B-17 Flying Fortress B-17 42-31519

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 42-31519


  • RCL: IE-B

History of
B-17 42-31519

Delivered Denver 16/11/43; Boise 24/11/43; Kearney 17/12/43; Chicago 8/1/44; Romulus 9/1/44; Presque Is 11/1/44; Assigned: 709BS/447BG [IE-B] Rattlesden 18/1/44; MIA Berlin 29/4/44 Pilot: Dean Fleming, Co-Pilot: Lloyd Ittel, Navigator: Carl McCuen, Bombardier: Joe Elliott, Engineer / Top Turret Gunner: Bill nShaw, Radio Operator: Sid Stein, Ball Turret Gunner: Andy Leydens, Waist Gunner: Tony Durante, Waist Gunner: Bill Pascocello, Tail Gunner: Leslie Orr (10RTD); ditched North Sea picked up by AFSR.

Last updated: 19. October 2018


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