B-17 Flying Fortress B-17 41-24525 / What’s Cookin Doc?

B-17 #41-24525 / What’s Cookin Doc?zoom_in



  • RCL: JJ-O, SO-Y

MACR: 1608


History of
B-17 41-24525 / What’s Cookin Doc?

Assigned 422BS/305BG [JJ-O] Presque Is 22/9/10/42; Grafton Underwood 25/9/42; transferred 547BS/384BG [SO-Y] Grafton Underwood 14/10/43; Missing in Action Ludwigshafen 7/1/44 with Walter Ernest Garner, Co-pilot: Philip Bern, Bombardier: James Daigle, Flight engineer/top turret gunner: Russell Hawk, Radio Operator: William Edmiston, Ball turret gunner: Edward Radon, Waist gunner: Charles Hays,Tail gunner: Jack Anderson (8 Prisoner of War); Navigator: Guy Canale, Waist gunner: Charles Hannah (2 Killed in Action); enemy aircraft, crashed Port-le-Grand, four miles NW of Abbeville, France. Missing Air Crew Report 1608. WHAT’S COOKING DOC?

Last updated: 27. July 2022


B-17 41-24525 / What’s Cookin Doc? Details


B-17 41-24525 / What’s Cookin Doc? Crew

Position Rank Name Status Note
P 2LT Walter Ernest Garner POW
CP 2LT Philip Bern POW
BOMB 2LT James Joseph Daigle POW
ENG/TT S/SGT Elmer Russell Hawk, Jr. POW
RO S/SGT William Joseph Edmiston POW
BT S/SGT Edward Perish Rardon POW
WG SGT Charles V. Hannah KIA
WG S/SGT Charles Reed Hays POW
TG SGT Jack R. Anderson POW

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