B-17 Flying Fortress B-17 42-31643

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 42-31643


  • RCL: FO-X

MACR: 2877


History of
B-17 42-31643

Delivered Denver 1/12/43; Paine 4/12/43; Denver 5/12/43; Kearney 23/12/43; Prestwick 15/1/44; Assigned 527BS/379BG [FO-X] Kimbolton 24/1/44; Missing in Action Brunswick 30/1/44; enemy aircraft, crashed Bergen Aan See, Hol; Missing Air Crew Report 2877.

Last updated: 10. May 2017


B-17 42-31643 Details

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B-17 42-31643 Crew

Position Rank Name Status Note
P 1LT Donald E. Winter KIA
CP 2LT Joseph W. Wiley KIA
BOMB 2LT Edmund J. Torpey KIA
ENG/TT S/SGT John R. Fitzgerald KIA
RO S/SGT Richard C. Kausch KIA
BT S/SGT George A. Gardner KIA
WG S/SGT James C. Underwood KIA
WG SGT Alfred R. Falls KIA
TG SGT Floyd E. Hart KIA

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