B-17 Flying Fortress B-17 42-30776

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 42-30776


  • RCL: BO-F

MACR: 1158


History of
B-17 42-30776

Delivered Cheyenne 26/7/43; Dyersburg 7/8/43; Assigned 368BS/306BG [BO-F] Thurleigh 20/9/43; Missing in Action Wilhelmshafen 3/11/43 with George Goris, Co-pilot: Ken Cabe, Navigator: Frank Bullard, Bombardier: Harry Urman, Flight engineer/top turret gunner: Walter Back, Radio Operator: Leroy Morton, Ball turret gunner: LeRoy Haskell, Waist gunner: Bill Meade, Waist gunner: Joe Kelch,Tail gunner: Howie Jordan (10 Killed in Action); mid air col with 42-3533, crashed North Sea. Missing Air Crew Report 1158.

Last updated: 1. February 2018


B-17 42-30776 Details

Mid-air-collision with B-17 #42-3533 on 03 November 1943.


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