B-17 Flying Fortress B-17 42-97087 / Tujunga!

B-17 #42-97087 / Tujunga!zoom_in

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Hersteller:
Boeing

  • RCL: M

MACR: 7829

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Geschichte der
B-17 42-97087 / Tujunga!

Delivered Cheyenne 25/1/44; Gr Island 11/2/44; Presque Is 21/2/44; Assigned 379BG Kimbolton 1/3/44; transferred 748BS/457BG [M] Glatton 2/3/44; Missing in Action Munich 31/7/44 with Byron Schiffman, Co-pilot: Bill Barton, Navigator: Irving Cohen (3 Prisoner of War); Bombardier: Finn Firing, Flight engineer/top turret gunner: Joe Westwood, Radio Operator: Nathan Mostow, Ball turret gunner: Wilbur Epley, Waist gunner: John Wilkerson, Waist gunner: Alf Kunz,Tail gunner: Vernon Nelson (7 Killed in Action); flak, spiralled down before exploding, crashed Perlach, SE of Munich, Ger; Missing Air Crew Report 7829. TUJUNGA !

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B-17 42-97087 / Tujunga! Crew

PositionRangNameStatusBemerkung
P2LTByron S. SchiffmanPOW
CPF/OWilliam L. BartonPOW
BOMBF/OFinn FiringKIA
ENG/TT---Joseph R. WestwoodKIA
RO---Nathaniel MostowKIA
BT---Welbur L. EpleyKIA
WG---John R. WilkersonKIA
WG---Aflred KunzKIA
TG---Vernon A. NelsonKIA

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