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Aircraft: 230259

DAMIFINO 230259 XR-N on Mission to Trondheim, Norway in July 1943. Lt Gossage flew 230259 on Sept 24, 1943 practice mission and was shot down.  (100th BG Archives) 

NAMES: Damifino II



Damifino II


1943-05-03   Accepted into inventory
1943-05-08  Cheyenne
1943-05-25  Smoky Hill
1943-06-07  Dow
1943-06-09  Assigned to UK
1943-07-04  RES
1943-07-10   REM - hatch came off of ball turret
1943-07-29   REM - engine trouble
1943-08-15   RES
1943-08-27  RES
1943-09-24  NCS OW - Fighters - North Sea
1943-09-24  NCS OW - Fighters - North Sea

Pilot Info

Crew: 5 KIA, 5 RMC

Related Info: : GOSSAGE, JOHN G