B-17 Flying Fortress B-17 41-24425

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 41-24425


MACR: 16387


History of
B-17 41-24425

Delivered Cheyenne 1/7/42; Assigned 30BS/19BG Mareeba, Aus 21/8/42; transferred 64BS/43BG Fenton Fd, Aus; Mareeba, Aus 21/1/43; mid-air coll with 42-24355 over Port Moresby on compass test 17/4/43 with Capt Charles McArthur Jr. Co-pilot: La Rue Haralson, Joe Whitelaw, Bob Greenwood, Bill Phillips, Bryony Wysocki, George Neumann (7 Killed in Service), crashed into sea. Missing Air Crew Report 16787. (?15667)

Last updated: 5. July 2017


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