96th Bomb Group (H) Missions

May 1943 MissionDateDISBEFFTMIATarget
1 14 21 21 0 Courtrai France
2 15 21 19 0 Emden Germany
3 17 20 12 1 Lorient France
4 19 23 19 0 Flensburg Germany
5 21 22 22 1 Emden Germany
6 29 20 20 1 Rennes France
June 1943 MissionDateDISBEFFTMIATarget
7 11 28 27 0 Bremen/Wilhelmshaven Germany
8 13 24 14 3 Kiel Germany
9 22 30 24 2 Huls Germany
10 25 26 0 0 Bremen Germany
11 26 21 0 0 Le Mans France
12 28 16 11 0 St Nazaire France
13 29 21 20 0 Le Mans France
July 1943 MissionDateDISBEFFTMIATarget
14 4 16 16 0 Lapallice, France
15 10 28 0 0 Lebourget, France
16 14 21 16 0 Le Bourget, France
17 17 21 1 0 Hamburg, Germany
18 24 20 0 0 Bergen,Norway
19 25 21 16 0 Kiel,Germany
20 26 18 12 1 Hannover, Germany
21 28 21 4 8 Oschersleben,Germayn
22 29 11 9 1 Warnemunde, Germany
23 30 10 4 2 Kassel,Germany
August 1943 MissionDateDISBEFFTMIATarget
24 12 21 16 0 Bonn, Germany
25 15 21 19 0 Merville, France
26 16 24 24 0 Abbeville-Poix, France
27 17 21 19 0 Regensburg,Germany
28 19 8 0 0 Woensdrecht, Holland
29 24 3 3 0 Conches Evreaux & Bordeaux, France
30 24 15 14 0 Conches Evreaux & Bordeaux, France
31 27 9 9 0 Watten, France
32 31 21 0 0 Brussels,Belgium
September 1943 MissionDateDISBEFFTMIATarget
33 2 21 18 0 St. Mardyck, France
34 3 21 19 0 Muelan/Les Mureaux, France
35 6 21 20 0 Stuttgart/Strasbourg
36 7 22 16 0 Watten, France
37 9 20 28 1 Paris, France
38 15 23 19 3 Paris/Hispano, France
39 16 20 29 0 LaPallice, France
40 23 20 12 1 Kerlin Bastard, France
41 26 22 19 0 Rheims, France
42 27 21 19 1 Emden, Germany
October 1943 MissionDateDISBEFFTMIATarget
43 2 42 39 0 Emden, Germany
44 4 35 32 0 Saarbrucken, Germany
45 8 42 40 3 Bremen, Germany
46 9 28 28 2 Gdynia, Poland
47 10 21 20 1 Munster, Germany
48 14 41 32 7 Schweinfurt, Germany - Black Thursday
49 20 21 19 2 Duren, Germany
November 1943 MissionDateDISBEFFTMIATarget
50 3 50 48 0 Wilhelmshaven, Germany
51 5 43 37 0 Gelsenkirchen, Germany
52 13 40 31 1 Bremen, Germany
53 16 40 36 0 Rjukan, Norway
54 19 42 41 0 Arnhem, Holland
55 26 43 37 1 Bremen, Germany
56 29 41 27 4 Bremen,Germany
57 30 14 12 0 Soligen, Germany
December 1943 MissionDateDISBEFFTMIATarget
58 5 41 1 0 Bordeaux-Merignac,France
59 11 44 41 0 Emden, Germany
60 13 54 53 2 Kiel, Germany
61 16 36 33 7 Bremen, Germany
62 20 31 18 2 Bremen, Germany
63 22 27 26 0 Munster, Germany
64 24 36 35 0 Pas De Calais Area, France
65 30 31 30 0 Ludwigshaven, Germany
66 31 32 30 1 Paris, France
January 1944 MissionDateDISBEFFTMIATarget
67 4 36 24 2 Munster,Germany
68 5 29 29 6 Bordeaux-Merignac, France
69 7 27 26 1 Ludwigshaven, Germany
70 11 25 25 1 Bielefeld,Germany
71 14 30 3 0 Bois Rempre-Embry, France
72 21 42 0 0 Bois Rempre-Embry, France
73 24 38 1 0 Frankfurt, Germany
74 24 37 36 5 Frankfurt, Germany
75 30 33 32 0 Brunswick, Germany
February 1944 MissionDateDISBEFFTMIATarget
76 3 38 37 0 Wilhelmshaven, Germany
77 4 31 31 1 Frankfurt, Germany
