B-17 Flying Fortress B-17 42-102667 / Yankee Wahine

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 42-102667 / Yankee Wahine

Hersteller:
Boeing

  • RCL: EP-J

MACR: 7814

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Geschichte der
B-17 42-102667 / Yankee Wahine

Delivered Cheyenne 24/3/44; Hunter 16/4/44; Grenier 28/4/44; Assigned 334BS/95BG [BG-C] Horham 3/5/44; 4m, transferred 351BS/100BG [EP-J] Thorpe Abbotts 8/6/44; Missing in Action Merseburg 29/7/44 with Bob Schomp, Co-pilot: Henry Preher, Navigator: Bob Culwell, Bombardier: Sylvester Dittbenner, Flight engineer/top turret gunner: Edmund Radke, Radio Operator: John HunterWounded in Action, Ball turret gunner: Joe Rosolino, Waist gunner: Elmer Flood,Tail gunner: Art Malaney (9 Prisoner of War); flak set wing afire, ship exploded over Kleinebersdorf, SE of Stadtroda, Ger. Missing Air Crew Report 7814. YANKEE (WAHINE) WINE.

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B-17 42-102667 / Yankee Wahine Crew

PositionRangNameStatusBemerkung
P1LTRobert J. SchompPOW
CP1LTHenry C. PreherPOW
BOMB1LTSylvester E. DittenbennerPOW
ENG/TTT/SGTEdmund J. RadkePOW
ROT/SGTJohn P. HunterPOW
BTS/SGTJoseph RosolinoPOW
WGS/SGTElmer F. FloodPOW
TGS/SGTArthur J, MalaneyPOW

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