B-17 Flying Fortress B-17 40-2063

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 40-2063



History of
B-17 40-2063

Delivered SAD 30-Nov-40; Salt Lake City 22-May-41; Sunset Field 14-Jun-41; Assigned 38RS/19BG [aircraft 41] 14-Nov-41; arrived during Japanese attack on Pearl Harbour 7-Dec-41 with Lt Bruce Allen, Co-pilot: Lt Chas McArthur, Lt Leo Eminger, Avn Cdt Walt Decker, M/Sgt Horace Hunsberger, Sgt Floyd Wright, Pfc Ray Fetty, Pvt Dick Morris, Pvt J.W. Childers; RETUS to Langley; with Larry Dennis on training run, crashed Sebring, Florida 29-May-43 (4 Killed in Service); Written off 29-May-43. Never served in the UK.

Last updated: 6. June 2017


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