B-17 Flying Fortress B-17 41-2622

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 41-2622



History of
B-17 41-2622

Delivered Ogden 1/3/42; Cheyenne 26/3/42; Wayne Co. 16/5/42; RCAF Dorval 18/10/42 with Natural Metal Finish; Gander-Prestwick 29/10/42, to RAF [FK198] by Steuart Reiss, last to be delivered to UK with no ASV fitted; 59 Sq (Z9-M) Thorney Is 9/1/43; 206 Sq (VX-W) Benbecula, Scot. 15/8/43; transferred 220 Sq (NR-W) or (1-W) Lagens, Azores 19/3/44, where it was hit by another B-17, [HB786] or 42-102437 while parked, Struck Off Charge 19/4/44.

Last updated: 10. October 2017


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