„Das beste Kampfflugzeug, das jemals gebaut wurde. Sie konnte die meisten Schäden verkraften und blieb immer noch in der Luft.“
General Ira C. Eaker

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B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 44-8263

44-8263

Delivered Dallas 27/7/44; Cheyenne 2/8/44; Kearney 10/8/44; Grenier 23/8/44; Assigned 7BS/34BG Mendlesham 30/8/44; Missing in Action Derben 14/1/45 with Les Carter, Co-pilot: Bob Koch, Navigator: John Russell, Bombardier: Joe Rozell, Flight engineer/top turret gunner: Moe Hutt, Radio Operator: Len Guse, Ball turret gunner: Fernando Bareda, Waist gunner: Bob Behl (8 Killed in Action);Tail gunner: Cleveland Romero (Prisoner of War); flak, crashed Innien, Ger. Missing Air Crew Report 11565.

B-17 #42-97896 / Miss America

42-97896 / Miss America

Delivered Tulsa 27/3/44; Kearney 27/5/44; Dow Fd 1/6/44; Assigned 369BS/306BG [WW-X] Thurleigh 10/6/44; transferred 92BG Podington 9/5/45; ass, Salvaged 9AF Germany 10/12/45. MISS AMERICA.

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 44-6840 / Marge

44-6840 / Marge

Delivered Hunter 25/11/44; Dow Fd 20/12/44; Assigned 18BS/34BG Mendlesham 23/12/44; Returned to the USA Bradley 21/6/45; Sth Plains 23/6/45; Reconstruction Finance Corporation (sold for scrap metal in USA) Kingman 27/11/45. MARGE.

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 44-8235

44-8235

Delivered Dallas 18/7/44; Hunter 22/8/44; Dow Fd 7/9/44; Assigned 4BS/34BG Mendlesham 26/9/44; RetUS, Reconstruction Finance Corporation (sold for scrap metal in USA) Walnut Ridge 7/1/46.

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 43-38877 / El Lobo’s Cub

43-38877 / El Lobo’s Cub

Delivered Hunter 2/10/44; Dow Fd 12/10/44; Assigned 325BS/92BG [NV-G] Podington 9/2/45; Green Project, Salvaged 9AF Germany 29/12/45. EL LOBO’S CUB.

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 44-8237 / Dallas Dollie

44-8237 / Dallas Dollie

Delivered Dallas 19/7/44; Hunter 27/8/44; Grenier 8/9/44; Assigned 4BS/34BG Mendlesham 12/9/44; overshot runway 5/5/45; Salvaged 2SAD 31/5/45; DALLAS DOLLIE.