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B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 42-97619

42-97619

Delivered Denver 7/1/44; Yuma 23/1/44; 3036 BU Yuma, crashed Gila Mts with Bill Richell 28/6/44; W/O 29/6/44.

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 42-97618

42-97618

Delivered Denver 7/1/44; 419 Base HQ Dyersburg 22/3/44; Albuquerque 6/2/44; 330 BU Dyersburg 1/3/45; 327 BU Drew 28/8/45; 330 BU Dyersburg 4/9/45; Reconstruction Finance Corporation (sold for scrap metal in USA) Walnut Ridge 19/12/45.

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 42-3205

42-3205

Delivered Cheyenne 20/3/43; 3017 BU Hobbs 3/4/43; Recl Comp 13/11/45.

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 42-97613

42-97613

Delivered Denver 6/1/44; Lockbourn 19/1/44; 303 BU Yuma 13/7/44; force landed AZ with Berton Borderlon 9/10/44; 3017 BU Hobbs 4/6/45; Reconstruction Finance Corporation (sold for scrap metal in USA) Walnut Ridge 7/1/46.

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 42-97612

42-97612

Delivered Denver 6/1/44; Yuma 21/1/44; 3017 BU Hobbs 4/6/44; Reconstruction Finance Corporation (sold for scrap metal in USA) Walnut Ridge 28/12/45.

B-17 #42-30778 / Lady Margaret

42-30778 / Lady Margaret

Delivered Cheyenne 28/7/43; Gore 6/8/43; Pendleton 12/8/43; Reno 14/8/43; Pierre 16/8/43; Assigned: 561BS/388BG Knettishall 3/9/43; crash: takeoff 13/8/44; 9RTD; Salvaged. LADY MARGARET.

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 42-3204

42-3204

Delivered Cheyenne 20/3/43; 3017 BU Hobbs 2/4/43; Roswell 23/5/43; Lowry 20/6/43; with Odee Hill crashed a mile N of Hobbs, NM 19/12/43; Written off 20/12/43.

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 42-102401

42-102401

Cheyenne 29/2/44; Gt Falls 5/3/44; Ardmore 21/3/44; 222 BU Ardmore 22/1/45; 332 BU Ardmore 16/6/45; Reconstruction Finance Corporation (sold for scrap metal in USA) Walnut Ridge 19/8/45.

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 43-38467

43-38467

Delivered Cheyenne 6/8/44; Lincoln 18/8/44; Grenier 3/9/44; Assigned: 423BS/306BG Thurleigh 4/9/44; battle damage Merseburg 30/11/44 Pilot: ‚; crash-landed continent; Salvaged. 14/2/45.

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 42-97988 / Flagship

42-97988 / Flagship

Delivered Dallas 24/4/44; Langley 13/6/44; Dow Fd 5/7/44; Assigned 333BS/94BG [TS-T] Rougham 6/7/44; crash landed base 20/8/44 with Billie Melton, rest unknown; Salvaged 21/8/44. FLAGSHIP.

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 42-3203

42-3203

Delivered Cheyenne 19/3/43; 3017 BU Hobbs 24/4/43; with Paul Dowling force landed base 26/4/44; Reconstruction Finance Corporation (sold for scrap metal in USA) Altus 13/9/45.

B-17 #42-30863 / My Devotion

42-30863 / My Devotion

Delivered Cheyenne 11/8/43; Gr Isle 31/8/43; Assigned: 563BS/388BG Knettishall 6/9/43; battle damage Gelsenkirchen 5/11/43 Pilot: Bob Bohne, Co-Pilot: Major Bill Chamberlain, Navigator: Harry Belgium. er, Bombardier: Bill Bangum, Engineer / Top Turret Gunner: Bill Hannigan, Radio Operator: Lowell Southam, Ball Turret Gunner: Jim Auther, Waist Gunner: Bob Allman, Waist Gunner: Salvatore Cavallaro, Tail Gunner: Maurice Carlson (10RTD-all bailed over Suffolk); flak KO’d two engines, on return crashed College Farm, Elmham St Cross, Suffolk, UK; Salvaged. MY DEVOTION.

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 43-37653

43-37653

Delivered Cheyenne 8/5/44; Hunter 22/5/44; Grenier 6/6/44; Assigned Soxo with Mike Medinger, crash landed Predannack, Cornwall, UK 8/6/44; Written off 9/6/44.

