B-17 Flying Fortress B-17 42-102547 / Rose of York

B-17 #42-102547 / Rose of Yorkzoom_in



  • RCL: GY-F

MACR: 12283

Missions: 63


History of
B-17 42-102547 / Rose of York

Delivered Cheyenne 12/3/44; Gr Island 22/3/44; Dow Fd 3/4/44; Assigned 401BG Deenethorpe 2/5/44; transferred 367BS/306BG [GY-F] Thurleigh 5/5/44; Missing in Action 63M Berlin 3/2/45 with Vernon Daley, Co-pilot: Joe Carbine, Navigator: Paul Becker, Bombardier: Bob Crede, Flight engineer/top turret gunner: Reisel Horn, Radio Operator: Pofirio Marquez, Ball turret gunner: George Petrillo, Waist gunner: Silvio DeZolt,Tail gunner: Okey Coplin, BBC press-Guy Byam (10 Killed in Action); flak, crashed Channel; Missing Air Crew Report 12283. ROSE OF YORK.

Published: 23. May 2018 / Last updated: 25. February 2019


B-17 42-102547 / Rose of York Crew

Position Rank Name Status Note
P 1LT Vernon F. Daley KIA
CP 2LT Joseph J. Carbine KIA
ENG/TT T/SGT Reisel R. Horn KIA
RO T/SGT Pofirio J. Marquez KIA
BT S/SGT George W. Petrillo KIA
WG S/SGT Silvio O. DeZolt KIA
TG SGT Okay R. Coplin KIA
TOG S/SGT Robert E. Creds KIA
PASS --- Guy F. Byan KIA BBC Press

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