B-17 Flying Fortress B-17 42-30118

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 42-30118


  • RCL: OE-N

MACR: 4738


History of
B-17 42-30118

Delivered Cheyenne 13/4/43; Smoky Hill 22/4/43; Presque Is 16/5/43; Assigned 335BS/95BG [OE-N] Framlingham 29/5/43; 2m, Missing in Action Kiel 13/6/43 with Capt Owen Cornett, Co-pilot: Hubert Wood, Navigator: Noah Hughes, Bombardier: Jack Wisznoski, Flight engineer/top turret gunner: Drakeford Yorkbody washed up 13/9/43, Radio Operator: John Timko, Ball turret gunner: Fred Gay, Waist gunner: Ken Chambers, Waist gunner: Ray Brown,Tail gunner: Rod Hale (10 Killed in Action); battle damaged crashed Baltic Sea off Denmark. Missing Air Crew Report 4738.

Last updated: 16. February 2018


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