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 42-97610

42-97610

Delivered Denver 5/1/44; 1 Ph Gp Bolling 23/1/44; Cheyenne 7/9/44; Washington 2/11/44; 613 BU Phillips 6/11/44; re-ass AAF 25/1/46.

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 42-97629

42-97629

Delivered Denver 11/1/44; 1SAG Langley 6/2/44; Grenier 2/4/44; Assigned (H2X) 482BG Alconbury 9/4/44; Salvaged 9AF Germany 4/6/46.

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 42-97565

42-97565

Delivered Denver 22/12/43; 1SAG Langley 14/1/44; Assigned: 413BS/96BG [MZ-K] Snetterton (H2X) 29/1/44; Transferred: 95BG Horham 6/44; 6m, sal 17/10/44.

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 43-38010

43-38010

Delivered Cheyenne 15/6/44; Kearney 27/6/44; Dow Fd 13/7/44; Assigned 490BG Eye 16/7/44; Returned to the USA Bradley 7/7/45; 4168 Base Unit, South Plains, Texas 9/7/45; Reconstruction Finance Corporation (sold for scrap metal in USA) Kingman 11/12/45.

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 42-97598

42-97598

Delivered Denver 2/1/44; Hendricks 23/1/44; slated 482BG but sal 18/3/44; Pilot: Jim Renner forced landing FL 25/9/44; 3501 BU Boca Raton 28/11/44; 3704 BU Keesler 17/1/45; to 4119 BU Brookley w/Nelson Day 13/3/45; 3704 BU Keesler 2/4/45; 613 BU Phillips 24/6/46.

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 42-97566

42-97566

Delivered Denver 22/12/43; 1SAG Langley 21/1/44; Mitchell 1/2/44; Presque Is 29/2/44; Assigned 111 BU Langley 16/9/44; 3539 BU Langley 18/9/44; Recl Comp 2/10/44; W/O 18/10/44.

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 42-97554

42-97554

Delivered Denver 19/12/43; Salt Lake City 27/12/43; 1SAG Langley 15/1/44; Mitchell 1/2/44; Assigned: 482BG (H2X) Alconbury; Transferred: 337BS/96BG [AW-E] Snetterton 4/2/44; 413BS [MZ-E]; collided with aircraft of Pilot: 447BG Rattlesden in taxi accident 6/4/44, w/Capt Milton Esterline, Co-Pilot: George Van der Least, Navigator: Elmer Canfield, Bombardier: Forrest Burnett, Engineer / Top Turret Gunner: Earl Lynes, Radio Operator: Elvin Smith, Waist Gunner: Tom Manees, Waist Gunner: Arthur Crouse, Tail Gunner: Harry Ross; passengers:- Clarry Burton & George Francis (11RTD); Salvaged. 9/4/44.

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 42-97553

42-97553

Delivered Denver 21/12/43; Kearney 7/1/44; Presque Is 24/1/44; Assigned: 303BG Molesworth 6/2/44; on ferry flight from Gander, Nfd to Prestwick, UK 20/2/44 Pilot: Fred Rowan, Bill Moyer, Navigator: Bob Bates, Bombardier: Loren Rawlings, Engineer / Top Turret Gunner: Lyman Ela, Radio Operator: Bon Hanson, Ball Turret Gunner: Vachel Roughley, Waist Gunner: Earl Salmon, Waist Gunner: John Arendt, Tail Gunner: Theo Miller (10RTD); one engine not functioning correctly and running out of gas, forced landing Fintral Bay, Co. Donegal, Eire; all p[ossible material was salvaged but later aircraft became submerged.

B-17 #43-38831 / Screaming Eagle

43-38831 / Screaming Eagle

Delivered Lincoln 26/9/44; Grenier 7/10/44; Assigned: 749BS/457BG [W] Glatton 11/10/44; help operation ‚ 13/5/44 Pilot: ‚; forced landing Horsching, Austria, w/Bill Litogot 12/5/45; Salvaged. n/battle damage 24/5/45. SCREAMING EAGLE.

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 42-30961

42-30961

Delivered Cheyenne 25/6/43; 202 BU Galveston 8/8/44; 4104 BU Rome 18/1/45; Reconstruction Finance Corporation (sold for scrap metal in USA) Altus 14/9/45.