B-17 Flying Fortress B-17 42-30821 / The Sweetest One

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 42-30821 / The Sweetest One


  • RCL: PY-Y

History of
B-17 42-30821 / The Sweetest One

Delivered Cheyenne 31/7/43; Gr Isle 9/8/43; Assigned 407BS/92BG [PY-U/Y] Podington 16/9/43; detailed Bremen 13/11/43 with Hiram Fisher, Co-pilot: Leo Dunaway, Navigator: Don Gusar, Bombardier: Henry Johnson, Flight engineer/top turret gunner: Don Yoder, Radio Operator: Tom Arnold, Ball turret gunner: Bob Rhudy, Waist gunner: Ed Payette, Waist gunner: Ed Herlihy,Tail gunner: Sam Aston (10 Killed in Action); crashed on take off Marlborough Farm, Gaydon, Warks, Salvaged 14/11/43. THE SWEETEST ONE.

Last updated: 24. January 2018


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