B-17 Flying Fortress B-17 42-31835

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 42-31835


  • RCL: BG-A

MACR: 3802


History of
B-17 42-31835

Delivered Cheyenne 24/12/43; Kearney 12/1/44; Slated 388BG, transferred 334BS/95BG [BG-A] Horham 3/2/44; 14m, Missing in Action Rostock 11/4/44 with Delmar Miles, Co-pilot: George Ralph, Navigator: John Evan Lloyd, Flight engineer/top turret gunner: Sid Dengle, Radio Operator: Norbert C Wolfe, Ball turret gunner: Joe Williams, Waist gunner: Gordon Loud, Waist gunner: Clarence Feest,Tail gunner: Ollie Frisco (9 Prisoner of War); Bombardier: Oliver Andres (KIA-chute failed); enemy aircraft attack set ship afire, crashed Kritzenow, three miles SE of Rostock, Ger. Missing Air Crew Report 3802.

Last updated: 2. February 2024


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