File No 9355
Individual Casualty Questionnaire
Name of crew member: Bailey, James E.
Rank: 2nd Lt
Serial Number: 0-821931
Position: Crew (Bomber): Pilot
Did he bail out? No
If not, why not? Did not have time – Plane exploded
Last contact or conversation just prior to or at time of loss of plane: Flak reported ahead and underneath
Was he injured? Killed
Where was he last seen? In a shed at a farmhouse
Any hearsay information: No
Any explanation of his fate based in part or wholly on supposition: Killed in explosion of plane or before by flak
Total number of missions of above crew member: about 16
Dates and destinations if possible: not possible
Missing Air Crew Report Number 9355, National Archives, College Park, MD.