B-17 Flying Fortress B-17 40-3064

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 40-3064



History of
B-17 40-3064

Delivered March 5-Jun-41; Assigned 93BS/19BG Clark Field, PI 20-Oct-41; Del Monte-Batchelor 17-Dec-41 with Ford, Chiles, Carrithers, Burke, Uliano, Gilbraith, Groel, Shafer, Wright, Huston; to Samarinda, Borneo then Singosari, Java 30-Dec-41 with Bill Bohnaker; ground accident, overshot runway at Malang, Java 16-Jan-42 with Bill Bohnaker. Sal, the first B-17 lost in Java. Never served in UK

Last updated: 18. January 2020


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