B-17 Flying Fortress B-17 42-3130

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 42-3130


  • RCL: QE-O

MACR: 902


History of
B-17 42-3130

Delivered Long Beach 18/2/43; Dow 12/6/43; Assigned 331BS/94BG [QE-O] Rougham 7/43; Missing in Action Duren 20/12/43 with Harvey Sharpe, Navigator: Lowell Weaner, Bombardier: George Reardon, Radio Operator: Chas Gunn, Ball turret gunner: Bill Rich, Waist gunner: Harry Ward, Waist gunner: Morris Cole,Tail gunner: Mervin Cook (8 Killed in Action); Co-pilot: Bill Miller, Flight engineer/top turret gunner: Cliff Horn (2 Prisoner of War); flak hits on return, crashed Luenen, two miles S of Venray, Hol. Missing Air Crew Report 902. NIP ‘N TUCK.


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