B-17 Flying Fortress B-17 42-39945 / Holy Hellcat

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 42-39945 / Holy Hellcat

Hersteller:
Lockheed/Vega

  • RCL: RD-S

MACR: 2649

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Geschichte der
B-17 42-39945 / Holy Hellcat

Delivered Long Beach 13/10/43; Gr Island 8/11/43; Assigned 423BS/306BG [RD-S] Thurleigh 12/12/43; Missing in Action Aschersleben 22/2/44 with J.P. Tooms Jr, co-Howard Taunton, Navigator: Alby Pulver, Bombardier: Buford Branom, Flight engineer/top turret gunner: Ralph Wheeler, Radio Operator: Paul Gaire,Tail gunner: Virgil Chappie (7 Killed in Action); Ball turret gunner: Calvin Brend, Waist gunner: John Foley, Waist gunner: Bill Harris (3 Prisoner of War); enemy aircraft, crashed Herfun, just S of Waldbrol, 19 miles W of Siegen, Ger; Missing Air Crew Report 2649. HOLY HELLCAT.

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