B-17 Flying Fortress B-17 41-2413 / Lucky 13

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 41-2413 / Lucky 13



History of
B-17 41-2413 / Lucky 13

Delivered Salt Lake Strategic Arms Depot (SAD) 30-Nov-41; Assigned 38RS/19BG [aircraft 30], was one of the aircraft that arrived over Pearl Harbor 7-Dec-41 with Maj Truman H. Landon, Lt Bill Ellis, Lt George Newton, Lt Chester Budz, Avn Cdt Erwin Cihak, M/Sgt John Meeks, T/Sgt Jesse Schneider, S/Sgt Albt Brawley, Sgt Ben Hale; transferred 42BS/11BG Hickam Field, HI. 30-Dec-42; transferred 5AF 31-Aug-44; Written off 11-Jun-44. Never served in the UK.

Last updated: 7. June 2017


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