B-17 Flying Fortress B-17 40-2051

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 40-2051



History of
B-17 40-2051

Delivered RAF [AN520] as part of Lend-Lease; 90 Squadron [WP-?] Polebrook, UK 4-Apr-41; transferred 206 Squadron [VX-X] Benbecula, Outer Hebrides, Scotland 1-Nov-41; 220 Squadron [ZZ-D] Nutts Corner 1-Apr-42; RAF Coastal Command Development Unit (Ballykelly) Tain, Scotland 20-Jun-42; 206 Squadron [VX-X] Benbecula 27-Feb-42; transferred 214 Squadron [BU-U] (Cheaburgh?) Oulton? Sculthorpe, Nfk. 19-Feb-44; Struck Off Charge 14-Aug-44. RETUS at Portland, Oregon.

Last updated: 3. October 2017


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