B-17 Flying Fortress B-17 42-30282

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 42-30282


  • RCL: KY-N

MACR: 95


History of
B-17 42-30282

Delivered Denver 9/5/43; Gore 10/5/43; Smoky Hill 17/5/43; Dow Fd 30/5/43; Assigned: 366BS/305BG [KY-N] Chelveston 10/6/43; MIA Hanover 26/7/43 Pilot: Otto Kuhlmann, Co-Pilot: Sam Swain, Navigator: Bill McCaffrey, Engineer / Top Turret Gunner: Fred Fryer, Radio Operator: Leo Kelly, Ball Turret Gunner: Leon Miller, Waist Gunner: Milford Roehrborn, Tail Gunner: Harry Britton (8POW ‘ picked up by minesweeper 342); Bombardier: Jim Jennings, Waist Gunner: Sam (Barron’) Brown (2KIA); Enemy aircraft, ditched North Sea, near Borkum Is, Germany. MACR 95.

Last updated: 19. October 2018


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