B-17 Flying Fortress B-17 42-30192

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 42-30192


  • RCL: OE-Y

MACR: 217


Geschichte der
B-17 42-30192

Delivered Cheyenne 24/4/43; Smoky Hill 5/5/43; Dow Fd 5/6/43; Assigned 379 Kimbolton 5/6/43; transferred 335BS/95BG [OE-Y] Horham 27/6/43; 5m, Missing in Action Kassel 30/7/43 with Bob Jutzi, Co-pilot: R.D. Paterson, Bombardier: Wilbur Collins, Flight engineer/top turret gunner: Harry Knotts (4 Returned to Duty); Navigator: Ralph Guinzburgdied in captivity 29/11/43, Ball turret gunner: Leland Bernhardt, Waist gunner: Warren Wylie, Waist gunner: Philbert Corneau (4 Prisoner of War); Radio Operator: Bob Randallbody washed up at Flushing later in day,Tail gunner: Harry Jordan (2 Killed in Action); flak KO’d #3 causing severe damage & no oxygen; ditched six miles off Dover, Kent, picked up by RAF Walrus Air Sea Rescue X9526, but had to taxi back to shore; Missing Air Crew Report 217.

Zuletzt aktualisiert: 27. Juli 2017


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