B-17 Flying Fortress B-17 41-24489 / Terry and the Pirates

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History of
B-17 41-24489 / Terry and the Pirates

Assigned 367BS/306BG Westover 17-Aug-42; Thurleigh 13-Oct-42; Missing in Action 20-Dec-42 on mission to bomb the German air depot at Romilly-sur-Seine, France. Shot down by enemy aircraft and crashed near Paris. 3KIA 7POW. No MACR issued.

Last updated: 3. October 2017


B-17 41-24489 / Terry and the Pirates Crew

Position Rank Name Status Note
P 1LT Lewis R. McKesson POW
CP 2LT Quentin W. Burgett POW
BOMB 1LT Robert M. Freeman KIA
ENG/TT SGT Lucien Bedard POW
RO SGT Fletcher M. DeWolf POW
BT SGT Richard E. Cox POW
WG SGT Ludvik V. Dejnozka POW
WG SGT Stanley J. Milik KIA
TG T/SGT Delmar L. Swyers POW

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