78 5 21 21 1 Villacoublay, France
79 6 21 0 1 Romilly Sur Seine, France
80 8 15 14 0 Frankfurt, Germany
81 10 16 16 3 Brunswick, Germany
82 13 21 20 0 Watten, France
83 20 38 37 0 Tutow, Germany
84 21 35 28 1 Brunswick, Germany
85 24 37 36 0 Rostock, Germany
86 25 35 26 2 Regensburg, Germany
87 29 20 19 0 Brunswick, Germany
March 1944 MissionDateDISBEFFTMIATarget
88 2 21 21 0 Chartres, France
89 3 24 7 0 Heligoland, Germany
90 4 28 11 1 Berlin, Germany
91 6 21 19 0 Berlin, Germany
92 8 19 11 6 Berlin, Germany
93 9 14 14 0 Oranienburg, Germany
94 15 23 22 0 Brunswich, Germany
95 17 19 17 1 Augusburg, Germany
96 18 20 19 1 Augsburg, Germany
97 20 22 22 1 Frankfurt, Germany
98 22 22 22 1 Oranienburg, Germany
99 23 21 17 2 Brunswick, Germany
100 26 20 20 0 Mesnil Au Val, France
101 27 26 25 0 Bordeaux Merignac, France
102 28 22 22 1 Chateaudin, France
April 1944 MissionDateDISBEFFTMIATarget
103 1 28 0 0 Ludwigshaven, Germany
104 8 27 26 2 Achmer Rhein, Germany
105 9 23 22 2 Poznan, Poland Rostock.Germany
106 10 21 21 0 Florennes/Juzaine, Belgium
107 11 27 11 11 Rostock, Germany
108 13 20 20 5 Augsburg, Germany
109 18 16 16 0 Luneburg, Germany
110 19 21 21 0 Lipstadt, Germany
111 20 21 0 1 Cormette, France
112 24 21 18 0 Hamm, Germany
113 24 18 18 0 Friedrickshaven, Germany
114 25 21 21 0 Dijon, France
115 29 18 15 0 Brunswick,Germany
116 27 19 12 0 Bois d'Enfers, France
117 29 19 18 0 Berlin, Germany
118 30 20 20 0 Clermont, Ferrand, France
May 1944 MissionDateDISBEFFTMIATarget
119 1 21 20 1 Metz, Alsace Lorraine
120 1 22 21 0 Bois d'Enfors, France
121 7 30 26 1 Berlin, Germany
122 8 30 25 10 Brunswick,Germany
123 8 7 5 0 LaGlacerie, France
124 9 17 14 0 Juvincourt,France
125 11 20 14 0 Brussels, Belgium
126 12 26 14 12 Zwickau, Czechoslavakia
127 19 15 11 0 Berlin, Germany
128 20 0 0 0 Abandoned
129 22 24 18 0 Kiel,Germany
130 23 24 18 1 Chateaudun,France
131 24 22 14 0 Berlin,Germany
132 25 20 18 0 Liege, Belgium
133 27 21 13 4 Karlshruhe,Germany
134 27 6 4 0 Valery En Caux,France
135 28 19 16 0 Konigsborn, Germany
136 29 21 17 0 Leipzig,Germany
137 30 20 20 0 Rheims,France
138 31 26 21 1 Schwerte Soest, Belgian-German Border
June 1944 MissionDateDISBEFFTMIATarget
139 2 14 12 0 Equichen/Wimereaux, France
140 2 20 16 0 Acheres,France
141 3 16 16 0 Boulogne-Sur-Mer, France
142 4 12 11 0 Cap Gis Nes, France
143 4 24 22 0 Villeneuve St Georges,France
144 5 22 21 0 Cap Gris Nez, France
145 6 18 18 0 St Aubin-Sur-Mer, France
146 6 5 4 0 Argentan,France
147 6 12 12 0 Pont Le Eveque,France
148 7 24 21 0 Nantes, France
149 8 27 18 0 Tours La Riche, France
150 10 24 21 0 Touquet/Merlimont,France
151 11 29 26 1 Pontabault,France
152 12 33 32 0 Roye/Amy, France
153 14 41 36 0 Brussels Melsbroek, Belgium
154 15 14 11 0 Beauvoir,France
155 15 21 0 0 Wassermunde Germany
156 18 49 43 0 Bremen,Germany
157 19 40 34 0 Coeme Ecluse, France
158 20 46 43 3 Magdeburg Rothensee, Germany
