luxembourg M/Y

18

0

18

0

0

0

0

F

Maj Smith

43

11May

Luxembourg M/Y

12

12

0

0

3

0

0

G

Maj Hazier

44

12May

Lutzkendorf I/O

24

23

0

1

7

10

0

F

LtCol Wilson

45

13May

Politz I/O

18

0

17

0

0

0

0

G

Maj Hoffman

46

19May

Berlin I/Area

36

32

4

1

7

10

0

G

LtCol Luper

47

20May

Villacoublay A/F

12

1 2

0

0

11

0

0

G

Maj Hoffman

48

22May

Kiel U/B

12

12

0

0

0

0

0

P

ColRogner(Wng)

49

23 May

Epinal/Blainville M/Y

23

13

10

0

0

0

0

G

Maj Spencer

50

24 May

Berlin I/Area

18

14

0

1

14

10

3

G

LtCol Wilson

51

25 May

Metz M/Y

21

21

0

0

6

0

0

G

Maj Watson

52

27 May

Ludwigshafen M/Y

36

33

0

3

19

31

2

F

LtCol Luper

53

28 May

Dessau I/A

31

1

13

3

12

29

5

P

Maj Hazier

54

29 May

Sorau I/A

18

18

0

0

11

0

0

G

Maj Hoffman

55

30 May

Oschersleben I/A

18

18

0

0

6

0

0

P

Maj Smith

56

31 May

Luxeill A/F

12

12

0

0

0

0

0

G

LtCol Wilson


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