B-17 Flying Fortress B-17 40-3066 / Old 66

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 40-3066 / Old 66



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B-17 40-3066 / Old 66

Delivered Patterson 27-Mar-41; Assigned 14BS/19BG Clark Field, PI 17-Oct-41 with Don Keiser, Jim Ferry, Bill Groffin, Joe Laza, Walt Partridge, Joe Giardini, Tom Kenney, Joe Kennedy; Del Monte 6-Dec-41; to Bachelor, Australia 20-Dec-41 with Don Keiser, Elliott Vandevanter, Bryon Work, D. Miller, Max Baca, Ed Hargrove, Bernie Strohhecker, Huffman, McGuire, Waggoner, Rousell; to Samarinda, Borneo then Singosari, Java 30-Dec-41 with Don Keiser; blown up by terrorists Pasirian, Java 22-Feb-42. Salvaged. OLD “66”. Never served in UK.

Last updated: 18. January 2020


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