B-17 Flying Fortress B-17 42-30169 / Lady Luck

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 42-30169 / Lady Luck


MACR: 5070


History of
B-17 42-30169 / Lady Luck

Delivered Cheyenne 22/4/43; Tinker 24/5/43; Smoky Hill 29/5/43; Chicago 1/6/43; Smoky Hill 16/6/43; Tinker 19/6/43; Kearney 26/6/43; Eglin 7/7/43; Dow Fd 12/7/43; Assigned 414BS/97BG Chateau-du-Rhumel 14/7/43; Pont-du-Fahs 1/8/43; Depienne 15/8/43; Cerignola 20/12/43; Transferred 341BS/97BG Amendola 16/1/44; Missing in Action Atzerdorf 24/5/44 with 2Lt Robert S Close, 2Lt Orris F Welch, 2Lt David S Greenfield, 2lt Robert R Englund, S/Sgt Robert O Marlow, S/Sgt Herbert J Haigh, Sgt Thomas E Burke, S/Sgt Paul J Thueson, S/Sgt Frank Shifres, Sgt Russell W Fulleton; enemy aircraft, crashed St Marien; 9 x POW MACR 5070. LADY LUCK.

Last updated: 4. June 2018


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