B-17 Flying Fortress B-17 42-31785 / Slightly Dangerous II

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 42-31785 / Slightly Dangerous II


  • RCL: OE-N

MACR: 2797


History of
B-17 42-31785 / Slightly Dangerous II

Delivered Denver 14/12/43; Gt Falls 20/12/43; Denver 22/12/43; Kearney 1/1/44; Assigned 335BS/95BG [OE-N] Horham 4/2/44; 10m, Missing in Action Berlin 4/3/44 with Melvin Dunham, Co-pilot: Bob Renner, Navigator: John Matthews, Bombardier: Everett Lund, Flight engineer/top turret gunner: Marvin AndersonWounded in Action, Radio Operator: Warren Thompson, Ball turret gunner: Larry Pifer[Wounded in Action],Tail gunner: Fred Bittner (8 Prisoner of War); Waist gunner: Clarry Barstow, Waist gunner: Vince Aiello (2 Killed in Action); #1 feathered, failed to keep up with formation and crashed Hassel, two miles SE of Stendahl, Ger. Missing Air Crew Report 2797. SLIGHTLY DANGEROUS II.

Last updated: 25. July 2017


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