B-17 Flying Fortress B-17 42-3290 / Raunchy Wolf aka El Lobo

B-17 #42-3290 / Raunchy Wolf aka El Lobozoom_in

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Hersteller:
Douglas

  • RCL: HR-R
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Geschichte der
B-17 42-3290 / Raunchy Wolf aka El Lobo

Delivered Denver 28/4/43; Bangor 15/6/43; Assigned 551BS/385BG [HR-R] Gt Ashfield 17/6/43. On return from mission to Rheims 26/9/43 in poor weather involved in mid-air collision with 42-30264 (385BG) killing 20 crewmen, crashed Tillingham Hall Farm, Bulphan, near West Hordon, Ex. With John Keeley, Co-pilot: Harry Coomes, Navigator: Arthur Moore, Bombardier: Theo Rouse, Flight engineer/top turret gunner: Ledger Pontius, Radio Operator: Sam Rochester, Ball turret gunner: Bob Banner, Waist gunner: Ray Shepherd, Waist gunner: Doug Binford,Tail gunner: Ed Osborn (10 Killed in Action). Salvaged battle damaged 28/9/43. RAUNCHY WOLF aka EL LOBO.

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B-17 42-3290 / Raunchy Wolf aka El Lobo Details

Kollision in der Luft mit der B-17 #42-30264 Dorsal Queen am 26. September 1943. 10 KIA.

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B-17 42-3290 / Raunchy Wolf aka El Lobo Crew

Position Rang Name Status Bemerkung
P --- John Keeley KIA
CP --- Harry Coomes KIA
BOMB --- Theo Rouse KIA
ENG/TT --- Ledger Pontius KIA
RO --- Sam Rochester KIA
BT --- Bob Banner KIA
WG --- Doug Binford KIA
WG --- Ray Shepherd KIA
TG --- Ed Osborn KIA

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