08/16/1944 Zeitz (Germany)
42-31514} - Full House
D.G. Severson

At 1134, over the target, and with #2 smoking, this B-17G pulled out of the formation into a dive in an effort to extinguish the fire. Unable to regain position in the formation, the B-17G attempted to return to base and was in radio contact with the group until 1230, crashed Mohlau, Germany – 9 POW