B-17 Flying Fortress B-17 42-97406

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 42-97406

Hersteller:
Boeing

  • RCL: LL-D

MACR: 4047

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Geschichte der
B-17 42-97406

Delivered Cheyenne 26/2/44; Gr Island 17/3/44; Grenier 2/4/44; Assigned 413BS/96BG Snetterton 7/4/44; transferred 401BS/91BG [LL-D] Bassingbourn 12/4/44; Missing in Action Kassel 19/4/44 with John LaFontin, Co-pilot: Lynn Bostick, Waist gunner: Dan Harrington (3 Killed in Action); Navigator: Frank Keneley, Bombardier: Angelo Depeder, Flight engineer/top turret gunner: Sam Sommers, Radio Operator: Dan Abeles, Ball turret gunner: Don Schwab,Tail gunner: Ken Fiigen (6 Prisoner of War); enemy aircraft, crashed Rohrberg, a mile SW of Rohrig, Ger; Missing Air Crew Report 4047.

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B-17 42-97406 Crew

PositionRangNameStatusBemerkung
P---John H. LaFontinKIA
CP2LTLynn L. BostickKIA
BOMB2LTAngelo J. DepederPOW
ENG/TTT/SGTSamuel L. SommersPOW
ROS/SGTDaniel S. AbelesPOW
BTS/SGTDonald E. SchwabPOW
WGS/SGTDaniel E. Harrington, Jr.KIA
TGS/SGTKenneth P. FiigenPOW

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