B-17 Flying Fortress B-17 41-24567 / Beats Me

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 41-24567 / Beats Me


  • RCL: PU-J

MACR: 15571


History of
B-17 41-24567 / Beats Me

Assigned 360BS/303BG [PU-J] Bangor 14-Oct-42; Molesworth 16-Oct-42. 23-Jan-43 – Mission in Action on a mission to bomb the port area and U-Boat pens at Lorient, France. The aircraft was struck by a bomb dropped from above and crashed in the woods at Bois de Queronic near Pluvinger, France. 7KIA 3POW MACR 15571.

Last updated: 8. September 2017


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