B-17 Flying Fortress B-17 42-29894 / Baltimore Bouce

B-17 #42-29894 / Baltimore Boucezoom_in



  • RCL: BN-X

MACR: 1928

Missions: 15


History of
B-17 42-29894 / Baltimore Bouce

Delivered Cheyenne 5/3/43; Gore 6/3/43; Cheyenne 24/3/43; Romulus 16/4/43; Assigned 367BS/306BG [GY-D] Thurleigh 18/5/43; transferred 359BS/303BG [BN-X] Molesworth 25/9/43; 15m Missing in Action Oschersleben 11/1/44; enemy aircraft, crashed Laubke, near Lemgo, 15 miles E of Bielefeld, Hamelin, Ger. Missing Air Crew Report 1928. BALTIMORE BOUNCE.

Last updated: 10. February 2020


B-17 42-29894 / Baltimore Bouce Details

Photo was taken on 30 December 1943. Only 11 days later it was lost in action.


B-17 42-29894 / Baltimore Bouce Crew

Position Rank Name Status Note
P 2LT William A. Pursell KIA
CP 2LT Francis D. Krohn KIA
BOMB 2LT Joseph B. Kyne KIA
ENG/TT S/SGT Peter C. Castriciano KIA
RO S/SGT James C. Beeny KIA
BT SGT Leonard N. Faner KIA
WG SGT Kermit W. Nye KIA
WG SGT Harley R. Eastburn KIA
TG SGT John W. Swanson KIA

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