Geschichte der
B-17 #42-30038 / Bar Fly

Delivered Cheyenne 2/4/43; Kearney 15/4/43; Wendover 4/5/43; Hill 12/5/43; Wendover 16/5/43; Kearney 22/5/43; Dow Fd 27/5/43; Assigned 349BS/100BG [XR-D] Thorpe Abbotts 30/5/43; Missing in Action convoy attack 25/6/43 with Paul Schmalenbach, Co-pilot: George Cox, Bombardier: Jack Clark, Flight engineer/top turret gunner: Gene Beck, Waist gunner: Tony Russo,Tail gunner: Lew Priegel (6 Killed in Action); Navigator: John Brown, Radio Operator: Frank Podbielski, Ball turret gunner: Norman Goodwin{wounded in attack and his left leg was amputated in hospital and RetUS}, Waist gunner: Bill Lucas (4 Prisoner of War); shot down by enemy aircraft, ditched 12 miles N of Wangerooge Is. Ger. Missing Air Crew Report 270. BAR FLY.

Crew 42-30038 / Bar Fly

P1LTPaul J. SchmalenbachKIA
CPF/OGeorge W. CoxKIA
ROT/SGTFrank J. PodbielskiPOW
BTS/SGTNorman C. GoodwinPOW
WGSGTAnthony J. RussoKIA
WGS/SGTWilliam C. LucasPOW
TGS/SGTLewis W. PriegalKIA

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