B-17 Flying Fortress B-17 42-30608

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 42-30608


  • RCL: JW-G

MACR: 1386


History of
B-17 42-30608

Delivered Cheyenne 29/6/43; Gr Isle 15/7/43; Patterson 19/7/43; Scott 15/8/43; Assigned 326BS/92BG [JW-G] Alconbury 31/8/43; Missing in Action Bremen 26/11/43 with Truman Shannon, Co-pilot: Theo Hanson, Navigator: Joe Joffe, Bombardier: Bob Hamm, Flight engineer/top turret gunner: Paul Magness, Radio Operator: Clarry Wentzell, Ball turret gunner: Grady Gwinn, Waist gunner: Irenee Plante, Waist gunner: Dave Hurley,Tail gunner: Bill Langford (10 Killed in Action); flak, crashed North Sea. Missing Air Crew Report 1386.

Last updated: 24. January 2018


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