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The Fritschel Crew


Crew Listing of B-29 Aircraft Tail Number 43-65312
43rd Sqdn., 29th BG., 314th Wing, 20th AF., N. Field, Guam, 1944/1945

Number on Plane: 0-33
Original Name on Plane: Ingrid
Any Other Name on Plane: Battlin Boomerang
City Name on Plane: "City of Sweetwater"
Date of Plane Arrival on Guam: Feb 1945
MACR: #14284
Accident Report:
> Air Crew < > Original Crew <
POS Rank Name Status Serial # MOS Missions
AC  1Lt  Robert L Fritschel  (KIA) 04/14/45 0-741035   
2Lt  Raymond C Loll  (KIA) 04/14/45 0-779910   
RO  2Lt  Seymour H Feigleman  (KIA) 04/14/45 0862784   
Cpt  James N Wilkerson, Jr.  (KIA) 04/14/45 0-725483   
2Lt  Franklyn C Wallace  (KIA) 04/14/45 02060621   
FE  Sgt  John Volpe  (KIA) 04/14/45 35317074   
ROM  Sgt  Archie L Smith, Jr.  (KIA) 04/14/45 36817242   
CFC  Sgt  Marshall B Wade  (KIA) 04/14/45 35884529   
RG  Sgt  James R Snyder  (KIA) 04/14/45 35758434   
TG  Sgt  Wiley S Munsey, Jr.  (KIA) 04/14/45 34830232   
Number of Combat Missions Completed with this crew: 4

> Passengers <
POS Rank Name Status Serial # MOS Missions
No Passengers

> Ground Crew <
POS Rank Name Status Serial # MOS
CC  SSgt  George Quirk    12047267   
ACC  SSgt  Edward Manke    37163373   
GC  Pvt  Aage Andreassen    35550908   
GC  Sgt  Francis Reynolds    37464967   
GC  Cpl  David Needs    33785592   
No Ground Crew Members entered
Status As of Date Shown: (C) Living; (D) Deceased; (U) Unknown; (KIA) Killed in Action; (KIT) Killed in Training


Crew #43-15, Plane lost on Mission to Tokyo
Bmbdr 2Lt Clarenve Netherton and RO 2Lt James C Forsythe were not on plane at time of crash.


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