History of the
B-17 #42-29649

Delivered Denver 29/1/43; Gt Falls 31/1/43; Salina 13/2/43; Assigned: 423BS/306BG [RD- ] Thurleigh 24/3/43; battle damage St Nazaire 1/5/43 Pilot: Lew Johnson, Co-Pilot: Bob McCallum, Navigator: Stan Kissenberth, Bombardier: J.C. Melaun {togg}; Engineer / Top Turret Gunner: Bill Fahrenhold, Ball Turret Gunner: Maynard Smith*, Tail Gunner: Roy Gibson (7RTD); Radio Operator: Henry Bean, Waist Gunner: Bob Folliard, Waist Gunner: Joe Bukacek (3KIA); forced landing Predannack, Ornwall, UK, Salvaged. 5/3/43. (*MOH for Sgt Maynard ‘Snuffy’ Smith).

Crew 42-29649

PositionRang/RankNameStatusBemerkung/Note
P1LTLewis P. JohnsonRTD
CP2LTRobert McCallumRTD
ENG/TTT/SGTWilliam W. FahrenholdRTD
ROT/SGTHenry R. BeanKIA
BTSGTMaynard H.RTD
WGS/SGTRobert V. FolliardKIA
WGS/SGTJoseph S. BukacekKIA
TGSGTRoy H. GibsonRTD
TOGS/SGTJ.C. MelaunRTD

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