B-17 Flying Fortress B-17 41-24469

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 41-24469



History of
B-17 41-24469

Assigned 367BS/306BG Westover 16-Aug-42; Thurleigh 2-Oct-42; on return from St Nazaire 3-Jan-43 landed RAF St Eval, Cornwall. Next day on t/o for Thurleigh, Bed. in poor weather crashed into the Celtic Sea near RAF St. Eval 7-Jan-43. 10KIS No MACR issued.

Last updated: 31. October 2017


B-17 41-24469 Crew

Position Rank Name Status Note
P 1LT Robert E. Brandon KIS
CP 1LT Henry G. Murrel KIS
BOMB 2LT James C. Murphy KIS
ENG/TT T/SGT Carlton F. Porter KIS
RO S/SGT Judson W. Elliott KIS
BT S/SGT Joseph S. Barnes KIS
WG S/SGT Jerrald M. Hopkins KIS
WG 1LT James O. Jones, Jr. KIS
TG S/SGT Earl K. Owen KIS

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