Maj. Darrell S. Cramer

Maj. Darrell S. Cramer

338th FS - 17 August 1944 - 19 February 1945
HdQts - 19 February 1945 - June 1945
 

Assigned Aircraft

P-51D CL-U
P-51D CL-Z 44-14121 "Mick #5"

Mission History

60 missions, 300 hours

Mission List
55th FG Mission # Date Target
226 03 September 1944 Ludwigshafen
231 11 September 1944 Ruhland
233 13 September 1944 Merseberg
249 07 October 1944 Leipzig
262 02 November 1944 Merseberg
276 26 November 1944 Hamm
306 14 January 1945 Magdeburg
312 29 January 1945 Kassel
Air Scores
Destroyed
Probable  
Damaged

(plus 0.5 with 347th FG, PTO)

Ground Scores
Destroyed
Damaged
Score Detail 03 September 1944  FW-190 destroyed (air) Brussels
11 September 1944  (1.5)Me-109 destroyed (air) S/Meiningen
13 September 1944  (1.5)Me-109 destroyed (air) Eisenach-Gotha
07 October 1944  Me-109 destroyed (air) Leipzig
02 November 1944  (.5)Me-109 destroyed (air) SW Leipzig
26 November 1944  (2)FW-190 destroyed (ground) Vorden A/F
26 November 1944  Me-109 damaged (ground) Vorden A/F
14 January 1945  Me-262 damaged (air) Parchim A/F
14 January 1945  Me-110 damaged (ground) SE Salzwedel
29 January 1945  Me-109 destroyed (air) Ulzen
Notes Home of Record - Ogden, UT
ASN - O-730390
ex-347th Fighter Group, PTO
17 August 1944 - Joined the 338th Fighter Squadron
18 October 1944 - Promoted from 1st Lieutenant to Captain
20 November 1944 - Awarded 8th, 9th 10th, 11th, 12th, 13th, 14th & 15th Oak Leaf Clusters to the Air Medal
02 December 1944 - Awarded 16th Oak Leaf Cluster to the Air Medal
23 December 1944 - Promoted from Captain to Major
15 January 1945 - Awarded 17th Oak Leaf Cluster to the Air Medal
25 January 1945 - Awarded 18th Oak Leaf Cluster to the Air Medal
17 February 1945 - Awarded 19th Oak Leaf Cluster to the Air Medal
June 1945 - Ended Tour of Duty
Awards
Memories  
Additional Photo Maj. Darrell S. Cramer (F. Birtciel)
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