B-17 Flying Fortress B-17 40-2047

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 40-2047



History of
B-17 40-2047

Delivered Strategic Air Depot 9-Sep-40; Salt Lake City 27-Jun-41; departed 31-Oct-41 en route McClelland Fd, Sacramento for an #3 engine change, with five crew and four passengers, all Killed in Service. Never used in combat and never served in the UK.

Last updated: 22. June 2020


B-17 40-2047 Crew

Position Rank Name Status Note
P 1LT Leo M. H. Walker KIS
CP 2LT John R. Mode KIS
ENG/TT S/SGT Eugene M. Clemens KIS
WG CPL Sterling Isom KIS
WG PVT Alden H. Stookey KIS

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