B-17 Flying Fortress B-17 42-31631

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 42-31631



History of
B-17 42-31631

Delivered Denver 30/11/43; Gt Falls 7/12/43; Kearney 23/12/43; Assigned 818BS/483BG Tortorella 6/1/44; Sterparone 22/4/44; battle damaged Budapest 22/6/44 with Warren Owens, Kolb, Von Blon, Hulse, Konazski (9 Returned to Duty); Marcus, Pickett, Jackson, Jensen, Allinson, five bailed & return to base; Returned to the USA Hunter 26/6/45; 4168 Base Unit, South Plains, Texas 27/6/45; Reconstruction Finance Corporation (sold for scrap metal in USA) Kingman 30/11/45.

Last updated: 4. November 2017


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