B-17 Flying Fortress B-17 42-5812 / Cannon Ball

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 42-5812 / Cannon Ball


  • RCL: DS-O

MACR: 302

Einsätze: 9


Geschichte der
B-17 42-5812 / Cannon Ball

Delivered Long Beach 26/2/43; Denver 1/3/43; Pueblo 13/3/43; Presque Is 8/4/43; Assigned 511BS/351BG [DS-O] Polebrook 24/4/43; Missing in Action {9m} Schweinfurt 17/8/43 with Max Pinkerton, Navigator: Chas Rosewall, Bombardier: Lee Santi, Flight engineer/top turret gunner: Clifton Langseth, Radio Operator: Paul Gallipeo, Ball turret gunner: Howie Licht, Waist gunner: Joe Roman, Waist gunner: Cliff Hall,Tail gunner: Howie Marvin (9 Prisoner of War); Co-pilot: Herb Berreau (Killed in Action); enemy aircraft, crashed Bad Emms, eight miles E of Koblenz, Ger. Missing Air Crew Report 302. CANNON BALL.


B-17 42-5812 / Cannon Ball Crew

Position Rang Name Status Bemerkung
P 1LT Max A Pinkerton POW
CP 2LT Herbert F. Berreau POW
BOMB 2LT Lee A. Santi POW
ENG/TT S/SGT Clifton A. Langseth POW
RO T/SGT Paul J. Gallipeo POW
BT S/SGT Howard J. Licht POW
WG S/SGT Joseph T. Roman POW
WG S/SGT Clifford D. Hall POW
TG T/SGT Howard W. Marvin POW

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