B-17 Flying Fortress B-17 42-102690

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 42-102690


  • RCL: LF-Q

History of
B-17 42-102690

Delivered Cheyenne 26/3/44; Kearney 13/4/44; Grenier 29/4/44; Assigned 526BS/379BG [LF-Q] Kimbolton 18/5/44; battle damage over Cauvincourt, Fr, 8/8/44 with Chas Greenough, Co-pilot: Wallace Richard, Navigator: Joel Stephens, Bombardier: Bob Johnson, Flight engineer/top turret gunner: Roy Reed, Radio Operator: Howard Dempsey, Ball turret gunner: Joe Rixon,wg- Chas Danforth,Tail gunner: Herb Peterson (9 Returned to Duty); crash landed near front line in France, all OK. No MACR.

Last updated: 24. January 2018


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