B-17 Flying Fortress B-17 42-31847

B-17 Bomber Flying Fortress – The Queen Of The Skies 42-31847


MACR: 5827


History of
B-17 42-31847

Delivered Denver 25/12/43; Dallas 14/1/44; Lakeland 16/1/44; Morrison 2/2/44; Assigned 772BS/463BG Celone 14/2/44; Missing in Action Oradea, Rom. 2/6/44 with Ray Hanson, Co-pilot: Chas Townsend, Navigator: Joe Arborio, Bombardier: Jim Davis, Flight engineer/top turret gunner: Mike Janasko, Radio Operator: Francis Kriegshauser, Ball turret gunner: Buster Hoeffor, Waist gunner: Chas Houghtaling,Tail gunner: Sylvester Beyer (9 Returned to Duty); mech fault, crashed Taravice, Rom; Missing Air Crew Report 5827.

Last updated: 18. November 2018


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