B-17 Flying Fortress B-17 42-30472

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 42-30472


MACR: 1952

Missions: 51


History of
B-17 42-30472

Delivered Cheyenne 5/6/43; Rapid City 18/6/43; Geiger 22/6/43; Gr Isle 29/6/43; Dow Fd 14/7/43; Assigned 353BS/301BG St Donat 19/7/43; Oudna 6/8/43; Cerignola 7/12/43; Missing in Action {51m} Salon de Provence, Fr. 21/1/44 with Howard Ryan, Peters, Goldstein, Krober, Canady, Buschko, Chelminiack, Kelly, McBride (10 Killed in Action); enemy aircraft, crashed Mediterranean Sea; Missing Air Crew Report 1952.


B-17 42-30472 Crew

P2LTHoward W RyanKIA
CP2LTPaul C. PetersKIA
BOMB2LTBaldwin J. KroberKIA
ENG/TTT/SGTKenneth E. CanadyKIA
ROT/SGTJoseph J. BuschkoKIA
BTSGTRichard L. CheiminiakKIA
WGS/SGTHarley A. KellyKIA
TGS/SGTJames T. McBrideKIA

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