B-17 Flying Fortress B-17 42-30813 / Queen Jeannie

B-17 #42-30813 / Queen Jeanniezoom_in



  • RCL: RD-L

MACR: 820 / KSU/ME/KU: 356


History of
B-17 42-30813 / Queen Jeannie

Delivered Cheyenne 31-Jul-43; Seattle 1-Aug-43; Cheyenne 2-Aug-43; Scott 10-Aug-43; Assigned 423BS/306BG [RD-L] Thurleigh 2-Sep-43; Missing in Action 14-Oct-43 on mission to bomb the ball bearing factories at Schweinfurt, Germany. Aircraft was attacked by fighters which caused it to break in half. It crashed near Dorne, Belgium. 5KIA, 5POW MACR 820.

Last updated: 18. March 2020


B-17 42-30813 / Queen Jeannie Crew

Position Rank Name Status Note
P 2LT Robert McCallum KIA
CP 2LT Homer D. Fitzer KIA
BOMB 2LT Paul V. Manning POW
ENG/TT T/SGT Marvin L. Bartlett POW
RO T/SGT John W. Drennan KIA
BT S/SGT James E. Dunford KIA
WG S/SGT Ned L. Bostic KIA
WG S/SGT Austin H. Sadler POW
TG S/SGT Willard H. McQuarrie POW

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