B-17 Flying Fortress B-17 42-3114

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 42-3114


  • RCL: FR-T

MACR: 1295


History of
B-17 42-3114

Delivered: Cheyenne 23/2/43; Dow Fd 18/4/43; Assigned: 525BS/379BG [FR-T] Kimbolton 3/43; MIA Wilhelmshafen 11/6/43 Pilot: Noel Britten, Co-Pilot: Patrick Rea, Navigator: Olympio Cassera, n-Matt Driscoll, Engineer / Top Turret Gunner: Germany. ld Stratton, Radio Operator: John Rogers, Ball Turret Gunner: Floyd Tichnell, Waist Gunner: Mike Holinka, Waist Gunner: Dan Kenney, Tail Gunner: Ellis Vance. (10POW-picked up by German Navy and taken to Cuxhaven); Enemy aircraft, ditched North Sea off Borkum, Ger. MACR 1295.

Last updated: 9. April 2018


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