B-17 Flying Fortress B-17 42-107051

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 42-107051


  • RCL: FR-A

MACR: 4877


History of
B-17 42-107051

Delivered Tulsa 7/2/44; Rapid City 1/3/44; Dow Fd 21/4/44; Assigned 398BG Nuthampstead 25/4/44; no ops, transferred 525BS/379BG [FR-A] Kimbolton 9/5/44; Missing in Action Trier 11/5/44 with Asa Romberger, Navigator: Harry Loflin, Bombardier: George Boyer, Flight engineer/top turret gunner: Sam Renda, Radio Operator: Carl Lamb, Ball turret gunner: Tom Folk, Waist gunner: Harry Schauss (7 Killed in Action); Co-pilot: Adolph Brocato,Tail gunner: Myles Sullivan (2 Prisoner of War); enemy aircraft, crashed Irsch, three miles SE of Trier, Ger; Missing Air Crew Report 4877.

Last updated: 10. October 2017


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