B-17 Flying Fortress B-17 42-102953 / Sky Anne

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 42-102953 / Sky Anne


MACR: 9380


History of
B-17 42-102953 / Sky Anne

Delivered Cheyenne 22/4/44; Kearney 2/5/44; Grenier 13/5/44; Assigned 563BS/388BG [P] Knettishall 16/5/44; Missing in Action Magdeburg 28/9/44 with Bernard Lord, Co-pilot: Don Trachsel, Navigator: Irving Podolska, Bombardier: Walter Norwicki, Flight engineer/top turret gunner: Ray Bradley, Radio Operator: Garland Vaughn,Tail gunner: Chas Valente (7 Killed in Action); Ball turret gunner: Bland Carter, Waist gunner: Wesley Road (2 Prisoner of War); mid air coll with 43-38404 (388 BG), crashed just outside Merseburg, Ger. Missing Air Crew Report 9380. SHY ANN.

Last updated: 3. October 2017


B-17 42-102953 / Sky Anne Details

Mid-air-collision with B-17 #43-38404 on 28 September 1944.


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