B-17 Flying Fortress B-17 41-24501

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 41-24501


MACR: 15627


History of
B-17 41-24501

Assigned 368BS/306BG [BO- ] Westover 28-Aug-42; Thurleigh 2-Oct-42; Missing in Action St Nazaire 3-Jan-43, hit by flak, lost two engines, crashed near Le Croisic, France. 4KIA 6POW MACR 15627.

Last updated: 19. January 2020


B-17 41-24501 Crew

Position Rank Name Status Note
P 1LT James M. Ferguson POW
CP 2LT John B Elliott POW
BOMB 2LT Robert T. Levy KIA
ENG/TT T/SGT Charles A. Edinger POW
RO T/SGT Richard G. Hackworth POW
BT S/SGT Robert Kingen POW
WG S/SGT James V. Loving POW
WG S/SGT Earl L. Kerbow KIA
TG S/SGT Rupert W. Arnold KIA

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