Geschichte der
B-17 #42-40006 / Liberty Lady

Delivered Long Beach 1/11/43; Gr Island 13/11/43; Assigned 368BS/306BG [BO-H] Thurleigh 18/1/44; Missing in Action Berlin 6/3/44 with Chas Smith, Co-pilot: Merle Brown, Navigator: Stan Buck, Bombardier: Herman Allen, Flight engineer/top turret gunner: Carl Heuser, Radio Operator: Vic Marcotte, Ball turret gunner: Tom Stillson, Waist gunner: Joe Paul, Waist gunner: Don Courson,Tail gunner: R.B. Trumble (10INT); flak KO’d two engines, & set on fire by crew after crash landing Hemse, on Gotland Island, Sweden; eventually some parts were used as spares for others; Missing Air Crew Report 2735. LIBERTY LADY.

Crew 42-40006 / Liberty Lady

PositionRang/RankNameStatusBemerkung/Note
P1LTCharles Wilson SmithINT
CP1LTMerle Paul BrownINT
BOMB1LTHerman F. AllenINT
ENG/TTT/SGTCarl August HeuserINT
ROT/SGTVictor Rolland MarcotteINT
BTS/SGTThomas Eugene StillsonINT
WGSGTJoseph Roland PaulINT
WGS/SGTDonald Smith CoursonINT
TGS/SGTR. B. TrumbleINT

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