B-17 Flying Fortress B-17 41-24582 / One O’Clock Jump

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 41-24582 / One O’Clock Jump

Hersteller:
Boeing

  • RCL: VK-G

MACR: 16031

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Geschichte der
B-17 41-24582 / One O’Clock Jump

B-17F 41-24582 ‚One O’Clock Jump‘, assigned 358BS/303BG [VK-G] Bangor 11-Oct-42; Molesworth 16-Oct-42; Despatched 12-Dec-42 on mission to bomb the German air depot at Romilly-sur-Seine, France but weather prevented bombing of that target and the marshalling yards at Rouen/Sotteville were attacked as a target of last resort. The aircraft went into a spin (possibly as a result of prop wash)on the way to the target and crashed near Fontainebleau, France. 2KIA 5POW 3EVD MACR 16031.

Zuletzt aktualisiert: 31. Januar 2018

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B-17 41-24582 / One O’Clock Jump Details

Der erste Verlust der 358. Bomber-Staffel.

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B-17 41-24582 / One O’Clock Jump Crew

Position Rang Name Status Bemerkung
P CPT William A. Frost POW
CP 2LT Robert L. Mayes EVD
BOMB 1LT Leon W. Brownlee POW
ENG/TT T/SGT Kenneth G. Hildebrand EVD
RO SGT Joseph E. Powers POW
BT S/SGT Floyd J. Shaw KIA
WG SGT William S. Devine POW
WG SGT Billie K. Davis KIA
TG SGT James R. Toney, Jr. EVD

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