B-17 Flying Fortress B-17 42-30452

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 42-30452



History of
B-17 42-30452

Delivered Cheyenne 3/6/43; Kearney 16/6/32; Dow Fd 29/6/43; Assigned 331BS/94BG Rougham 1/7/43; detailed to Honington AD 6/8/43 to pick up aircraft 42-30389 with Capt John Wedding, Co-pilot: Tom Beal, Navigator: Joe Ellis, Flight engineer/top turret gunner: Ed Alamo, Radio Operator: Andy Press (5 Returned to Duty); ship landed on short runway and overshot hitting dirt embankment. Salvaged.

Last updated: 25. May 2018


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