B-17 Flying Fortress B-17 42-29826

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 42-29826


  • RCL: YB-H

History of
B-17 42-29826

Delivered Cheyenne 22/2/43; Casper 13/3/43; Smoky Hill 3/4/43; Assigned 508BS/351BG [YB-H] Polebrook 17/5/43; Missing in Action {3m} Huls 22/6/43 with Leo Turgeon, Co-pilot: Burton Caruso, Navigator: Chas Bryant, Bombardier: John Turney, Flight engineer/top turret gunner: John Cabaniss, Radio Operator: Larry Ferns, Ball turret gunner: Leasure McGinniss, Waist gunner: Ed Knower, Waist gunner: Video Pacciotti,Tail gunner: Fred Aye (10 Prisoner of War); enemy aircraft, crashed Beck, Gelderland, Hol. No MACR.

Published: 10. August 2017 / Last updated: 19. July 2017


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