„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 44-6513 / Boise Bell

44-6513 / Boise Bell

Delivered Lincoln 26/8/44; Grenier 11/9/44; Assigned 860BS/493BG Debach 13/9/44; base taxi accident with Milo Keltner 14/1/45; Missing in Action Munich 9/4/45 with John Silverman, John Julianelle, Stan Reisenburger, Dan Kurnick, Herb Walton, Bob Doine, Len Gokey, Bill Millan, Bernie Morrison tg, Frank O’Rourke rcm (10 Killed in Action); flak, crashed Munich, Ger. Missing Air Crew Report 13908. BOISE BELL.

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 44-83772

44-83772

Das Schicksal dieser B-17 Fliegenden Festung ist nicht bekannt.

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 44-83771

44-83771

Delivered Cheyenne 2/6/45; Hunter 6/7/45; 1377 BU Grenier 10/2/46; 1128 BU Grenier 6/3/46; re-ass 30/4/47; Recl Comp 21/10/47.

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 44-83770

44-83770

Delivered Cheyenne 2/6/45; Hunter 10/7/45; Long Beach 22/7/45; re-ass 30/4/47; Salvaged Oahu (7AF) 13/5/47; Recl Comp 21/11/47.

B-17 #43-38118 / Miss Fortune

43-38118 / Miss Fortune

Delivered Cheyenne 28/6/44; Hunter 15/7/44; Grenier 24/7/44; Assigned 549BS/385BG [XA-K] Gt Ashfield 2/8/44; Returned to the USA Bradley 26/6/44; 4168 Base Unit, South Plains, Texas 28/6/45; Reconstruction Finance Corporation (sold for scrap metal in USA) Kingman 22/11/45. MISS FORTUNE.

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 42-30527

42-30527

Delivered Cheyenne 16/6/43; Gore 19/6/43; Geiger 4/7/43; Bolling 15/7/43; New Castle 7/8/43; Geiger 9/8/43; 393BG Sioux City 1/12/43; with Chas Barrett crashed base 24/3/44; Written off 25/3/44.