B-17 Flying Fortress B-17 42-31065

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 42-31065


  • RCL: GY-Z

MACR: 8827


History of
B-17 42-31065

Delivered Cheyenne 13/9/43; Scott 28/9/43; Assigned 367BS/306BG [GY-Z] Thurleigh 19/10/43; Missing in Action Brux 12/9/44 with Paul Bailey, Co-pilot: Rudy Babel, Bombardier: Bob Vickers, Flight engineer/top turret gunner: Leroy Hollenberg, Radio Operator: Tom Chandler, Ball turret gunner: Harry Boland, Waist gunner: Joe Burns,Tail gunner: Leo Zych (8 Prisoner of War); Navigator: Dick Rodenberger (Killed in Action); flak, crashed Kasserolhof, near Eberswalde, N of Berlin, Ger; Missing Air Crew Report 8827.

Last updated: 6. January 2018


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