B-17 Flying Fortress B-17 42-30058

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 42-30058


  • RCL: BK-M

Missions: 1


History of
B-17 42-30058

Delivered Cheyenne 5/4/43; New castle 29/4/43; Presque Is 6/5/43; Assigned 546BS/384BG [BK-M] Grafton Underwood 17/6/43; Missing in Action Villacoublay 26/6/43 with Joseph Rosio, Co-pilot: George W. Evans, Bombardier: Sidney Casden, Radio Operator: Lester Brown Jr, Ball turret gunner: John H. Houghton, Waist gunner: Anthony Frank Cucinotta,Tail gunner: Lee Lewis (7 evaded capture); Navigator: Leonard J. Fink, Flight engineer/top turret gunner: Otho E. Masterson, Waist gunner: John H. Kuberski (3 Prisoner of War); crashed Guillerval, near Etampes, 30 miles S of Paris Fr. No MACR.

Last updated: 22. August 2020


B-17 42-30058 Crew

Position Rank Name Status Note
P --- Joseph Rosio EVD
CP --- George Waldo Evans EVD
BOMB --- Sidney Casden EVD
ENG/TT --- Otho Edward Masterson POW
RO --- Lester Brown, Jr. EVD
BT --- John Henry Houghton EVD
WG --- Anthony Frank Cucinotta EVD
WG --- John Harry Kuberski EVD
TG --- Lee Lewis POW

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