B-17 Flying Fortress B-17 42-29903 / High Tension II

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 42-29903 / High Tension II


MACR: 2301


History of
B-17 42-29903 / High Tension II

Delivered Denver 9/3/43; Tinker 31/3/43; New Castle 10/4/43; Morrison 16/4/43; Assigned 429BS/2BG Navarin 22/4/43; Chateau-du-Rhumel 27/4/43; Ain M’Lila 17/6/43; Massicault 31/7/43; Bizerte 2/12/43; Amendola 9/12/43; Missing in Action Toulon 4/2/44 with Rutherford Bingham, Co-pilot: Dabney Lea, Navigator: Larry Armstrong, Bombardier: Hamilton Lamb, Flight engineer/top turret gunner: Corbin Doolittle, Radio Operator: John Lawry, Ball turret gunner: Bob Slocum, Waist gunner: Fred Lemon, Max Copp,Tail gunner: Rex Power (10 Killed in Action); six chutes seen which landed in sea, #2 engine on fire; Missing Air Crew Report 2301. HIGH TENSION II.

Last updated: 30. July 2017


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