B-17 Flying Fortress B-17 42-30675

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 42-30675



History of
B-17 42-30675

Delivered Dallas 9/7/43; Kearney 28/7/43; Topeka 12/8/43; Assigned Soxo (8AF) ATC Meeks Fd 11/9/43 with Marvin Brekke, Co-pilot: Alf Johnson, Navigator: Frank Hughes, Bombardier: Dan Black, Flight engineer/top turret gunner: Emilio Carnivale, Radio Operator: Ed Hamilton, Ball turret gunner: LaVerne Craig, Waist gunner: Chas Ragsdale, Waist gunner: Carl Cooley,Tail gunner: Clyde Gamble (10 Killed in Service); crashed hill six miles NW of Cushendall, N. Ireland 13/9/43 en route to Prestwick. Written off 14/9/43.

Last updated: 21. March 2019


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