B-17 Flying Fortress B-17 42-107164

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 42-107164


MACR: 4165


History of
B-17 42-107164

Delivered Tulsa 9/3/44; Kearney 22/3/44; Grenier 3/4/44; Assigned: 339BS/96BG [QJ- ] Snetterton 7/4/44; MIA Pas de Calais 20/4/44 Pilot: Clyde Liles, Co-Pilot: Harry Spitzenburg, Navigator: John Pavia, Bombardier: Wallace Murray, Engineer / Top Turret Gunner: John Dicicco, Radio Operator: Clarry Jones, Ball Turret Gunner: Jim Malloy, Waist Gunner: Theo Byman, Waist Gunner: Jim Tasker (9KIA); Tail Gunner: Max Kruse (POW); flak hit in bomb bay, ship broke in half, crashed Hallines, five miles SW of St Omer, Fr. MACR 4165.

Last updated: 29. March 2019


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