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CrashID 637
Date 25-Feb-1944
Time 11.26-11.30
Location 20 Km West van Walcheren
Airplane Glen Martin Company
Type / model B-26B-35
Serial number 41-32013
Registration number TQ-P "ARKANSAS TRAVELER"
Group 387th BG USAAF
Squadron 559th BS USAAF
Base Chipping Ongar -Essex
Mission
Target Bombardementsvlucht op Venlo vliegveld
Crew Maj.Joseph H. Richardson Pilot O414402 MIA
1/Lt.William R Stewart Copilot O672245 MIA
1st Lt.Clyde T Dailey Nav O669011 MIA
Capt.John P Coburn Bomb.O729717 MIA
1/Lt. George B. Robertson Nav O441271 MIA
S/Sgt Jack E Hutchinson Gun. 14040696MIA
S/Sgt Melbourne D Hindman Gun 19073965 KIA
S/Sgt Harry R.Jr. Lambertson Eng/gun 11072004 MIA
T/Sgt Howard C.Jr.Miller Rad/Gun 14128730 MIA

MACR 2334
Cemeteries Lichaam van M.B. Hindman spoelde aan bij Brouwershaven 28 Sept 1944 Begr. Milit Begrpl.Haamstede.Later naar Neuville-en-Condroz
Brief description of the crash Sq.ldr Maj.Richardson was box-leader thence 3 crewmembers (Nav, Radio and Eng.) to ensure 100% fuction as box leader.
Homeward bound they were attacked by elements of JG 2 and 26 just after passing the Dutch coastline.