B-17 Flying Fortress B-17 42-30202

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 42-30202


MACR: 3125

Missions: 5


History of
B-17 42-30202

Delivered Cheyenne 29/4/43; Sioux City 11/5/43; Dow Fd 18/6/43; Assigned 563BS/388BG Knettishall; Missing in Action Kassel 30/7/43 with Earl Pickard, Bob Hoke, Wallace Soderberg, Orville Lewis, Walt Togel, Sam Tucker, Ralph May, Don Boyd, Harlan Oakberg (9 Prisoner of War); Billy Hooker (evaded capture); flak, crashed Liege, Bel; Missing Air Crew Report 3125.

Last updated: 4. July 2018


B-17 42-30202 Crew

Position Rank Name Status Note
P F/O Earl Eugene Pickard POW
CP F/O William S. Hooker EVD
BOMB 2LT Wallace Niel Soderberg POW
ENG/TT T/SGT Orville Winford Lewis POW
RO T/SGT Walter Englebert Togel POW
BT S/SGT Sam H. Tucker Jr. POW
WG S/SGT Ralph Thadus May POW
WG S/SGT Harlan Charles Oakberg POW
TG S/SGT Donald Morris Boyd POW

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