B-17 Flying Fortress B-17 42-102561

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 42-102561


  • RCL: AW-D

MACR: 5164


Geschichte der
B-17 42-102561

Delivered Cheyenne 14/3/44; Gr Island 2/4/44; Dow Fd 21/4/44; slated 385BG, Assigned 337BS/96BG [AW-D] Snetterton 22/4/44; Missing in Action Karlsruhe 27/5/44 with Chas Irving, Bombardier: John Flanyak, Flight engineer/top turret gunner: Paul Zalaker, Radio Operator: Jim Campbell, Waist gunner: Paul Nadeau,Tail gunner: George McCully (6 Killed in Action); Co-pilot: Lou Pastore, Navigator: Ed Montgomery, Ball turret gunner: John Borneo, Waist gunner: Walt Froelhich (4 Prisoner of War); mid-air coll with 42-102475 (96BG), snapped in half; crashed Woessingen, nine miles E of Karlsruhe, Ger. Missing Air Crew Report 5164.

Zuletzt aktualisiert: 4. Oktober 2017


B-17 42-102561 Details

Kollision in der Luft mit B-17 #42-102475 am 27. Mai 1944.


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