B-17 Flying Fortress B-17 42-30723 / Sexy Suzy Mother of Ten aka Holy Terror

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 42-30723 / Sexy Suzy Mother of Ten aka Holy Terror

Manufacturer:
Boeing

  • RCL: EP-D

MACR: 1027

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History of
B-17 42-30723 / Sexy Suzy Mother of Ten aka Holy Terror

Delivered Dallas 17/7/43; Geiger 8/8/43; Pendleton 22/8/43; Assigned 351BS/100BG [EP-D] Thorpe Abbotts 31/8/43; Missing in Action Munster 10/10/43 with Bill Beddow, Navigator: Israel Levine, Radio Operator: John Sullivan, Ball turret gunner: Walt Zoldak, Waist gunner: Bob Lynch, Waist gunner: Sam Hicks (6 Killed in Action); Co-pilot: Dick Brooks, Bombardier: Milton Harness, Flight engineer/top turret gunner: Dan James,Tail gunner: Dick Munger (4 Prisoner of War); collided with Me 109, went down on fire and exploded flak, crashed Vinneberger Forest, near Ostbevern, Ger; Missing Air Crew Report 1027. SEXY SUZY, MOTHER OF TEN (not painted on) aka HOLY TERROR.

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B-17 42-30723 / Sexy Suzy Mother of Ten aka Holy Terror Details

Collided with Me 109, went down on fire and exploded. Debris hit the B-17 #42-30047 ‘Sweeter Girl’, which also damaged and shot down by Me 109.

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