159 21 25 21 0 Ruhland,German [Frantic 2]
160 21 15 13 0 Basdorf, Germany
161 22 25 20 2 Gennevillier,France
162 23 8 6 0 Romilly Sur Marne, France
163 24 14 12 0 Bremen, Germany
164 25 14 12 0 Salesman #5
165 26 2 2 0 Drohabycz, Poland (with 95th BG)
166 29 20 17 0 Wittenburg, Germany
July 1944 MissionDateDISBEFFTMIATarget
167 3 2 2 0 Arad,Romania
168 4 14 0 0 Sully Sur Loire
169 5 2 2 0 Beziers, france
170 6 28 23 0 Crepy/Fiefs, France
171 7 40 29 0 Bohlen,Germany
172 8 28 22 0 Limay/Barentin, France
173 11 40 35 0 Munich,Germany
174 12 38 37 0 Munich,Germany
175 13 21 18 0 Munich,Germany
176 14 39 35 0 Cadillac, Mission
177 16 40 35 0 Stuttgart, Germany
178 17 14 0 0 Bois Du Grande, France
179 18 38 36 0 Kiel, Germany
180 19 38 34 1 Schweinfurt, Germany
181 21 38 29 2 Regensburg,Germany
182 24 42 41 0 Ground Support St Lo, France
183 25 0 0 0 Ground Support St Lo, France
184 28 20 16 0 Leuna-Mersberg, Germany
185 29 37 35 1 Leuna-Mersberg
186 31 20 12 0 Munich, Germany
August 1944 MissionDateDISBEFFTMIATarget
187 1 17 17 0 "Buick" France
188 4 20 18 1 Bremen, Germany
189 5 20 18 0 Magdeburg, Germany
190 6 11 10 0 Berlin, Germay
191 7 13 0 0 Lefrere, France
192 8 16 0 0 Ground Support, France
193 9 28 0 0 Recalled
194 11 27 26 0 Mulhouse,Germany
195 13 39 38 0 Nantes Gessicourt,France
196 14 39 37 0 Ludwigshaven,Germany
197 18 13 13 0 Burcon-Marlotte, France
198 24 39 36 1 Brux, Czechoslovakia
199 25 35 31 1 Politz,Poland
200 26 28 28 0 Brest, France
201 27 39 0 0 Recalled
202 30 26 24 0 Bremen, Germany
September 1944 MissionDateDISBEFFTMIATarget
203 1 26 0 0 Recalled
204 3 26 25 0 Crozen Kerret,France
205 5 39 36 0 Stuttgart,Germany
206 8 39 36 0 Kastel/Mainz,Germany
207 9 42 38 0 Dusseldorf,Germany
208 10 38 34 1 Nuremberg, Germany
209 11 38 37 0 Cheminitz, Germany [Frantic 3]
210 13 37 36 0 Miskolic Diosgyor, Hungary
211 17 13 13 0 Arnhem,Holland
212 19 39 38 1 Weisbaden,Germany
213 21 26 23 0 Ludwigshaven,Germany
214 25 39 36 0 Ludwigshaven,Germany
215 26 39 38 0 Bremen,Germany
216 27 34 33 0 Mainz,Germany
217 30 38 37 0 Bielefeld,Geramany
October 1944 MissionDateDISBEFFTMIATarget
218 2 38 36 0 Kassel, Germany
219 3 38 36 0 Nuremberg, Germany
220 5 38 32 1 Munster,Germany
221 6 25 24 0 Berlin, Germany
222 7 25 21 1 Lutzkendorf,Germany
223 9 38 33 0 Mainz,Germany
224 12 34 26 0 Bremen, Germany
225 14 38 31 0 Cologne, Germany
226 15 35 28 0 Cologne, Germany
227 17 36 31 0 Cologne,Germany
228 18 26 17 1 Kassel,Germany
229 19 26 25 0 Mannheim,Germany
230 22 39 38 0 Munster,Germany
231 25 39 38 0 Hamburg,Germany
232 26 12 11 0 Hannover, Germany
233 30 40 40 0 Recalled
November 1944 MissionDateDISBEFFTMIATarget
234 2 41 41 0 Mersburg-Leuna
235 4 26 26 0 Neunkirchen,Germany
236 5 38 38 0 Ludwigshaven,germany
237 6 32 30 0 Duisburg,Germany
238 9 38 38 0 Saarbrucken,Germany
239 10 25 22 1 Wesbaden,Germany
240 11 12 12 0 Koblenz,Germany
241 21 40 36 3 Osnabruck,Germany
