B-17 Flying Fortress B-17 42-107231

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 42-107231


  • RCL: N7-A

MACR: 5252


History of
B-17 42-107231

Delivered Tulsa 24/3/44; Hunter 11/4/44; Grenier 21/4/44; Assigned 603BS/398BG [N7-A] Nuthampstead 3/5/44; flown by Group CO Col Hunter on first mission 6/5/44; (4m) Missing in Action Berlin 24/5/44 with Capt Unite Brodin, Co-pilot: Major Judson Gray(mp), Navigator: Capt Gordon Davidson, Ex/n-Lou Haberman, Bombardier: Paul Voehringer, Ball turret gunner: Pete Corrado, Waist gunner: Sidor Stizzo, Waist gunner: Martin Woodward, (8 Killed in Action); Flight engineer/top turret gunner: Leroy Elton, Radio Operator: Bernie Rochford,Tail gunner: Lt Jerome Hans (3 Prisoner of War); flak hits #3 and #4, then exploded and crashed Jungfernheide railway station, Berlin; Missing Air Crew Report 5252.

Last updated: 10. July 2017


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