B-17 Flying Fortress B-17 42-29511 / The Iron Maiden

B-17 #42-29511 / The Iron Maidenzoom_in



  • RCL: FR-W

MACR: 957


History of
B-17 42-29511 / The Iron Maiden

Delivered Denver 3/1/43; Salina 11/1/43; Morrison 5/3/43; Assigned 407BS/92BG [PY-W] Alconbury 19/5/43; transferred 525BS/379BG [FR-W] Kimbolton 4/9/43; Missing in Action Schweinfurt 14/10/43 with Roland Martin, Co-pilot: Linden Price, Navigator: Dan Maher, Bombardier: Irving Rittenburg, Flight engineer/top turret gunner: Edwin Mattern, Radio Operator: Nick Macri, Ball turret gunner: Elihu Peacock, Waist gunner: Dan Sirianni, Waist gunner: John Cihonski,Tail gunner: Adam Janik (10 Prisoner of War); enemy aircraft, crash landed S of Wurzburg, Ger. Missing Air Crew Report 957. THE IRON MAIDEN.

Last updated: 10. July 2017


B-17 42-29511 / The Iron Maiden Details


B-17 42-29511 / The Iron Maiden Crew

Position Rank Name Status Note
P 2LT Roland H. Martin, Jr. POW
CP 2LT Linden H. Price, Jr. POW
BOMB 2LT Irving M. Rittenberg POW
ENG/TT T/SGT Nicholas J. Macri POW
RO T/SGT Edwin L. Mattern POW
BT S/SGT Elihu Peacock POW
WG T/SGT Daniel A. Sirianni POW
WG T/SGT John L. Cihonski POW
TG S/SGT Adam A. Janik POW

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