B-17 Flying Fortress B-17 42-30730 / Dearly Beloved

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 42-30730 / Dearly Beloved


  • RCL: WW-B

MACR: 4278


History of
B-17 42-30730 / Dearly Beloved

Delivered Denver 19/7/43; Geiger 9/8/32; Walla Walla 11/8/43; Redmond 15/8/43; Assigned 369BS/306BG [WW-B] Thurleigh 20/9/43; Missing in Action Erding 24/4/44 with Dave Ramsey, Co-pilot: Edwin Miller, Navigator: Bob Krohn, Bombardier: Sterling Strange, Flight engineer/top turret gunner: Jim Ryan, Radio Operator: John Gray, Ball turret gunner: Paul Callaghan, Waist gunner: Carl Potter, Waist gunner: Don Miller,Tail gunner: Paul Walshin (10 Prisoner of War); enemy aircraft KOd #3 and #4 followed by fire, crashed Augsburg, Ger; Missing Air Crew Report 4278. DEARLY BELOVED.

Last updated: 22. May 2018


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