B-17 Flying Fortress B-17 42-31538 / Norah

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 42-31538 / Norah


  • RCL: BO-V

MACR: 1932


History of
B-17 42-31538 / Norah

Delivered Cheyenne 19/11/43; Kearney 6/12/43; Grenier 20/12/43; Presque Is 22/12/43; Assigned 367BS/306BG [GY-V] Thurleigh 21/1/44; 368BS [BO-V]; Missing in Action Oschersleben 11/1/44; enemy aircraft, crashed Bessenbinder Farm, Nieuw-Heeten, Raalte, Hol. Missing Air Crew Report 1932.

Last updated: 17. August 2017


B-17 42-31538 / Norah Details

Hit by FW 190s. Flew rudderles from the formation and collided with B-17 #42-31236 ‘Arch Bishop’


B-17 42-31538 / Norah Crew

Position Rank Name Status Note
P 2LT Perry Cavos KIA
CP 2LT Michael D. O'Grady KIA
BOMB 2LT Julius J. Monticone KIA
ENG/TT T/SGT Gerkin C. Norris Jr. KIA
RO S/SGT Howard Kline KIA
BT S/SGT George P. Amoroso KIA
WG S/SGT Samuel C. Sin KIA
WG S/SGT James J. Allie KIA
TG S/SGT Roger W. Collins KIA

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