B-17 Flying Fortress B-17 42-97805

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 42-97805

Hersteller:
Lockheed/Vega

  • RCL: FO-B, PU-Q

MACR: 9412

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Geschichte der
B-17 42-97805

Delivered Denver 2/3/44; Kearney 9/4/44; Grenier 21/4/44; Assigned 527BS/379BG [FO-B] Kimbolton 5/5/44; transferred 360BS/303BG [PU-Q] Molesworth 12/5/44; Missing in Action Magdeburg 28/9/44 with Jim Hahn, Bombardier: Jack Benford, Radio Operator: John Conkling(chute failed), Ball turret gunner: Andy Darbrowski, Waist gunner: Bob Proctor(chute failed),Tail gunner: Hans Howald (6 Killed in Action); Co-pilot: Jim Fulks, Navigator: Chas Olson, Flight engineer/top turret gunner: Pete Kalasky (3 Prisoner of War); enemy aircraft KO’d #4, then right wing alight, crashed Halchten, SE of Wolfenbuttel, Ger; Missing Air Crew Report 9412.

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