B-17 Flying Fortress B-17 42-102611 / Boss Lady

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 42-102611 / Boss Lady


  • RCL: LN-E

MACR: 6993


History of
B-17 42-102611 / Boss Lady

Delivered Cheyenne 18/3/44; Gr Island 2/4/44; Dow Fd 19/4/44; Assigned 350BS/100BG [LN-E] Thorpe Abbotts 22/4/44; Missing in Action practice mission 27/6/44 with John Donaldson, Co-pilot: Gail Campbell, Navigator: Gene O’Connell, Bombardier: Hugh McKeniff, Flight engineer/top turret gunner: Warren Cain, Radio Operator: Stan Sider, Ball turret gunner: Jose Trujillo, Waist gunner: Bill Couch, Waist gunner: Dave Gustafson,Tail gunner: Arthur Myers (10 Killed in Service); no trace, crashed North Sea ?; Missing Air Crew Report 6993. BOSS LADY.

Published: 19. January 2018 / Last updated: 2. October 2017


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