B-17 Flying Fortress B-17 42-30401

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 42-30401


  • RCL: BX-?

MACR: 139


History of
B-17 42-30401

Delivered Cheyenne 28/5/43; Kearney 9/6/43; Dow Fd 27/6/43; Assigned 338BS/96BG [BX- ] Snetterton 26/6/43; Missing in Action Oschersleben 28/7/43 with Steve Hettrick, Co-pilot: Jack Adair, Navigator: Calvin Bramlett, Bombardier: Marshall Herrick*, Flight engineer/top turret gunner: Bill Connell*, Radio Operator: Bill Reeves, Ball turret gunner: Clifford Kinney, Waist gunner: Bronislaus Kubis*, Waist gunner: Chas Mossbey,Tail gunner: Stan Lukowitz (10KIA-*bodies washed up weeks later); enemy aircraft, crashed North Sea; Missing Air Crew Report 139.

Last updated: 5. May 2017


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