B-17 Flying Fortress B-17 42-30814

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 42-30814


  • RCL: KY-F

MACR: 919


History of
B-17 42-30814

Delivered Cheyenne 30/7/43; Dyersburg 8/8/43; Assigned 96BG Snetterton 7/9/43; transferred 366BS/305BG [KY-F] Chelveston 21/9/43; Missing in Action Schweinfurt 14/10/43 with Bob Skerry, Co-pilot: John Lindquist, Navigator: Bob Guarini, Bombardier: Cecil Key, Flight engineer/top turret gunner: Bob Middleby, Ball turret gunner: Wayne Rowlett, Waist gunner: Gus Doumis,Tail gunner: Edwin DeVaul (8 Prisoner of War), Radio Operator: Stan Larrick, Waist gunner: Jack Johnson (2 Killed in Action); enemy aircraft & flak, crashed Adendorf, near Meckenheim, 10 miles SW of Bonn, Ger. Missing Air Crew Report 919.

Last updated: 10. July 2017


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