B-17 Flying Fortress B-17 42-102931 / Fiklbitch

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 42-102931 / Fiklbitch


MACR: 10345


History of
B-17 42-102931 / Fiklbitch

Delivered Cheyenne 19/4/44; Hunter 4/5/44; Dow Fd 16/5/44; Assigned 731BS/452BG Deopham Green 20/5/44; Missing in Action Saarbrucken 9/11/44 with Francis Meyers, Co-pilot: Fred Prado, Navigator: Bob Hester, Bombardier: Aldo Valenzano, Flight engineer/top turret gunner: Harry DeYoung, Radio Operator: Bob Long, Ball turret gunner: Don Turman, Waist gunner: Albt Richards,Tail gunner: Jackson Britt (9 Killed in Action); flak, crashed North Sea off Lowestoft, Sfk, UK. Missing Air Crew Report 10345. FIKLBITCH.

Last updated: 6. May 2019


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