242 25 38 30 1 Mersberg,Germay
243 26 26 26 0 Hamm,Germany
244 27 25 22 0 Bingen,Germany
245 29 26 24 0 Hamm/Munster
246 30 38 32 2 Mersberg/Leuna/Lutzkendorf, Germany
December 1944 MissionDateDISBEFFTMIATarget
247 4 38 38 0 Mainz, Germany
248 5 27 25 1 Berlin,Germany
249 11 38 37 0 Giessen,Germany
250 12 38 36 0 Darmstadt,Germany
251 15 38 38 0 Hannover,Germany
252 24 60 58 0 Darmstadt,Germany
253 28 38 31 0 Koblenz,Germany
254 30 38 35 0 Kassel,Germany
255 31 36 33 0 Hambug,Germany
January 1945 MissionDateDISBEFFTMIATarget
256 2 41 37 0 Erhang,germany
257 3 37 36 0 Fulda,Germany
258 5 39 31 0 Heilbronn,Germany
259 6 15 13 0 Ludwigshaven,Germany
260 7 25 20 1 Cologne, Germany
261 8 28 25 0 Waxweiler,Germany
262 13 35 31 1 Bischofsheim,Germany
263 15 38 35 0 Augsburg, Germany
264 17 38 34 0 Hamburg,Germany
265 21 38 32 1 Mannheim,Germany
266 28 35 29 1 Hohenbudberg,Germany
267 29 25 20 0 Bielefeld,Germany
February 1945 MissionDateDISBEFFTMIATarget
268 3 36 32 1 Berlin,Germany
269 6 38 32 0 Greitz,Sallfield, Germany
270 9 28 26 0 Jena/Gottingen, Germany
271 14 37 37 0 Chemmitz,Germany
272 15 38 36 0 Cottbus,Germany
273 17 36 33 0 Hamm,Germany
274 17 25 24 0 Frankfurt,Germany
275 19 38 37 0 Osnabruck,Germany
276 20 36 33 0 Nuremberg,Germany
277 22 36 36 0 Ulm/Reutlingen
278 23 38 36 0 Kitzingen,Germany
279 24 38 34 0 Bremen, Germany
280 25 40 33 1 Munich,Germany
281 26 26 22 0 Berlin, Germany
282 28 34 34 0 Kassel,Germany
March 1945 MissionDateDISBEFFTMIATarget
283 1 36 34 0 Ulm,germany
284 2 36 31 3 Dresden,germany
285 3 35 35 0 Dollbergen,Germany
286 4 38 2 0 Recalled Mission
287 8 38 36 0 Giessen,Germany
288 9 38 36 2 Frankfurt,Germany
289 10 34 34 0 Dormund,Germany
290 11 34 32 0 Hamburg Germany
291 12 36 35 0 Siegen,Germany
292 14 38 37 0 Hannover,Germany
293 15 37 34 0 Oranienburg,Germany
294 17 38 37 0 Rhuland, Germany
295 18 38 36 0 Berlin,Germany
296 19 36 28 1 Plauen,Germany
297 20 13 11 0 Hamburg, Germany
298 21 36 35 0 Handorf,Germany
299 22 37 36 0 Frankfurt,Germany
300 23 38 38 0 Hengsty,Germany
301 24 38 37 1 Platunne,Germany
302 26 38 37 0 Plauen,Germany
303 28 38 33 0 Hannover,Germany
304 30 38 34 0 Hamburg,Germany
305 31 38 34 2 Zitz/Bad Berka, Germany
April 1945 MissionDateDISBEFFTMIATarget
306 3 38 35 1 Kiel,Germany
307 4 38 36 0 Kiel,Germany
308 5 38 20 0 Nuremberg,Germany
309 6 38 37 0 Gera,Germany
310 7 38 36 0 Kaltenkirchen,Germany
311 8 38 36 0 Grafenwohr,Germany
312 9 38 36 0 Munich-rein,Germany
313 10 38 37 0 Magdeburg,Germany
314 11 38 37 0 Donauworth,germany
315 14 38 34 0 Royan,France
316 15 38 35 0 Royan, France
317 17 29 28 0 Dresden,Germany
318 18 29 29 0 Straubing,Germany
319 19 29 29 0 Karlsbad, Czechoslovakia
320 21 29 26 0 Inglostadt,Germany
DISB - Number of A/C Disbursed for mission
EFFT - Number of A/C Effective on mission
MIA - Number of A/C missing
Data - "Snetterton Falcons - the 96th BG in WWII - Robert Doherty & Geoffrey Ward"
5/22/2006